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Chicago Bulls potential draft prospect: Donte DiVincenzo

Is Donte DiVincenzo a good fit for the Chicago Bulls with their late first-round draft pick in the 2018 NBA Draft?

Let’s take a look at potential draft target Donte DiVincenzo. One of DiVincenzo’s most underrated assets is his ability to defend extremely well – especially for his position. The defensive ability of Dunn and DiVincenzo would make up for LaVine’s defensive deficiencies. Those are huge numbers for DiVincenzo and much better than expected. He holds a journalism degree from Indiana University (yes he left San Diego for Bloomington, Indiana voluntarily).

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Donte DiVincenzo Lit Up The Combine, Should Stay In The 2018 NBA Draft

Donte DiVincenzo lit up the NBA scouting combine and should stay in the 2018 NBA Draft as a result.

And he can do it right away in the NBA. As Beantown knows, coaching is important. Borgata Designing New Venue For Sports Betting Atlantic City's Borgata says they will take sports bets on the first day state regulators allow it. He's grown over an inch since last year according to the measurements. DiVincenzo averaged 13.4 points, 4.8 rebounds, and 3.5 assists per game while shooting over 40 percent from three last season.

Villanova's NBA draft prospect update: Where the mock drafts have Jalen Brunson, Donte DiVincenzo going

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They may be priced out of keeping Marcus Smart this summer and Terry Rozier the next, and adding a guy like Brunson would be a prudent move for long-term backcourt depth. I'm aware of that. I didn't realize how athletic and strong he was. Kevin Love to miss Game 7 of Celtics vs. CBS Broadcasting Inc. Huerter is ranked No. Those are impressive numbers for anyone but DiVincenzo did this primarily off the bench while sharing the spotlight with guys like Jalen Brunson , Mikal Bridges , and Omari Spellman .

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He actually lines up pretty well with Denver Nuggets guard Gary Harris . Could Jalen Brunson be a Sixers rival next season? Brunson’s otherworldly feel for the game and shooting ability makes him one of the safest bets in the draft to have a long career. Now No. Villanova has one lottery pick -- forward Mikal Bridges -- and a likely first-round pick with national player of the year Jalen Brunson in the June draft.

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It was clearly a good choice for DiVincenzo as he’s had one of the most impressive combine performances that we’ve seen this year. Your privacy is safe with us. When you look at his numbers last year, DiVincenzo was clearly on a path to being Nova’s best player in 2018-19. Great first half from Donte DiVincenzo. DiVincenzo could have played himself into the first round with his 31-point explosion in the national title game.

Donte DiVicenzo, Omari Spellman draw interest from Celtics ahead of 2018 NBA Draft

Villanova University’s Donte DiVincenzo and Omari Spellman have drawn the Boston Celtics interest ahead of the 2018 NBA Draft.

Ryan McDonough: Overwhelming likelihood Suns keep No. But after the NCAA Tournament, DiVincenzo decided to test the draft waters and it’s looking more than ever like he’ll be a first-round pick in this years NBA draft – not next years. His standing vertical (34.5″) was the best at the combine, and his max vertical (42.0″) was tied for the best. We’ll never pass along your email address to spammers, scammers, or the like.

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Celtics vs. Scores with swagger and can shoot. Bonneville International. During the NCAA Tournament, DiVincenzo averaged 15 points, 3.8 assists, and 5.5 rebounds in 27.5 minutes per game. His off-the-charts athleticism would make for an exciting pairing next to freak athlete and 2x Slam Dunk Champion, Zach LaVine . Donte DiVincenzo became a household name with his star-turn during the final of the 2018 NCAA Tournament .

NBA Combine notebook: DiVincenzo, Huerter impress in 5-on-5 play

The NBA Combine's 5-on-5 scrimmages wrapped up on Friday and two sharpshooters stood out that could both be available when the Suns pick at Nos. 16 and 31.

Since the end of Villanova's national championship season, DiVincenzo has traveled to South Dakota to work out with retired NBA guard Kirk Hinrich. By: Quenton S. This site is neither endorsed, nor sponsored by, nor affiliated with Boston Celtics or NBA Properties LLC. Was my pick for the Suns at 31 in my latest mock. Terms of Use and Privacy Policy . He capped off his nice tournament run with an incredible 31 point, 5 rebound, and 3 assist performance in the National Championship game.

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Hit one deeeep NBA 3. At this point, they’ve already drafted two players, and other teams will likely look to make an offer for No. That's something that I can show teams to stand out. According to Philadelphia-based sportswriter Keith Pompey, Spellman worked out for the Celtics ahead of the NBA Draft Combine and DiVincenzo will have a private workout with the Celtics on Monday . Notify me of new comments via email.

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DiVincenzo measured in at 6’3.5″ inches without shoes, with a 6’6″ wingspan and he weighed in at 200.6 pounds, with just five percent body fat. If DiVincenzo goes back to Villanova, it should be because he truly loves school. Really playing confidently. What's the future of the Sixers roster? We got a lot of shots up, worked on different finishes. Spellman, a 6-foot-9, 260 pound freshman, averaged 10.9 points, 8.0 rebounds, 1.5 blocks and 0.7 steals per game last season.

Looks automatic from NBA range with his feet set. EEO Public File Report . He also added two nasty blocks to his National Title resume. If the Bulls wanted to go with a small and athletic lineup at certain junctures of the game, they could roll out a lineup consisting of Kris Dunn , Zach LaVine, and Donte DiVincenzo. During athletic testing, the man known as “The Big Ragu,” busted out a combine-best standing vertical leap of 34.5 inches, and tied for the best max vertical leap at 42 inches.

Villanova’s NCAA tournament run and the efficient play of their floor general might cause the Warriors to take a look at the versatility and shot-making prowess of the Wooden Award winner. Yahoo!-ABC News Network | © 2018 ABC News Internet Ventures. Said Hinrich: "I see him as a very unique guy and almost hard to compare to anyone else in the NBA, which I think is a positive. DiVincenzo, a 6-foot-5, 200 pound junior, averaged 13.4 points, 4.8 rebounds, 3.5 assists and 1.1 steals per game last season.