ESPN Draft Analysts Jonathan Givony and Mike Schmitz

ESPN Draft Analysts Jonathan Givony and Mike Schmitz

The Woj Pod - November 10, 2018 - 44:05

ESPN NBA Draft analysts Jonathan Givony and Mike Schmitz join the Woj Pod to discuss Duke’s freshmen class of RJ Barrett, Zion Williamson and Cam Reddish who could go 1-2-3 in the June Draft, the surging NBA rookie class -- including Dallas’ Luka Doncic and Memphis’ Jaren Jackson, the impasse in NBA-NBPA negotiations on ending the one-and-done rule, and much, much more. 1:30: Duke freshmen R.J. Barrett and Zion Williamson dominating Kentucky in their first game. 4:00: NBA scouts loving Barrett’s competitive drive. 6:24: Will Barrett, Williamson and Cam Reddish competing to be the No. 1 pick have an impact on Duke? 8:06: Why it will be a difficult choice for whichever team has the No. 1 pick. 12:14: How the changing style of play in the NBA impacts the draft. 15:38: The strengths and weaknesses of the 2019 draft. 17:47: The impressive start to Luka Doncic’s career in Dallas. 21:19: Jaren Jackson Jr. moving into the starting lineup and producing for the Grizzlies. 24:53: Negotiations for the end of the one-and-done rule stalled because of agents wanting to keep control over player medical records. 32:30: The importance of ownership in team building and how the G League could factor into age-limit negotiations. 36:29: Players and front office members not really wanting the age limit to change. 39:23: The NCAA wanting everyone else to change so they don’t have to change their business. 40:11: The upcoming games and tournaments that NBA teams will be scouting.

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