Aussie Maker, Cameroon’s Eboua enter NBA Draft: reports

first_img Eboua, 20, told ESPN he has submitted paperwork to the NBA to ensure his draft eligibility. He was seen by Italian scouts while playing in college at Douala and moved to Rome in 2015. This past season, Eboua scored 7.4 points and grabbed 5.3 rebounds a game with VL Pesaro of the Italian league. “This last year in Pesaro was a great experience for me,” Eboua told ESPN. “They provided a wonderful atmosphere to get better in and I definitely tried to take advantage of that as much as possible. Read Also: UEFA open to seasons ending early due to COVID-19 “I believe NBA teams saw the energy, athleticism, competitiveness I bring every moment I am on the floor and that I’m definitely not afraid of a little contact.” Eboua says he has been working out in Italy but hopes to relocate to Southern California when possible and continue his training there. FacebookTwitterWhatsAppEmail分享 Kenyan-born Australian teen Makur Maker, a cousin of NBA player Thon Maker, and Cameroonian forward Paul Eboua, who played in Italy, are entering the 2020 NBA Draft, ESPN reported Saturday. Detroit Pistons forward Thon Maker could be welcoming a cousin into the NBA, with Kenyan-born Australian Makur Maker reportedly making himself available for the 2020 NBA Draft Both hope to be chosen in the NBA Draft that is set for June 25 in New York, but it could be postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic that has shut down the league since March 12. Maker, a 6-foot-11 (2.11m) center who most recently played at an Arizona prep school, was born to South Sudanese parents in Kenya but moved to Perth at the age of one in 2001 then relocated to the United States in 2015. Maker, 19, is a mobile big man with ballhandling skills who impressed scouts last summer with a Southern California amateur club. Detroit Pistons forward Thon Maker and Matur Maker, who plays on a Houston Rockets developmental team, are his cousins.Advertisement Loading… center_img Promoted Content8 Things That Will Happen If An Asteroid Hits EarthSuperhero Castings That People Hated But Were AmazingA Hurricane Can Be As Powerful As 10 Atomic BombsA Guy Turns Gray Walls And Simple Bricks Into Works Of ArtWho Is The Most Powerful Woman On Earth?Best & Worst Celebrity Endorsed Games Ever MadeCristiano Ronaldo Turns His Hotels Into Coronavirus Hospitals?Playing Games For Hours Can Do This To Your Body10 Awesome TV Series That Got Cancelled Way Too Soon7 Of The Wealthiest Universities In The World8 Superfoods For Growing Hair Back And Stimulating Its Growth10 Disney Characters Who Would Make Great Role Modelslast_img read more

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