NBA Draft 2020 Prospects: 10 International Talents who will make headlines on Nov 18

NBA Draft Prospects 2020: The NBA Draft 2020 is just 2 days away from kicking off virtually. The young players and their families sit in anticipation to see which team inducts them into their roster. Teams have contacted their prospects, held Zoom calls, and some have even met the players in person.

A lot of international players have come into the NBA and made it big. Some of the best international players to be a part of the NBA Draft are Dirk Nowitzki, Yoa Ming, Dikembe Mutombo, Manu Ginobili, and Steve Nash.

The NBA was far from the international brand it is today when originally it was called the Basketball Association of America. But even then there was an international presence, with five foreign players during the inaugural campaign.

Also Read: NBA 2020: Early Start Good News for Players, will get grants of $500mn

The NBA Draft has had an abundance of international talent over the years. Even though the NBA Draf 2020 is being viewed as a weak draft, NBA talent scouts have spent a lot of time overseas this winter to scout international league competition.

Top 10 international prospects in NBA Draft 2020:

1. Deni Avdija – F – 6’8” – Maccabi Tel Aviv