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Valley native Jalen Green expected to be a top pick in 2021 NBA Draft – Fresno, California

Fresno, California 2021-07-28 22:56:03 –

Fresno, CA (KFSN)-The NBA Draft aired Thursday evening at 5pm on ABC30 and is excited to see which team chose Fresno’s Jalen Green.

Valley sports fans will say he’s the best player in the NBA Draft, but that all comes down to the team’s most pressing needs.

6’5 “19 years old wants to learn where his NBA career begins.

Former San Antonio Ospar and Bruce Bowen of Edison High School have been watching Jalen’s growth for the past five years.

“I’m very excited about his endless ceiling, and now when it comes to the NBA, it’s a business,” Bowen said.

Defense stopper Bowen already knows that the team will adjust their plans to confuse Jalen.

Bruce wants to land with a solid team of veterans to help Green adapt to a professional lifestyle.

He explained: “The business side of Dale is how to eat and care for the body in 82 games of the season. What do you do to learn more about the game, even if you spend it physically? Watching a movie mosquito?”

Jalen Green hasn’t been selected for the NBA team yet, but he’s already giving back. He refurbished the court he was playing at Collijan Park.

“It’s surreal in a way. I didn’t expect to come here. I came from nothing. I wasn’t a basketball player at first, so it’s a blessing.”

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Jalen already has an approval deal with Adidas and a rookie card deal with Panini, which owns brands such as Donruss, NBA Hoops and Prizm.

Jason Howarth, Panini’s Vice President of Marketing, said, “He’s a collector’s player that fans want to collect no matter where they choose. Buildings are the energy that feeds you. It’s definitely Jalen going for him. That’s what it is. “

Green left San Joaquin Memorial three years after him to play in Napa’s Prolifec Prep. After that, I participated in the NBAG League.

Bowen said Valley Hoop fans should hire the NBA team who chose Jalen Green.

Bruce said, “For everyone who is watching this now, you go to support our local talent. I don’t want to hear everyone talking, well, I really I’m a Lakers fan. I don’t want to hear that. Dale has been doing it to me forever, so you guys support our local talent. Keep Dale. I’m sorry. “

In fact, after Bruce Bowen’s beef, we were out of time.

To find out where Jalen Green is heading, Detroit chooses first, Houston comes second, followed by Cleveland, Toronto and Orlando.

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