PODCAST: NBA hits Chicago — Inside the draft lottery and combine, plus Pacers GM Chad Buchanan
The NBA spent the last week in Chicago for the draft lottery, then the combine. I'll discuss my unique opportunity and the value of the combine.
On this episode of the Fieldhouse Files, I’ll share my experience from Chicago — inside the drawing room at the draft lottery and attending the draft combine. Then, I answer fan questions.
Among the items discussed on this episode:
The NBA world gathering in Chicago.
Being one of two local reporters inside the drawing room at the draft lottery.
1-on-1 with Pacers general manager Chad Buchanan immediately afterward. (15:00)
Full schedules last week for team evaluators.
Value of the draft combine — for players and teams.
Plus, your questions answered.
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