Darius Garland RUMORS & NEWS

Darius Garland

Position Point guard
Height 0'0"
Weight 175 lb lbs
Birthplace Gary, Indiana
Current Team Vanderbilt
  • Cleveland Cavaliers select Darius Garland at No. 5 in 2019 NBA Draft

    Fox 8 Cleveland "The Cleveland Cavaliers are adding new talent to their roster during the 2019 NBA Draft. The draft officially kicked off at 7 p.m. As widely predicted, the New Orleans Pelicans, who won the No. 1 overall pick in the draft lottery,  took Zion Williamson from..." June 20

  • Darius Garland remains on Knicks radar after last-minute meeting

    New York Daily News "Fresh off his last-minute workout with the Knicks, Darius Garland strolled inside the hotel lobby and reiterated a belief that he’s the best point guard in the draft — better than Ja Morant. “For sure,” Garland said. Garland is a wild card in a Knicks..." June 20

  • Darius Garland To Conduct Last-Minute Workout With Knicks

    Real GM Basketball "Darius Garland will conduct a last-minute workout on Wednesday for the New York Knicks. The Knicks own the No. 3 pick and will consider him with that selection. The Knicks have been most strongly tied to R.J. Barrett with the No. 3 pick. " June 18

  • Report: Bulls looking to trade up for Vanderbilt point guard Darius Garland

    NBC Sports Chicago "NBA Draft week is filled with rumors that never come to fruition, so take this with a grain of salt. The Bulls are reportedly interested in trading up to draft Vanderbilt point guard Darius Garland. That report from ESPN's Jonathan Givony comes in the wake of him also..." June 18

  • NBA Rumors: Celtics interested in trading up to No. 4

    Sporting News "The Celtics aren't satisfied with picking 14th in the NBA Draft. Boston is looking into trading up to No. 4, according to ESPN. The team has its eye on Vanderbilt guard Darius Garland with that pick.

    June 18

  • Darius Garland believes he’s the ‘best guard’ in 2019 draft

    ESPN "If Thursday's NBA draft truly has a steep drop-off in talent beyond the presumed top two picks in Duke's Zion Williamson and Murray State's Ja Morant, somebody forgot to tell Vanderbilt's Darius Garland. The 6-foot-2 guard, who left school after playing just five games..." June 16

  • Darius Garland works out with Lakers’ LeBron James

    Clutch Points "The Los Angeles Lakers will have a decision to make on the fourth pick in this year’s draft. If they decide to keep it, a lot of talented prospects will be available when their turn comes. One of those options is Vanderbilt’s Darius Garland. LeBron James gave him a test..." June 09

  • Darius Garland hasn’t been lobbying LeBron James to get drafted by Lakers, says Kobe Bryant

    Clutch Points "Vanderbilt guard Darius Garland says he hasn’t been lobbying LeBron James to get drafted by the Los Angeles Lakers, adding that Kobe Bryant was his favorite player growing up. Garland is part of the same sports agency as James, Klutch Sports. The Lakers have the fourth overall..." June 08

  • Zion Williamson leads 9 invited to draft green room

    ESPN "Nine players received invitations to attend the NBA draft and sit in the green room, a source told ESPN. Zion Williamson, Ja Morant, RJ Barrett, Darius Garland, De'Andre Hunter, Jarrett Culver, Coby White, Cam Reddish and Jaxson Hayes received the first batch of invites, the..." June 08

  • Los Angeles high on Darius Garland, De’Andre Hunter

    Clutch Points "The Los Angeles Lakers didn’t actually win the draft lottery. But the purple and gold certainly felt like winners on May 14th regardless, entering lottery night with just a 9.4 percent chance of earning a top-five pick, and leaving with the No. 4 overall selection. The Lakers..." May 27

  • NBA Draft Combine's Biggest Mystery: How Good Is Darius Garland?

    Bleacher Report "Vanderbilt's Darius Garland’s name is trending in NBA circles at the combine despite leaving before the event really got started.  He wasn't expected to play, coming off a torn meniscus and a preseason lottery projection, but departing early Wednesday, per The..." May 18

  • Darius Garland could be drafted by Lakers or Cavs in trade possibility

    Clutch Points "The Cleveland Cavaliers were one of many teams that left the NBA Draft Lottery feeling somewhat disappointed. The Cavs initially shared the best odds of landing the top overall pick, but instead fell to the no. 5 position. Whereas Cleveland had hoped for the chance to draft one of..." May 18

  • Sources: Belief Is Suns Promised Darius Garland

    Bleacher Report "Darius Garland seems likely to be a top-six pick at this year's NBA draft. According to B/R's Jonathan Wasserman there's "some belief among NBA teams that Garland left the combine with a promise from the Phoenix..." May 16


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