Clutch Points "Cade Cunningham was the clear-cut, No. 1 prospect for just about everyone entering the 2021 NBA Draft. The Detroit Pistons agreed and took him with the first pick. That hasn’t stopped Houston Rockets rookie and the No. 2 overall pick, Jalen Green, from speaking his..." August 10
SB Nation "Jalen Green was always destined to get buckets in the NBA. He was already a consensus five-star recruit by the time he entered high school, and arguably the most famous teenage hooper of his generation this side of Zion Williamson and LaMelo Ball by the time he left it. Green’s ridiculous..." August 09
CBS Sports "The Houston Rockets have selected guard Jalen Green from the G-League Ignite team with the No. 2 pick in the 2021 NBA Draft. The 19-year-old prospect thrived playing against far older players in the G-League last season by averaging 17.9 points, 4.1 rebounds and 2.8 assists on..." July 29
"The Toronto Raptors’ NBA Draft decision is looking like it’ll be a lot more straightforward.
The Raptors hold the fourth overall selection tonight, but it appears that they might actually be the first team to have some level of suspense about their pick.
GQ "Jalen Green doesn’t think he’s famous. He blushes and squirms when I try to explain his celebrity to him, even saying at one point, “I'm not going to be playing basketball forever. That’s going to come to an end one day.” But the fact is that he was a local..." July 29
The Score "Jalen Green will be among the first players to hear his name called in Thursday's NBA draft, but years earlier, he was simply looking for an opportunity. Few had a better perspective of his humble basketball beginnings than Arizona State standout Josh Christopher, a former..." July 27
The Score "Oklahoma State star Cade Cunningham might not be a lock for the No. 1 pick after all. The Detroit Pistons continue to deliberate on who to select with the first pick in Thursday's NBA Draft, with Cunningham, Jalen Green, and Evan Mobley all under..." July 26
Cavs Nation "The Cleveland Cavaliers hold the No. 3 pick in the upcoming 2021 NBA Draft. Most fans and experts expect the Cavs to land anyone from the trio of Evan Mobley, Jalen Green, and Jalen Suggs, but are we in for an earth-shaking surprise from Cleveland’s front office? According..." July 26
Hoops Rumors "After hosting Cade Cunningham for a visit, the Pistons are set to bring in two more top prospects – Jalen Green and Jalen Suggs – for private workouts in the coming days, according to Jonathan Givony and Adrian Wojnarowski of..." July 20
ESPN "Twenty players have received invitations to attend the 2021 NBA draft and sit in the green room, sources told ESPN. Cade Cunningham, Jalen Green, Evan Mobley, Jalen Suggs, Jonathan Kuminga, Scottie Barnes, Davion Mitchell, James Bouknight, Keon..." July 20
NBA Analysis "Opting to play in the G-League this year instead of going the traditional collegiate route to the NBA, Jalen Green finds himself as one of this year’s best draft prospects. The 6’6” shooting guard is arguably the most athletic player in this year’s draft class and with..." July 17
Clutch Points "After making the playoffs the year before, the Toronto Raptors finished the 2020-21 NBA season with an abysmal record of 27-45. Despite just having the 7th best odds to win the 2021 NBA Draft, they instead climbed up to number 4 on the draft board. This draft class certainly..." July 17
Clutch Points "Jalen Green is set to make a huge splash entering the 2021 NBA Draft as a projected top-three pick. The freakishly athletic young stud from the G League Ignite program is arguably the best long-term prospect among this loaded draft class and has the potential to instantly upgrade any team and..." July 16
Larry Brown Sports "The Houston Rockets have the No. 2 overall pick in this year’s draft, and one of their young cornerstones seems to be nudging them to go in a particular direction with the pick. Rockets guard Kevin Porter Jr. posted a cryptic tweet on Saturday where he declared, “I’m..." July 10
NBA Analysis "The Houston Rockets went 17-55 in the 2020-21 regular season. They finished the season with the worst record in the league but needed some luck during the NBA Draft Lottery. Had their pick dropped outside of the top-four, it would have been sent to the Oklahoma City Thunder. Luckily..." July 08
Clutch Points "Jalen Green might not have the same kind of national profile as other prospects in the upcoming NBA draft, but he is the perfect choice for the Houston Rockets with the No. 2 overall selection. Nothing is assured at this point in the pre-draft process, but there is a general..." July 05
"Bobby Brown, the former NBA guard, would ask the same question to teammate Jalen Green every day. The two were in the Orlando bubble playing with the G League Ignite and Green was the rookie.
“What hairstyle are you gonna have today Jalen?”
NBA.com "Before he turned 15, Jalen Green was collecting Division I scholarship offers the way his peers might clamor for basketball cards of their NBA idols. At 16, he was MVP of the FIBA U-17 Basketball World Cup while leading the United States national team to the gold medal. At 18, he signed to play..." July 02
Cavs Nation "Jalen Green knows that the Cleveland Cavaliers are poised to pick third in this year’s NBA draft. The Cavs are known to have chosen some of the best and worst picks in history. LeBron James, whom they drafted in 2003, eventually earned them a championship. Kyrie..." July 02
Bleacher Report "The Houston Rockets are evaluating options with the No. 2 pick in the 2021 NBA draft and reportedly have their eyes on Jalen Green. Per ESPN's Jonathan Givony, opposing teams think the Rockets will prioritize Green's "shot creation and playmaking..." June 29
NBA Analysis "Things have not gone well in Detroit over the years, as the Pistons franchise has had back-to-back seasons with just 20-wins, but their fortunes may have finally changed for the better! The Detroit Pistons won this year’s draft lottery and as a result, are on the clock with the 1st pick..." June 25
Hoops Rumors "Jalen Green doesn’t lack confidence when talking about his draft prospects. In an interview with Farbod Esnaashari of Bleacher Report, Green discusses his experiences with the G League Ignite, his decision to skip college basketball, and how he thinks he measures up against the..." May 30
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