Mikal Bridges RUMORS & NEWS

Mikal Bridges

Position Guard
Height 6'6"
Weight 210 lbs
Birthplace Malvern, Pennsylvania
Current Team Villanova
  • Sixers could make draft day moves to land Mikal Bridges

    Hoops Rumors "The Sixers don’t have room on their roster to accommodate all six picks that they own, so expect a trade or two by draft night, writes Keith Pompey of The Philadelphia Inquirer. Philadelphia heads into Thursday’s draft with the 10th and 26th selections in the first round, plus Nos...." June 17

  • Mikal Bridges says he would be 'perfect fit' for Sixers after workout

    NBC Sports Philadelphia "Mikal Bridges is a familiar face to the Sixers. He won championships with the Villanova Wildcats, played high school ball locally at Great Valley High School, and his mother works in the Sixers' organization. The team had a good idea of what it would see when the..." June 13

  • Mikal Bridges: Why I would be great Knicks pick

    New York Post "Villanova junior Mikal Bridges has heard the chatter about being a perfect fit with the Knicks — and he embraces the potential of playing full time at the Garden. In fact, Bridges believes he’s had more success at the Garden than anywhere else, and he’s won two NCAA..." June 07

  • Mikal Bridges feels he would fit ‘perfectly’ with Bulls

    Larry Brown Sports "NBA draft picks have little say in where they land, but former Villanova swingman Mikal Bridges is certainly hoping that he ends up on a certain team. Bridges worked out for the Chicago Bulls on Monday, and the team made him available for the media, where he offered effusive praise..." June 04

  • Villanova hero: Mikal Bridges could be ‘All-Star’ for Knicks

    New York Post "Villanova guard Donte DiVincenzo was the red-headed hero of the NCAA Championship game last month, but he believes his teammate Mikal Bridges can become the hero of New York. That is, if Bridges drops to No. 9. “I think he’s top five, personally — as a character..." May 17

  • Could landing Michael Porter or Mikal Bridges speed up the Bulls’ timetable?

    Chicago Sun-Times "Praying to win the lucky-door prize like some 82-year-old retiree at the weekly bingo hall isn’t exactly how John Paxson wants to spend his Aprils. The Bulls’ vice president of basketball operations greeted what went down Friday with a smile on his face, but he doesn’t want to make a habit of..." April 16

  • Knicks passing on pair of Bridges for another point guard?

    Newark Star-Ledger "Well this would cause some uproar in New York. With the Knicks staring down the barrel of a critical offseason, every single move will be scrutinized over the next few months. That includes how the team approaches Jeff Hornacek's future, Kristaps Porzingis' injury recovery, trades, free agency..." March 29

  • Mikal vs. Miles Bridges: Two draft options if Knicks’ tank fails

    New York Post "The Knicks’ final 23 games after the All-Star break are only a series of “Bridges’’ to their next date of import: the May 15 draft lottery. Pun intended. If the lottery were held now, the Knicks would hold the ninth-best odds with a 23-36 record and a league-high eight-game losing streak..." February 16

2017-2018 NBA Draft Projections

# Team Player School/Team
1 Suns DeAndre Ayton Arizona
2 Kings Marvin Bagley III Duke
3 Hawks Luka Doncic Real Madrid
4 Grizzlies Jaren Jackson Jr. Michigan St
5 Mavericks Mohamed Bamba Texas
6 Magic Michael Porter Jr. Missouri
7 Bulls Trae Young Oklahoma
8 Cavaliers* Collin Sexton Alabama
9 Knicks Kevin Knox Kentucky
10 76ers Mikal Bridges Villanova

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