When the 2022 NBA Draft rolls around in late June, odds are that Gonzaga center Chet Holmgren has his named called over the first three picks. In fact, many experts anticipate the Orlando Magic will select him at No. 1 overall.

And Holmgren certainly isn’t lacking any confidence. Whether he goes first overall or slips to No. 10, the WCC Defensive Player of the Year envisions a rapid ascension.