A resource acquainted with Tatum’s solo workout stated he impressed together with his shot-making and hard work within the drills he took part in.
Boston formerly saw Tatum exercise in La, but Monday was the very first time Tatum visited the celts.
Boston can also be strongly thinking about Kansas newcomer Josh Jackson, sources told . Celtics gm Danny Ainge told he was looking to get both Jackson and UCLA prospect Lonzo Ball to sort out for his team before Thursday’s draft.
BOSTON — As the Celtics anticipated league approval of the reported swap for that No. 3 pick, the franchise evaluated a brand new prospect the very first time: Jayson Tatum, based on a resource.
The franchise is constantly on the sharpen on who it’ll select carrying out a do business with Philadelphia that transmits no. 1 pick towards the 76ers for that No. 3 selection along with a future first-rounder. That trade is made official Monday mid-day.
The Celts and 76ers have decided to swap the Nos. one and three picks in Thursday’s draft, and Philadelphia is anticipated to pick former Washington guard Markelle Fultz at No. 1, sources told The Undefeated’s Marc Spears.
A league source told that Tatum — a 6-feet-8 forward who averaged 16.8 points, 7.3 rebounds, 1.3 steals and 1.1 blocks per game in the lone season at Duke — labored out for that Celtics in their practice facility in Waltham, Massachusetts.