NBA training and FIBA U18 tournament follow-up for the Villanovans
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Here is a quick overview of Villanova news…
The Milwaukee Bucks host Villanova guard Collin Gillespie for pre-draft practice.
— Sean Wright (@SeanWrightNBA) June 9, 2022
Villanova’s Collin Gillespie practiced for the Pacers on Wednesday and the Bucks today.
Then, workouts are scheduled with the Suns, Nuggets, Jazz and Blazers.
— Scott Agness (@ScottAgness) June 10, 2022
Villanova PG Collin Gillespie ticks a lot of boxes. But despite that, should the Atlanta Hawks consider selecting him 44th overall in the NBA Draft?
—Olivier Dumont (@ODLiiV) June 8, 2022
Cam Whitmore and Mark Armstrong with Team USA at the FIBA U18 Americas Championship
Whitmore averages 14ppg while Armstrong averages 8.3. The United States takes on Mexico in the quarterfinals at 10 p.m. ET on Friday. Watch the live stream here.
Keep loving Cam Whitmore’s aggressive and explosive approach at all times. Can shoot the ball deep but also plays like he has a vendetta against the rim. He posted 24 points (11-13 FG) in just 20 minutes against Puerto Rico – excited for next year at Villanova. pic.twitter.com/ocDbU4tiZW
— Derek Murray (@DMurrayHoops) June 10, 2022
Kyle Neptune’s ‘really overnight’ return to Villanova as head coach – and goalkeeper | Athleticism
After Jay Wright’s stunning retirement announcement, the culture of the Wildcats is in the hands of his 37-year-old successor.
Gonzaga Bulldogs up, Villanova Wildcats down in Way-Too-Early Top 25 ranking | ESPN
The potential returns of Drew Timme and Julian Strawther could mean big things for the Zags in 2022-23. Nova goes from #10 to #16…
The Charlotte Hornets organize a third round of training before the draft | IF
Other prospects are heading to Charlotte, including Collin Gillespie.
Kyle Neptune’s Brooklyn roots led him to replace Jay Wright at Villanova | Philadelphia plaintiff
The hoops tradition in Brooklyn dates back to Connie Hawkins, Billy Cunningham and World B. Free. For Neptune, who succeeds Jay Wright at Villanova, it was his basketball education.
Could former Villanova men’s basketball coach Jay Wright be heading for an NBA front office? | Landon Buford
Earlier this year, Jay Wright opted out of coaching citing that he “didn’t have the edge I always had, according to ESPN.
Retired Villanova coach Jay Wright to join Night in Venice as Grand Marshal
A Guide to All the NBA Cameos in Adam Sandler’s ‘Hustle’ | VULTURE
Adam Sandler’s Netflix movie “Hustle” features cameos from NBA stars past and present, from Philadelphia 76ers royalty to superfans, analysts and commentators you may know.