Looking into Ivan Rabb’s NBA draft profile

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By the end of his freshman season, Ivan Rabb had put himself in the best position possible to not only get drafted, but to be selected in the lottery along with teammate and eventual No. 3 overall pick Jaylen Brown. A year and some change removed from his decision, Rabb’s stock has universally fallen in Mock Drafts as teams prepare for what is expected to be a star-studded class of 2017 featuring Markelle Fultz, Lonzo Ball and Josh Jackson, among others.
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Jabari Bird strives to etch out NBA career following 4 years at Cal

With the 2017 NBA draft less than 24 hours away, the Bay Area product finds himself on the outside looking in, hanging under the radar of Mock Drafts around the board, most of which do not project him being selected. Bird has put himself in the best position possible to be drafted in the weeks leading up to the draft, working out with the Atlanta Hawks, Indiana Pacers, Los Angeles Lakers, Miami Heat, Philadelphia 76ers and Sacramento Kings.
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