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NBA Draft 2021: Wizards invite 3, including Trey Murphy, III to Thursday workouts

The Virginia guard is someone who Washington could select with the No. 15 overall pick.

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Trey Murphy is coming to Washington for workouts.
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The Washington Wizards announced that three players will come in tomorrow for workouts. They are:

  • Jordan Goodwin, G, St. Louis
  • Trey Murphy, III, G, Virginia
  • Kyree Walker, F, Chamelon BX

Of the three prospects, Murphy is the highest ranked. Matt Modderno had him in a 25 prospect Big Board and he is consistently in the Top 25 on Big Boards from NBADraft.Net to

Murphy came to UVA after two years at Rice, where he averaged 11.3 points per game and made 43.3 percent of his three-pointers (52-of-120 attempts). Since the Cavaliers only played 25 games last season, Murphy averaged more than two made three-point shots per game.

Of the other prospects, Goodwin is a four-year player from Saint Louis where he was part of the Atlantic-10 All-Defensive Team and the All-Atlantic 10 Conference as a whole. The Billikens made the first round of the NIT tournament last season and also made an appearance in the 2019 NCAA tournament.

Walker is taking a different approach to getting drafted than most others. He didn’t go to college and he also didn’t go to the G-League. Instead, he is with Chameleon BX, a 12-month personalized training program to get ready for the Draft. He was the MaxPreps National Freshman of the Year in 2017 and received offers from many top Division I programs like Michigan and Kansas among others, according to a release issued by the Wizards.

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