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Columbia Daily Tribune Jun 22, 2018

NBA Draft eye opener for Jontay Porter

Michael Porter Jr. was the talk of Thursday’s NBA Draft. Well, specifically his back, which limited his time on the court at Missouri to 53 minutes.It was talked about before the draft special began and throughout the night as name after name came off the board before him.Sitting with him were his family, his agent, Mark Bartelstein and Missouri coach Cuonzo Martin. Porter Jr. tried hard not to show the stress he was going through.His parents, Michael Sr. and Lisa, [...]
Columbia Daily Tribune Jun 21, 2018

Michael Porter Jr., drafted No. 14 by Denver Nuggets

Michael Porter Jr., once thought of as a top-two pick in the 2018 NBA Draft before he began his Missouri career, slid much further than originally expected Thursday evening.Twenty-four hours before the draft, despite playing just 53 minutes at Missouri, Porter was expected to be a top-10 pick.He fell even further.The Denver Nuggets selected Porter with the No. 14 pick in Thursday’s NBA Draft. With the selection, Porter became the first Missouri player drafted [...]
Detroit Free Press Jun 20, 2018
Game of risk: Missouri's Michael Porter Jr. hopes NBA teams see potential, not health woes

Game of risk: Missouri's Michael Porter Jr. hopes NBA teams see potential, not health woes

Michael Porter Jr., who played just 53 minutes his freshman season for Missouri because of back surgery, entered the NBA draft shrouded in mystery.        
Detroit Free Press Jun 20, 2018
2018 NBA mock draft 4.0: Kings snag Marvin Bagley III, Michael Porter Jr. stays in top 5

2018 NBA mock draft 4.0: Kings snag Marvin Bagley III, Michael Porter Jr. stays in top 5

USA TODAY Sports final NBA mock draft has Michael Porter Jr. sticking in the top five despite questions surrounding his back.        
Columbia Daily Tribune Jun 20, 2018

Making sense of Michael Porter Jr.'s draft projections

Entering his freshman year at Missouri, Michael Porter Jr. was considered to be one of the top 2018 NBA prospects.The No. 1 player in the 2017 class, according to Rivals.com, had all the tools to make the jump to the NBA, many experts said.  The 6-foot-10 forward showed the [...]
Arizona Daily Star Jun 20, 2018
NBA Draft Porter Basketball

NBA Draft Porter Basketball

FILE - In this March 8, 2018, file photo, Missouri's Michael Porter Jr. pulls down a rebound during the second half in an NCAA college basketball game against Georgia at the Southeastern Conference tournament, in St. Louis. Michael Porter Jr.…
Kansas City Star Jun 19, 2018

MU's Porter, KU's Preston are the NBA Draft's mystery prospects. Is that good or bad?

Michael Porter Jr. is still destined for the NBA and the millions of dollars that come with it, but after a disappointing season at Missouri that included just three games, …

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