List of players reportedly invited to NBA Draft green room

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USA TODAY's Sam Amick reported Thursday that Sacramento now is focusing on Duke forward Marvin Bagley III, Missouri forward Michael Porter Jr. and Real Madrid guard Luka Doncic.

It seems that with the exception of Luka Doncic who will not be able to attend the draft, no other European player is considered a lock for the lottery of the upcoming National Basketball Association draft.

Porter could go anywhere from second to ninth, if various mock drafts are to be believed.

None of the 19 prospects invited to attend the first round of Thursday's National Basketball Association draft at the Barclays Center in New York City are foreign-league players, ESPN reported Saturday.

The NBA draft will be held on Thursday, June 21.

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Bancroft was subsequently whacked with a nine-month ban from worldwide and first-class cricket by Cricket Australia. The Sri Lankans contained the home side with excellent bowling, trapping Smith and tricking Dowrich.

Porter missed nearly all of Missouri's 2017-18 basketball season after undergoing back surgery after the Tigers played just a couple games. Porter was cleared to play in March and participated in two games for Missouri, shooting 9-for-29 from the field.

The Mavericks have been conducting individual workouts for the past week and have visited several players for their private pro day workouts. Teams will be on hand for medical evaluations Friday afternoon.

Most teams are cautious about the back injury and whether it might be a problem throughout Porter's career.

The one name missing: Luka Doncic.

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