Tim Hardaway Jr. will make his decision on whether or not to enter the NBA draft today. He has scheduled a press conference at 3:00 pm today in Ann Arbor. CBS Sports is reporting that Tim Hardaway jr will be going to the NBA.
When making this decision Tim Hardaway jr has to determine whether or not he is going to be a first round pick. Players taken in the first round get far more lucrative contracts than those taken in the later rounds. So is Hardaway a first round pick? The Mock Draft on NBA.com thinks so. The 2013 NBA mock draft posted on the NBA website has Tim Hardaway jr. going to Minnestota 25th overall. If that is the case it may be beneficail for Tim Hardaway jr to forgo his senior season at Michigan and not risk further injury,.
The decision would be a blow to the Michigan Wolverines Mens Basketball program which has already lost Trey Burke to the NBA draft. Mitch McGary, and Glenn Robinson III as also weighing the option.
So will Tim Hardaway jr effect the other player’s decisions? Log on to DetroitJockCity.com for the latest analysis on how the Michigan Wolverines will be effected.