ESPN Coverage for 2017 NBA Draft
Brooklyn N.Y: Its the biggest night in the NBA as the future stars of the league will find out where they will be playing for the rest of their career. the Philadelphia 76ers hold the Number 1 pick as they acquired the pick in a trade with the Boston Celtics on June 19. ESPN will Broadcast the NBA Draft for the 15th year in row starting at 7PM ET from the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y and will have the Following:
The main desk will have host Rece Davis with NBA Analyst Jalen Rose and Michael Wilbon, and college basketball analyst Jay Bilas. Some of the other highlights that ESPN will have for the 2017 NBA Draft
- College basketball analyst Jay Williams, who was picked second in the 2002 NBA Draft, will wear many hats throughout the night. From interviews and player breakdowns to mock drafts, Williams will provide insight and analysis as picks are made
- The post-pick interviews will be conducted by college sports reporter Allison Williams, while the No. 1 overall pick is expected to sit down with Davis, Rose, Wilbon and Bilas on the Main desk.
- Basketball Insider Jeff Goodman will be also be on the floor to report any breaking news.
Analyst Fran Fraschilla will be provide his international expertise
Tom Penn gives his perspective from a general manager’s point of view
ESPN Radio Coverage
Host Marc Kestecher, NBA analysts P.J. Carlesimo and Bob Valvano will anchor ESPN Radio’s coverage from Brooklyn, along with insider updates and perspective from Marc Stein