Bucks Draft Report: Why is Luke Babbitt’s stock rising?

Nevada forward Luke Babbitt

On Thursday, the Milwaukee Bucks hosted their third pre-NBA draft workout in a row, headlined by Nevada sophomore and potential lottery pick Luke Babbitt.

Milwaukee Bucks scouting director Billy McKinney, and to some extent Babbitt himself, gave a few hints why the tweener guard/forward has (literally and figuratively) shot up draft boards, and why he would be an asset to any team willing to believe the hype.

By Jake McCormick [Read more…]