Nickeil Alexander-Walker and Keldon Johnson invited to draft green room

The NBA has invited 19 players to the NBA draft green room, with the most recent two players joining the list Friday.

Former Virginia Tech guard Nickeil Alexander-Walker and former Kentucky wing Keldon Johnson were invited to the green room, per ESPN’s Jonathan Givony.

Per Givony, one more spot is reportedly left in the green room, and potential candidates are Bol Bol, Kevin Porter Jr., Cam Johnson Mfiondu Kabengele and KZ Okpala. The 2019 NBA draft will be held June 20 at 7 p.m. EST in Brooklyn, New York, at the Barclays Center.

Alexander-Walker is ranked No. 22 on ESPN’s draft board, and he has been mocked to the Detroit Pistons at the No. 15 overall pick in the latest CBS mock draft.

In his sophomore season with the Hokies, Alexander-Walker averaged 16.2 points per game and shot 47.7 percent from the field, along with shooting 37.4 percent from the three-point line. He was also named to the All-ACC third team.

Johnson is ranked No. 19 on ESPN’s draft board, and he was mocked to the Boston Celtics at the No. 20 overall pick in the latest CBS mock draft.

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