Banchero: 'I feel like I'm the best prospect in the draft and I want to play for Italy'

Jun 22, 2022 225

BY: Orazio Cauchi

On Thursday, Paolo Banchero, one of the best prospects in the upcoming NBA Draft, will know his future. He's projected to be a top-3 pick, but in his mind, there's no doubt he's the best player in this draft. The Italian American prospect made it clear in an interview with Sky Sports Italy. 

"Yes, for sure. I feel like I'm the best player in the draft", Banchero said. "There are a lot of very good prospects in this draft, but I feel like I can prove my value at every level. I know that I have a lot of upside." The Duke alumni also talked about his international future. With the Italian passport now in his hands, Banchero has often stated his will to play for the Italian national team, something that he confirmed once again. 

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