Would Malik Monk fit in with the New York Knicks?

Would Malik Monk fit in with the New York Knicks?

Malik Monk was the star Thursday on what was a busy day of group workouts in the morning followed by a private session with the Kentucky product in the afternoon.

The University of Kentucky freshman showed poise, confidence and a sense of humor when he met with reporters at the 76ers practice facility.

Perhaps the Sixers would prefer to add Malik Monk or Dennis Smith Jr. during the draft.

Heading into next week's NBA Draft in Brooklyn, New York, Coach Cal doesn't think that aspect of Monk's game will change at the next level.

"I think I can go one, two, three", Monk said.

The 6-foot-3, 200-pound Monk averaged 19.8 points for Kentucky last season. He shot 45 percent overall from the field and 39.7 percent from 3-point range. At the end of the video above, Monk also runs an Iverson cut that the Sixers use in their offense.

Duchess of Cambridge visits patients, medics after London attack
Ms Cannata was visiting London Bridge as part of a long-planned holiday to the United Kingdom with her husband, Gaetano, 63. As the Duchess wandered the halls and met with the hospital's team leaders, she told staffers, "What you do is remarkable".

But shooting is what he's known for. There has been a lot of discussion about the third overall pick, but not much has been said about what the Sixers should do with their four picks from the second round.

There has been plenty of talk of late about the possibility of the Sixers trading back - potentially with the Sacramento Kings in exchange for picks No. 5 and 10 - and Monk joked Thursday that he'll be satisfied wherever he winds up being chosen next week.

"That's all they were doing and focusing on", Monk said. "I think it's great for me". Monk was inconsistent with his deep shooting during the team portion, but he did start getting his shots to fall as the workout progressed. Simmons watched Monk's workout with Joel Embiid and Robert Covington.

Monk worked out for the Knicks earlier this week, and the triangle offense was emphasized. He handled the ball in pick "n" roll situations and penetrated the lane for floaters.

"We also wanted to see how creative he is with the dribble", Williams said. "We wanted to see him challenged by shot blockers". This may be the first time that a shooter has done so much defense in a workout, but [it's] really important to see a whole slate of skills.

"People always are going to say what they want", Monk said (more on that here).

Rafael Nadal wins his 10th French Open title
Andy Murray returned to his favoured grass surface on Thursday morning as he trained at London's Queen's Club ahead of next week's Aegon Championships.

"You look at Malik and I think the interest in Malik is because he can play both 1 and 2 and he can score the ball", Calipari said.

"I think I did a pretty good job", Monk said. Not that many people have seen my passing abilities.

As for Monk, he said his workous in both Philadelphia and NY went well.

Monk scorched North Carolina for a Kentucky freshman-record 47 points in a December 17 victory, making 8 of 12 3s in the process. Some elite draft prospects elect not to work out for teams.

"Coach told us about Philly, how hard and tough a place it is to play", Brooks said. If the Sixers need players that badly, then they should turn to free agency to get them. You just post a player and you just move off of him. "We want to make sure we make the right decision".

Fowler in control at Erin Hills in quest for first major
Meanwhile, six-time US Open runner-up Phil Mickelson confirmed his withdrawal from the tournament Thursday as expected. Open", Hadwin said. "So I did a really good job of staying present, staying focused on the next shot".

  • Durant vindicates move to Warriors after fi nals victory

    Durant vindicates move to Warriors after fi nals victory

    The Warriors won their second championship in three years , but it will be their first victory under President Donald Trump. If any of those teams are to wait out this run, those players probably will waste the primes of their careers.
    Aaron Judge demolishes 495-foot homer over the Yankee Stadium bleachers

    Aaron Judge demolishes 495-foot homer over the Yankee Stadium bleachers

    Young delivered the biggest blow, snapping a 6-6 tie by depositing a slider from Michael Feliz (2-1) into the right-field seats. Oh, and Judge homered again in his next at-bat - his 21st of the season, a two-run shot that traveled a pedestrian 402 feet .
    Rosenstein: Americans Should Be 'Cautious' of 'Anonymous Officials'

    Rosenstein: Americans Should Be 'Cautious' of 'Anonymous Officials'

    He ends the short statement by pointing out that the Department of Justice has a policy of neither confirming or denying "any such allegations".
  • Becton Dickinson and Company

    On average, equities research analysts predict that Becton, Dickinson and Company will post $9.45 EPS for the current fiscal year. Sirios Capital Management L P raised its position in shares of Becton, Dickinson and Company by 11.6% in the third quarter.

    London high-rise that caught fire was extremely flammable

    Commons Leader Andrea Leadsom has been confronted over the Prime Minister not meeting survivors of the Grenfell Tower disaster. Six bodies have so far been recovered from the gutted tower, while 11 have been located inside, but can not yet be removed.
    Newsmax CEO says Trump is thinking about doing something really shocking

    Newsmax CEO says Trump is thinking about doing something really shocking

    According to Trump supporter Newt Gingrich , Mueller's ability to be fair should be questioned, based on the people he was hiring. And since Attorney General Jeff Sessions has recused himself from the investigation, Rosenstein is acting in that capacity.
  • Boenning Scattergood Brokers Reduce Earnings Estimates for RLJ Lodging Trust (RLJ)

    Since December 16, 2016, it had 1 buying transaction, and 1 sale for $349,753 activity. $578,474 worth of SunTrust Banks, Inc. Most stock rating systems assign stocks one to five stars, with five being best. 10,470 are owned by Prentiss Smith And Inc.
    Priyanka Chopra's live chat on Twitter

    Priyanka Chopra's live chat on Twitter

    On making a choice between her home and travels, the National Award-winning actress wrote, "Home is where the heart is". Priyanka is now in Prague and will start shooting for her new movie " Gustakhiyan " directed by Sanjay Leela Bhansali.
    If I Were Killed, 'Half of Twitter Would Explode In Applause'

    If I Were Killed, 'Half of Twitter Would Explode In Applause'

    He followed by questioning why " Crooked H" is not being investigated while his "non-dealings" are. Conway had earlier noted that "our leader, President Donald Trump , is being a healer-in-chief".
  • London Tower Fire: Death Toll Rises as Anger Takes Hold

    Rkia Hamdan said his daughter Farah Hamdan, her husband Omar Belkadi and their six-month-old daughter were still unaccounted for. Clement's Notting Dale, a church near the tower, has turned into an informal centre for people searching for friends and family.

    MAVEN SECURITIES Ltd Invests $101000 in Klondex Mines Ltd (KLDX)

    In our current pick, Klondex Mines Ltd. (KLDX) has weekly volatility of 6.71%% while its monthly volatility value is at 4.72%%. Klondex Mines Ltd. (KLDX) traded with the volume of 3.95 Million shares while its average 3 months volume is at 1360 shares.
    Trump won't invoke executive privilege on Comey testimony

    Trump won't invoke executive privilege on Comey testimony

    Flynn was sacked after it was revealed that he mislead the Trump administration about his communications with a Russian envoy. The White House has left open the question of whether Trump would intercede in order to scuttle Comey's testimony.