Dozen workout invitees on’s board

Wednesday, June 18, 2008

On a rare day off from workouts, here’s an update on the players who have visited New Orleans so far. More workouts featuring six prospects apiece are scheduled for Thursday and Friday of this week.
To date, New Orleans has worked out 28 players. Here are the projected draft slots for Hornets invitees, courtesy of, one of the few sites to frequently update a mock draft for both the first and second rounds:
No. 20 pick, Denver, Mario Chalmers
33, Portland, Courtney Lee
35, L.A. Clippers, Gary Forbes
37, Milwaukee, Jamont Gordon
39, Chicago, Kyle Weaver
41, Indiana, Sonny Weems
43, Sacramento, Joey Dorsey
47, Washington, Mike Taylor
52, Miami, Trent Plaisted
55, Portland, Reggie Williams
56, Seattle, Othello Hunter
59, Detroit, J.R. Giddens
Antoine Agudio, Rodrigue Beaubois, Tyrelle Blair, Keith Brumbaugh, Stanley Burrell, Josh Duncan, Patrick Ewing Jr., Shan Foster, Malik Hairston, Longar Longar, David Padgett, James Parlow, Mark Tyndale
Wayne Ellington, sophomore, North Carolina
Lester Hudson, junior, Tennessee-Martin
Jeremy Pargo, junior, Gonzaga