2021 NBA Draft

3 players from G League Ignite selected in 2021 NBA Draft

The G League team tied Texas and Florida State for the most players selected on Thursday night.

From NBA.com News Services

Rockets select Jalen Green with No. 2 pick

The G League Ignite had three players selected during the 2021 NBA Draft, including No. 2 overall pick Jalen Green to the Houston Rockets and No. 7 overall pick Jonathan Kuminga to the Golden State Warriors.

Isaiah Todd was selected with the first pick of the second round (31st overall) to the Milwaukee Bucks. Todd reportedly was acquired by the Washington Wizards after two reported trades on Thursday.

Each player was a five-star high school recruit in 2020 before joining the Ignite, which was launched to help develop young players in a one-year program focused on “NBA Draft readiness and growth of professional life skills.”

Warriors select Jonathan Kuminga with No. 7 pick

The Ignite tied Texas and Florida State for the most players selected in the 2021 NBA Draft.

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