Ice Cube’s BIG3 Basketball League 2017 Draft Results
The first annual BIG3 Draft is now in the books as the excitement continues to build leading up to Ice Cube’s new basketball league’s debut coming on June 25.
Rashad McCants was the league’s first ever draft pick. The 32-year old spent four years in the NBA, splitting time between the Minnesota Timberwolves and the Sacramento Kings. His most recent pro-ball experience came in 2015, when he played for Caneros del Este, a team based in the Dominican Republic. Some of the big names that followed included Jerome ”Junk Yard Dog” Williams, Larry Hughes, and one of the greatest NBA first overall picks, Kwame Brown.
The Draft went as follows:
1. Trilogy: Rashad McCants
2. 3’s Company: Andre Owens
3. Killer 3s: Reggie Evans
4. Tri-State: Xavier Silas
5. Three-Headed Monsters: Kwame Brown
6. Power: Jerome Williams
7. Ball Hogs: Derrick Byars
8. Ghost Ballers: Maurice Evans
9. Ghost Ballers: Marcus Banks
10. Ball Hogs: Rasual Butler
11. Power: DeShawn Stevenson
12. Three-Headed Monsters: Eddie Basden
13. Tri-State: Lee Nailon
14. Killer 3s: Larry Hughes
15. 3’s Company: Michael Sweetney
16. Trilogy: James White
17. Three-Headed Monsters: Mahmoud Abdul-Rauf
18. Ball Hogs: Dominic McGuire
19. Trilogy: Dion Glover
20. Power: Moochie Norris
21. 3’s Company: Ruben Patterson
22. Ghost Ballers: Ivan Johnson
23. Tri-State: Mike James
24. Killers 3s: Brian Cook
As the inaugural season approaches, it appears that the rosters are now officially set as the league held workouts in Las Vegas over the weekend where the draft order was decided.
The countdown to the first ever season of BIG3 basketball continues!