There's no shortage of young talent in the 2022 NBA Draft, and that includes Purdue Boilermakers prospect Jaden Ivey. Ivey figures to be taken during the first round on draft night.
Here's everything you need to know about Ivey ahead of the 2022 NBA Draft.
Jaden Ivey Mock Draft 2022
Yahoo! Sports predictions are from Raphielle Johnson's latest mock draft. CBS Sports' predictions are from Kyle Boone's latest mock draft. Bleacher Report's projections are from Jonathan Wasserman's latest mock draft.
Yahoo! Sports: Detroit Pistons (No. 5)
CBS Sports: Sacramento Kings (No. 4)
Bleacher Report: Sacramento Kings (No. 4)
Jaden Ivey NBA Draft Stock & Projection
- Sacramento Kings (No. 4) - 2
- Detroit Pistons (No. 5) - 1
The three highlighted mock drafts agree that Ivey will land in the top five of the 2022 NBA Draft. Two experts project him landing at No. 4 overall to the Sacramento Kings, while Yahoo! Sports thinks the Detroit Pistons nab him at No. 5. Ivey could complement De'Aaron Fox nicely in Sacramento's backcourt.
Jaden Ivey Stats
2021-22 Purdue Boilermakers (Sophomore)
- 17.3 points, 4.9 rebounds, 3.1 assists, 0.0 steals, 0.6 blocks, 2.6 turnovers, 1.8 3-pointers, 31.4 minutes per game. 46.0% field goal, 35.8% 3-point shooting.
2020-21 Purdue Boilermakers (Freshman)
- 11.1 points, 2.5 rebounds, 1.9 assists, 0.7 steals, 0.7 blocks, 1.3 turnovers, 1.1 3-pointers, 24.2 minutes per game. 39.9% field goal, 25.8% 3-point shooting.
Nearly 10 minutes of extra playing time as a sophomore led to a consensus All-American selection. Ivey upped every major statistical category, but will have to watch his 2.6 turnovers per game with the added playing time. His 46% shooting percentage is a big plus for a guard that's not afraid to take jump shots.
Jaden Ivey Height, Wingspan & Age
All height, weight and workout information is from NBA.com.
- Age: 20 years (born 2002)
- Height: 6'4"
- Weight: 195 lbs.
- Wingspan: 6'9"
Jaden Ivey Highlights
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