2022 NBA Draft protection
A pair of Kentucky basketball gamers — Shaedon Sharpe and TyTy Washington — had been chosen within the first spherical of 2022 NBA Draft. Click on under for the Lexington Herald-Chief’s protection from Thursday night time.
First-round alternatives within the NBA Draft are assigned a “scale” worth relying on what choose they’re chosen with. The primary choose has the best assigned worth, the second choose has the second-highest assigned worth, and so forth.
Beneath is the first-year wage scale worth for every first-round choice within the 2022 NBA Draft (based mostly on the 2022-23 rookie scale chart supplied by RealGM). Gamers can signal for as little as 80% or as a lot as 120% of the size worth of the place they had been chosen. Rookie contracts final for 4 years, the final two being team-option years.
First choose: Paolo Banchero, $9,089,300.
Second choose: Chet Holmgren, $8,132,400.
Third choose: Jabari Smith, $7,303,100.
Fourth choose: Keegan Murray, $6,584,400.
Fifth choose: Jaden Ivey, $5,962,600.
Sixth choose: Bennedict Mathurin, $5,415,500.
Seventh choose: Shaedon Sharpe, $4,943,700.
Eighth choose: Dyson Daniels, $4,529,100.
Ninth choose: Jeremy Sochan, $4,163,100.
tenth choose: Johnny Davis, $3,955,000.
eleventh choose: Ousmane Dieng, $3,757,200.
twelfth choose: Jalen Williams, $3,569,500.
thirteenth choose: Jalen Duren, $3,390,900.
14th choose: Ochai Agbaji, $3,221,600.
fifteenth choose: Mark Williams, $3,060,100.
sixteenth choose: AJ Griffin, $2,907,300.
seventeenth choose: Tari Eason, $2,761,800.
18th choose: Dalen Terry, $2,623,900.
nineteenth choose: Jake LaRavia, $2,505,700.
twentieth choose: Malaki Branham, $2,405,400.
twenty first choose: Christian Braun, $2,309,100.
twenty second choose: Walker Kessler, $2,216,900.
twenty third choose: David Roddy, $2,128,300.
twenty fourth choose: MarJon Beauchamp, $2,043,200.
twenty fifth choose: Blake Wesley, $1,961,300.
twenty sixth choose: Wendell Moore, $1,896,400.
twenty seventh choose: Nikola Jovic, $1,841,600.
twenty eighth choose: Patrick Baldwin Jr., $1,830,200.
twenty ninth choose: TyTy Washington, $1,817,100.
thirtieth choose: Peyton Watson, $1,803,800.
This story was initially printed June 23, 2022 11:08 PM.