On the eve of the NBA Draft, 13 of the highest rated draft prospects visited the 9/11 Memorial. The players interacted with a group from Tuesday’s Children, as well as 9/11 Memorial staff.
The tour was led by 9/11 Memorial President Joe Daniels and 9/11 Memorial Board Members Lee Ielpi and Anthoula Katsimatides. The future NBA players included: Otto Porter, Alex Len, CJ McCollum, Sergey Karasav, Kentavious Caldwell-Pope, Steven Adams, Nerlens Noel, Ben McLemore, Anthony Bennett, Victor Oladipo, Trey Burke, Cody Zeller, and Michael Carter-Williams.
The NBA Draft is being held tomorrow night at 7 p.m. at the Barclay’s Center in Brooklyn, N.Y.
By Anthony Guido, 9/11 Memorial Communications Manager