GREENVILLE, N.C. (WNCT) – According to ESPN, league sources informed them the Los Angeles Lakers plan to select Kinston-native Brandon Ingram with the no. 2 pick in the NBA Draft.
This comes 48 hours after ESPN confirmed a report the Philadelphia 76ers told Ben Simmons, former-LSU standout, that he would be selected as the no. 1 overall pick.
A draft watch party will be held for Ingram Thursday at the Woodmen Community Center at 7 p.m.