Bryce and Darren Rovell (ESPN Business Analyst) discuss on OTL how unionizing esports players will play a big part of the franchising model future especially with how it pertains to the athletes getting a fair share of the revenue.
De’Aaron discusses his draft night and what it was like to be the #5 pick in the draft. He also talks about his expectations and what he hopes to bring to the Sacramento Kings
Article on Esquire about Deaaron’s draft night and preparation and the expectations that come with the fame and fortune of being a top NBA draft pick.
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Article discussesDe’Aaron’s career at Kentucky and the challenges and how he overcame them to become an NBA draft pick
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De’Aaron discusses his competitive nature and how it relates to things beyond basketball like playing video games
Article from the Houston Chronicle where it discusses his development in the Baylor program and how competing against Baylor’s NBA talent and the Harrison Twins on his Houston AAU team helped turn him into the player he is today. It also gives a breakdown of Johnathan’s game and what he can bring to an NBA franchise.
Article talks about Johnathan Motley’s rise from unheralded recruit to potential 1st round draft pick. The article uses Johnathan as an example to compare to other Baylor players who have had similar career arcs from unheralded recruit to NBA draft pick from Scott Drew’s system.
Talks about his preparation for the NBA draft and what emotions and feelings he is dealing with in the lead up to the draft