Chris Miller talks Victor Oladipo with DeMatha coach Mike Jones
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Csnwashington.com. Right says we're talking NBA how we do know more mock drafts because it is time for the real deal. For the second straight year the Wizards it will be selecting third overall in tonight's NBA draft a big question has been. Will they go for the best player available or -- need. Like Chris Miller he made the -- to Brooklyn New York for tonight's draft and he joins us now. Chris are you talking with the Wizards letting up to tonight and we have ending more insight as to what they plan to do with that number three spot. -- July and I'd say is its best player available and position of need and the Wizards have been fielding a lot of calls throughout this entire process. The same could be said at the eleventh hour apart right now it looks like they might be sticking to their guns and sticking with that third pick if that's the case. All signs -- obviously pointed Georgetown small forward Otto Porter meanwhile he's not the only local guy here Alex -- is serious well he's been. For the past couple weeks maybe one -- guys moving up in the draft is higher than anyone. Except Victor old -- boat with that being said were please be joined by his high school coach about the head basketball coach Mike Jones. Mike this has been a tremendous process to just watch it unfold for those of us who have covered and followed these kids. But for you being his head coach what does this process been like for you. Almost feel like I'm in the draft -- today in. It's kind of funny to say that book that he represents a lot of all the great things about the -- and no we don't conflict we have small part of this we're very proud of. He is on a tremendous job as you know in all these workouts in terms of his interviews we just talked to some of the Orlando media they're impressed by does the first Sunday had a chance to talk to him. Are you surprised that he has had -- meteoric rise this past month. This in the press tomorrow because all of the above personality -- in front. Mean he is who use the best fans when things and that's one of the things that things have really makes -- special. He's true to himself and no money and fame and fortune and none of that storm chaser so again very. -- But to get to this point. And to see him come in today with that -- on looking very death -- might -- but they did this not only a sense of pride but there's got to be a school -- with that. This song category where. And everything he's got nothing was given so. He'll be one of the first for the city he's overcome so many other doubters. People resisted thinking was good enough and that's obviously motivated them and again he's just didn't sit back to use him as an example photo of a young guys coming behind them. You couldn't pick a better person. Not even follow me on Twitter and also -- CSN Washington we've been posting pictures. Of Victor trying out some suits today even look like he was on the Wall Street today and -- -- in -- and as paper and everything like that. So people at home the back story behind his suit and that nice guys to pick up the tab for his first suit to those things commissioners AM. Well it did some different things have been here so you know -- and I encompasses the list here mess -- and thought was thrown out there and that he possibly be consistently. Saw both -- -- do you as out and purchase of vs. Did rip my season if you can make it -- MBA normal warm weather and you also must graduate and again. -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- And then you know fortunately both guys with the frame but he has merit you have people wanting to QB stuff so he's there companies. Making some program and that was kind of a photo shoot so. He's benefiting from his new felt drained them again just we're very proud of is kind of fun would be it would -- ones that. And now all the speculation -- want in the less than an hour we will finally realize where Alex land. Otto Porter and -- old people be drafted don't forget also here agreements from our area want to policies led the nation and score what 25 points a game yet a second work out today with the San Antonio Spurs. The Beatrice in a -- of dispersal take him. Either in the first round or in the sec around coach appreciate the time enjoy this process. We've -- beat -- You heard from the coach -- Cassell sitting back view Cleveland you are on the clock. My -- number one spot I hit thanks very much Chris Miller of course we're gonna follow up with you later tonight once been and will be joining the Wizards and DC up up up there and I see yourself by the way. -- -- -- CSN Washington dot com.