Five Nigerians have been selected to play in the new Basketball season by theNational Basketball Association (NBA).
Bam Adebayo, OG Anunoby,Wesley Iwundu, Sam Ojeleye and Ike Anigbogu were selected in the 2017 annual NBA drafting list of 60.
Bam Adebayo was picked by Miami Heat.
OG Anunoby was picked by the Toronto Raptors.
Wesley Iwundu was picked by Orlando Magic.
Semi Ojeleye was picked by the Boston Celtics.
Ike Anigbogu 47th on the list, picked by the Indiana Pacers.
The five Players will be playing for the Basketball teams in the 72nd season of the NBA which commences October 2017.