Hawks to host pre-draft workout with Julian Champagnie, others

Hawks to host pre-draft workout with Julian Champagnie, others

USA News

St. John’s junior Julian Champagnie is among the prospects set to participate in a pre-draft workout with the Atlanta Hawks on Monday, according to Chris Kirschner of The Athletic.

Champagnie, who was named to the All-Big East first team, averaged 19.2 points, 6.6 rebounds, two assists, two steals and 1.1 blocked shots in 31 games. He finished second in scoring in the conference and 35th in the country, overall.

Atlanta enters the pre-draft process with the 16th and 44th picks, respectively. They also hosted workouts on multiple days last week and appear to be ramping up their draft preparation with the combine set to take place May 16-22.

Hawks draft workouts tomorrow:

Fardaws Aimaq (Texas Tech Commit) – C
 
Izaiah Brockington (Iowa St) – G
 
Gabe Brown (Mich St) – F
 
Julian Champagnie (St. John’s) – F
 
Bryson Williams (Texas Tech) – F
 
Lucas Williamson (Loyola) – G

— Chris Kirschner (@ChrisKirschner) May 8, 2022

Champagnie is most commonly projected to be a second-round pick. He will also work out with the Boston Celtics and Brooklyn Nets this week and was recently invited to compete in the draft combine May 16-22 from Chicago, Illinois.

The NBA draft will take place on June 23.

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