Washington men’s basketball coach Mike Hopkins will be part of Yahoo Sports’ live NBA draft coverage, replacing new Georgia coach Tom Crean on the broadcast.
Hopkins will join Yahoo Sports NBA insiders Shams Charania and Chris Mannix, college basketball insider Pete Thamel and former Atlanta Hawks GM Wes Wilcox on the broadcast. This will be Yahoo’s third year providing live streaming coverage of the NBA draft.
Hopkins, who is entering his second season with the Huskies, will fill a role during the broadcast similar to Stanford coach David Shaw’s during the NFL Network’s coverage of the NFL draft.
The 2018 NBA Draft begins on Thursday, June 21, at 4 p.m. PT.