The No. 22 pick of the 2021 draft handed by way of just a few totally different house owners on Thursday, but it surely seems to have lastly discovered a house in Indiana.
The Wizards, who acquired the twenty second pick within the blockbuster deal that despatched former MVP Russell Westbrook to the Lakers, used the pick to take Kentucky large man Isaiah Jackson. Jackson is now reportedly being dealt to the Pacers for guard Aaron Vacation, according to Shams Charania of The Athletic.
Jackson, 19, is seen as a high-level shot blocker and robust rebounder however restricted offensively. In 25 video games as a freshman at Kentucky final season, Jackson averaged 8.4 factors, 6.6 rebounds and a pair of.6 blocks per recreation on 54% taking pictures from the sphere.
Vacation has spent the final three years with the Pacers, principally in a reserve position. The 24-year-old averaged 7.2 factors and 1.9 assists per recreation over 66 video games final season, and is a 37.2% shooter from three-point vary for his profession.
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