2015 NBA Draft: Celtics Take Jordan Mickey, Marcus Thornton In Round 2

by NESN Staff

June 25, 2015

The Boston Celtics took two guards with both of their first-round picks Thursday night. They changed course early in Round 2 at the 2015 NBA Draft by taking LSU power forward Jordan Mickey at No. 33.

The C’s took another guard with their final selection of the night by selecting William and Mary’s Marcus Thornton.

Mickey averaged 15.4 points, 9.9 rebounds and 3.6 blocks per game as a sophomore for the Tigers last season. Thornton averaged 20 points and 2.9 rebounds per game as a senior.

The Celtics selected Louisville point guard Terry Rozier at No. 16 and Georgia State shooting guard R.J. Hunter at No. 28.

Thumbnail photo via Derick E. Hingle/USA TODAY Sports Images

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