The next batch of NBA hopefuls will have to wait a little longer to learn their fates.
The 2020 NBA Draft will take place Oct. 16, ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski reported Saturday, citing a source. Early entry candidates reportedly will have until Aug. 17 to decide whether or not they want to remain eligible for this year’s draft.
Source: NBA Draft will be on October 16, with early entry deadline on August 17.
— Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) June 20, 2020
The NBA Draft originally was scheduled to take place June 25, but league officials postponed it due to the disruptions the coronavirus outbreak has caused this season.
The NBA announced earlier this month the NBA Draft Lottery will take place Aug. 25.