Draft Days: Skal Labissière (Episode Two)


Welcome to Draft Days, an intimate, behind-the-scenes look into the life of an NBA prospect in the weeks leading up to the draft. This is the second installment with Skal Labissière, power forward from Kentucky. You can view Episode One here.


Draft night, for me, is going to be pretty emotional just thinking about how far I’ve come from, some of the things I’ve been through and all the work I put in to get there. So it’s gonna be pretty emotional for me.

The hardest part of transitioning from college to the NBA will be the physicality of the game.

I’m just going to work hard and do whatever I have to do.

For more Draft Days videos and additional NBA draft coverage, visit our 2016 NBA Draft page.

Draft Days: Skal Labissière (Episode One)

Soccer is a big sport in Haiti. I grew up playing my whole life. When I started growing up too tall for it, that’s when I switched to basketball. Around the age of 13 or 14, that's when I really started taking basketball seriously.

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