Michael Porter's draft roller coaster takes drastic turns

Michael Porter's draft roller coaster takes drastic turns

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National Basketball Association draft hopeful Michale Porter Jr canceled a second group workout in Chicago set for Friday, due to whats being described as severe muscle spasms. It was canceled with multiple reports citing hip spasms.

Porter Jr. had an MRI and will be evaluated again Thursday night, according to a document obtained by ESPN that was distributed to National Basketball Association teams.

Goodman listed Porter's character as a question mark for National Basketball Association teams, which caused a good deal of negative reaction from Mizzou fans.

He's now listed as going fourth to the Grizzlies in Gary Parrish's latest mock draft.

This draft season, that player is Michael Porter Jr. who missed most of his freshman season at Missouri following lower back surgery.

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Porter could potentially rise even higher than that if workouts go well.

They are doing everything they can to try to ensure National Basketball Association teams in the lottery that Porter is physically fit and deserving of a high draft pick on Thursday.

Porter ceased all basketball activity after the season, focusing his efforts on rehab, sources told ESPN, after losing strength in his left leg in particular because of the injury.

The Bulls attended Porter's first pro day last week and were planning to attend Friday's workout, held only for interested lottery teams. Questions about his ability to be a good teammate at Missouri and pre-draft interviews of Porter conducted by National Basketball Association teams attending the combine contributed to the concern.

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