Donte Greene finally fulfilled his dream of making the NBA, even if it took a little longer than expected.
The 6-foot-10 small forward and Baltimore native was selected 28th by the Memphis Grizzlies last night in the first round of the NBA draft. Greene, who played his high school ball at Towson Catholic, was projected to go between the 13th and 20th pick.
"It was definitely tough, seeing teams that told you, 'If you're there we're going to pick you,' " Greene said. "It feels good to finally be drafted and to finally have that weight off your shoulders and get back to work."
Family and friends gathered at AMF Pikesville Lanes in anticipation of...