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A week from NBA draft, Maryland center Bruno Fernando's position is difficult to mock

A week from NBA draft, Maryland center Bruno Fernando's position is difficult to mock

Former Maryland center Bruno Fernando will almost certainly hear his name called in next Thursday’s 2019 NBA draft. By whom — and exactly when — is still difficult to determine.

It will likely be called by NBA commissioner Adam Silver, who announces the first-round picks and shakes their hands on the stage at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y.

But there still seems to be a chance the 6-foot-10 Angolan could slip into the second round, which means his introduction will come late June 20 and be made by deputy commissioner Mark Tatum.

There appears to be a wide range of opinions on Fernando, who announced in late April that he was putting his name into this year’s draft...

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