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Trail Blazers Select Nassir Little With No. 25 Pick in 2019 NBA Draft

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Portland brings in the UNC freshman forward with the 25th pick.

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The Portland Trail Blazers selected UNC freshman forward Nassir Little with the No. 25 pick in the 2019 NBA Draft. The 6-foot-6 forward appeared in 36 games for the Tar Heels this season, averaging 9.8 points and 4.6 rebounds in 18.2 minutes per game.

Little was ranked No. 6 on ESPN’s Top 100 list of the best high school players in the 2018 class. Notable offers from colleges include UNC, Arizona and Duke.