Despite not currently holding a selection, the Toronto Raptors are doing their due diligence leading up to the 2018 NBA Draft, which takes place on Thursday, June 21.
The Raptors have held three pre-draft workouts in the past four weeks, bringing in 18 draft hopefuls. If the team is unable to move into the draft, a number of these players could become available as undrafted free agents to fill out Toronto's summer league roster.
2018 Sixth Man of the Year finalist Fred VanVleet earned a spot with the Raptors as an undrafted free agent.
The Raptors recently brought in six players for a pre-draft workout on Thursday, June 14. Here's more on each of the prospects…
2018 Toronto Raptors pre-draft workout participants
The .@Raptors will hold a pre-draft workout today with the following players; Jared Terrell, Zach Lofton, Theo Pinson, Desi Rodriguez, Hayden Dalton and Wenyen Gabriel. #WeTheNorth- RaptorsMR (@RaptorsMR) June 14, 2018
Jared Terrell | Guard | 6-3 | 215 | Rhode Island | Senior
2017-18 averages: 16.8 ppg, 3.5 rpg, 2.4 apg
Terrell, a four-year starter at URI, helped lead the Rams to NCAA Tournament appearances in 2017 and 2018. He earned First Team All-Atlantic 10 honours in 2018.
Zach Lofton | Guard | 6-4 | 180 | New Mexico State | Senior
2017-18 averages: 20.1 ppg, 5.1 rpg, 1.7 apg
Lofton helped lead NMSU to the NCAA Tournament in his lone season as an Aggie. His 20.1 points per game led the team and resulted in Lofton earning First-Team All-WAC honours.
Theo Pinson | Guard/Forward | 6-6 | 220 | North Carolina | Senior
2017-18 averages: 10.3 ppg, 6.5 rpg, 5.1 apg
Pinson, a member of the Tar Heels' 2017 National Championship team, was named All-ACC honorable mention in his senior season. An underrated playmaker, he led UNC with 5.1 assists per game.
Desi Rodriguez | Forward | 6-6 | 220 | Seton Hall | Senior
2017-18 averages: 17.5 ppg, 4.8 rpg, 2.0 apg
Rodriguez made three NCAA Tournament appearances in his four seasons at Seton Hall. He led the Pirates in scoring in the 2017-18 season and was named Second Team All-Big East.
Hayden Dalton | Forward | 6-8 | 185 | Wyoming | Senior
2017-18 averages: 17.7 ppg, 7.8 rpg, 2.6 apg
Dalton earned Second Team All-Mountain West Conference honours in his senior season by leading Wyoming in rebounding and finishing second in points per game.
Wenyen Gabriel | Forward | 6-9 | 205 | Kentucky | Sophomore
2017-18 averages: 6.8 ppg, 5.4 rpg, 39.6 3P%
Gabriel showed flashes of excellence in his sophomore season with the Wildcats. The 6-9 forward helped lead Kentucky to an SEC title by averaging 13.7 points in the conference tournament, including a 27 point explosion (7-for-7 from 3-point range) in a conference semifinal win over Alabama.
The @Raptors will be holding a pre-draft workout today with the following players; Andrew Rowsey, Kassius Robertson 🇨🇦, Darius Thompson, Jacobi Boykins, Cameron Reynolds and Justin Tillman #WeTheNorth- RaptorsMR (@RaptorsMR) June 6, 2018
Andrew Rowsey | Guard | 5-11 | 180 | Marquette | Senior
2017-18 averages: 20.5 ppg, 4.8 apg, 3.0 rpg
Rowsey, the 2017 Big East Sixth Man of the Year, had an impressive senior year for the Golden Eagles. A prolific scorer, the 5-11 guard is the fifth player in Division I history to score 1,000 points at two different schools (1,244 points at UNC Asheville, 1,087 at Marquette).
Kassius Robertson | Guard | 6-3 | 180 | Missouri | Senior
2017-18 averages: 16.3 ppg, 3.0 rpg, 2.3 apg
Robertson, a Toronto native, started all 33 games in his lone season at Missouri. His 16.3 points per game led the Tigers and he earned All-SEC First Team honours.
Darius Thompson | Guard | 6-4 | 190 | Western Kentucky | Senior
2017-18 averages: 13.6 ppg, 4.8 apg, 4.2 rpg
Thompson started all 38 games in his lone season at Western Kentucky. His year as a Hilltopper was highlighted by a triple-double (33 points, 10 rebounds, 10 assists) on Jan. 6. Thompson was named to the All-Conference USA Second Team.
Jacobi Boykins | Guard | 6-6 | 175 | Louisiana Tech | Senior
2017-18 averages: 14.7 ppg, 4.8 rpg, 1.5 apg
The highflying Boykins started in all 33 games in his final year at Louisiana Tech. He led the Bulldogs with 14.7 points per game and earned All-Conference USA Third Team honours.
Cameron Reynolds | Guard/Forward | 6-8 | 225 | Tulane | Senior
2017-18 averages: 15.1 ppg, 6.3 rpg, 2.2 apg
Reynolds started in all 31 games of his senior season at Tulane, leading the Green Wave in rebounds per game and was the team's second leading scorer.
Justin Tillman | Forward | 6-8 | 220 | VCU | Senior
2017-18 averages: 18.9 ppg, 9.9 rpg, 1.0 bpg
In his final season at VCU, Tillman led the Rams in scoring, rebounding and blocks per game. The 6-8 forward's 9.9 rebounds per game also led the Atlantic 10 Conference; he was named no the All-Atlantic 10 First Team and All-Atlantic 10 Defensive Team.
.@Raptors will be holding a pre-draft workout today with Jon Elmore, Marcus Foster, Jairus Lyles, Dakota Mathias, Marcus Lee and Nana Foulland. #WetheNorth- RaptorsMR (@RaptorsMR) May 24, 2018
Jon Elmore | Guard | 6-3 | 185 | Marshall | Junior*
Elmore withdrew from NBA Draft on May 28
Marcus Foster | Guard | 6-3 | 210 | Creighton | Senior
2017-18 averages: 19.8 ppg, 3.9 rpg, 2.7 apg
Jairus Lyles | Guard | 6-2 | 175 | UMBC | Senior
2017-18 averages: 20.2 ppg, 5.5 rpg, 3.5 apg
Dakota Mathias | Guard | 6-4 | 200 | Purdue | Senior
2017-18 averages: 12.0 ppg, 4.1 rpg, 3.9 apg
Marcus Lee | Forward | 6-11 | 225 | California | Senior
2017-18 averages: 11.4 ppg, 7.2 rpg, 56.3 FG%
Nana Foulland | Center | 6-10 | 235 | Bucknell | Senior
2017-18 averages: 15.2 ppg, 7.0 rpg, 1.7 bpg