A North Alabama native will soon play in the NBA!
Kira Lewis Jr. was drafted Wednesday night by the New Orleans Pelicans.
The former Alabama point guard has dreamt and worked for this day since he was playing for Hazel Green High School.
He’s the 13th overall pick in the 2020 NBA Draft.
— New Orleans Pelicans (@PelicansNBA) November 19, 2020
And the crowd erupts!! pic.twitter.com/G1AkA0KoJ1
— Lynden Blake (@LyndenBlake) November 19, 2020