Moments ago Cassius Stanley was selected #54 overall by the Indiana Pacers in the 2020 NBA Draft:
Sources: Indiana is picking Cassius Stanley at No. 54 in NBA Draft.
— Shams Charania (@ShamsCharania) November 19, 2020
In his only season at Duke, Carey averaged 18 points and 9 rebounds. He was named Named to ACC All-Freshman Team.
Many fans will remember Stanley was a late addition to the Blue Devil roster after Boogie Ellis decommitted and signed with Memphis.
Magic Johnson called him one of the best athletes in the draft:
G @cassius_stanley with his 44" vertical is one of the best athletes in the NBA Draft. A gym rat and a competitor, he will be a better NBA player than college player!
— Earvin Magic Johnson (@MagicJohnson) November 16, 2020
Stanley broke Zion Williamson’s vertical leap record and put that on display through the season with his highlight reel dunks: