UK guard Eric Bledsoe is denying a website story that he is signing with an agent and headed to the NBA draft. Bledsoe is quoted by UK athletics in a message sent via twitter that he has not signed with an agent, he will continue to work out with teams and announce a decision on May 8th.
Earlier in the day NBA Draft.net reported that Bledsoe is headed to the NBA
The website has Bledsoe going 28th to Memphis in the first round.
NBA Draft.net says, "Kentucky's Eric Bledsoe has made it official. He's entering the draft and signing with an agent. He had a lot to return for but appears to be a near lock for the first round."
NBA Draft.net projects five Kentucky players going in the first round of the draft. John Wall No. 1 to New Jersey, Demarcus cousins No. 5 to Washington, Patrick Patterson no. 9 to Utah and Daniel Orton the last pick of the first round, No. 30 to Washington.