Kemba Walker ready for NBA draft

Updated: June 23, 2011, 9:05 AM ET
By Kieran Darcy | ESPNNewYork.com

NEW YORK -- Former UConn guard and New York City native Kemba Walker cannot wait for Thursday night's NBA draft. There is only one thing bothering him right now, he told reporters at a predraft media reception on Wednesday.

"It's definitely good to be home," Walker said. "But the draft is in New Jersey now. I wish it was at the Garden. But regardless of where it is, I'm still happy."

This year's draft will be held at the Prudential Center in Newark because Madison Square Garden ...

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