Kai Sotto “Kai Zachary Perlado Sotto” a native Filipino born citizen has declared for the 2022 NBA Draft as he announced yesterday. The 19-year-old who is playing one season in National Basketball League “Australia” for the Adelaide 36ers.
Sotto averaged 7.5 points, 4.5 rebounds, 0.5 assists, and 0.8 blocks in first season for the Adelaide 36ers, he also recorded a career high with 21 point but fall short against Brisbane Bullets “93-85” for playing 17 minutes only.
In his instagram post, Kai Sotto appreciated his Adelaide 36ers family.
To the 36ers Management, my teammates, my coaching staff and my agent Joel Bell, I am a better man and a better professional player than a year ago because you all took me under your wing and challenged and mentored me to live up to expectations.
Kai Sotto also ask for support and prayers for his quest to be the first homegrown Filipino to play in the NBA.
I have declared for the 2022 NBA Draft. Please pray for and support me during my quest to fulfill my ultimate dream.