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Nico Mannion, Josh Green and Zeke Nnaji make NBA debuts

Denver Nuggets v Golden State Warriors Photo by Noah Graham/NBAE via Getty Images

Former Arizona Wildcats Josh Green, Nico Mannion and Zeke Nnaji made their NBA debuts in exhibition matchups Saturday night.

Mannion and the Golden State Warriors topped Nnaji and the Denver Nuggets 107-105, while Josh Green’s Dallas Mavericks defeated the Milwaukee Bucks 112-102.

Of the three rookies, Nnaji had the best performance by scoring seven points over 10 minutes off the bench. He went 2 for 3 from the field, with one of his shots being a 3-pointer. He also made a pair of free throws and recorded a block.

In the same game, Mannion went scoreless over eight minutes, missing all five of his field goal attempts. The Warriors point guard did dish out three assists, though.

Green, drafted 18th overall last month, played 16 minutes for the Mavericks, scoring four points on two of seven shooting while earning two assists, one rebound and one steal.

The rookies will have a few more warmup opportunities before the NBA season starts in earnest on Dec. 22.