Mar 27, 2014; Anaheim, CA, USA; Arizona Wildcats forward Aaron Gordon (11) dunks the ball against the San Diego State Aztecs during the second half in the semifinals of the west regional of the 2014 NCAA Mens Basketball Championship tournament at Honda Center. The Wildcats defeated the Aztecs 70-64. Mandatory Credit: Richard Mackson-USA TODAY Sports

FanSided NBA Editors' Mock Draft


Over the past several days, FanSided’s NBA editors conducted a team-by-team mock draft via e-mail, with the editor of each team’s site making their team’s selection. It went more smoothly than expected. Here’s how things shook out:


 

PICK
TEAM
PLAYER
POSITION
FROM
1Cleveland CavaliersJoel EmbiidCenterKansas (Fr.)
2Milwaukee BucksJabari ParkerForwardDuke (Fr.)
3Philadelphia 76ers Andrew WigginsSwingmanKansas (Fr.)
4Orlando MagicDante ExumGuardAustralia
5Utah JazzAaron GordonPower ForwardArizona (Fr.)
6Boston CelticsNoah VonlehPower ForwardIndiana (Fr.)
7Los Angeles LakersJulius RandlePower ForwardKentucky (Fr.)
8Sacramento KingsMarcus SmartPoint GuardOklahoma State (Soph.)
9Charlotte HornetsNik StaukasSwingmanMichigan (Soph.)
10Philadelphia 76ersDario SaricPower ForwardCroatia
11Denver NuggetsGary HarrisSwingmanMichigan State (Soph.)
12Orlando MagicRodney HoodSwingmanDuke (Soph.)
13Minnesota Timberwolves Kyle AndersonGuard UCLA (Soph.)
14Phoenix SunsTyler Ennis Point GuardSyracuse (Fr.)
15Atlanta HawksDoug McDermottForwardCreighton (Sr.)
16Chicago BullsJordan ClarksonGuardMissouri (Jr.)
17Boston CelticsJames YoungSwingmanKentucky (Fr.)
18Phoenix SunsAdreian PayneForwardMichigan State (Sr.)
19Chicago BullsElfrid PaytonGuardLouisiana-Lafayette (Sr.)
20Toronto RaptorsT.J. WarrenForwardNorth Carolina State (Soph.)
21OKC ThunderKristaps PorzingisCenterLatvia
22Memphis GrizzliesClint CapelaPower ForwardSwitzerland
23Utah JazzGlenn Robinson III SwingmanMichigan (Soph.)
24Charlotte HornetsP.J. HairstonSwingmanD-League
25Houston RocketsShabazz NapierPoint GuardConnecticut (Sr.)
26Miami HeatDeAndre DanielsSwingmanConnecticut (Jr.)
27Phoenix SunsJerami GrantSwingmanSyracuse (Soph.)
28Los Angeles ClippersZach LaVineShooting GuardUCLA (Fr.)
29OKC ThunderJordan AdamsShooting GuardUCLA (Soph.)
30San Antonio SpursBogan BogdanovicShooting GuardSerbia

Look for a more detailed version of the mock draft Monday, including pick-by-pick commentary from each editor (so if you’re wondering why I went with Jabari, you’ll soon find out).

 

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