Austin Rivers, the Duke guard, could be the guy. Nothing confirmed yet though.
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Chad Ford @chadfordinsider Andre Drummond won’t get past Pistons at No. 9 according to source.
The Iowa native, a small forward from North Carolina, was a first-team All-American before he even played a game and is now the newest member of the Warriors. For a bio on Barnes, click here. This from Yahoo! Sports: Adrian Wojnarowski @WojYahooNBA Golden State will select North Carolina’s Harrison Barnes with the 7th pick in the … Continue Reading →
Golden State has the No. 7 pick and they certainly could use a big man. Could UCONN center Andre Drummond be the guy?
This report in on the No. 6 pick. Marc J. Spears @SpearsNBAYahoo Portland Trail Blazers will select Weber State point guard Damian Lillard, source tells Yahoo!
Robinson, considered the No. 1 PF in the draft, is finally gone. But this means the Pistons will have a chance at several players who were considered top eight picks in most mock drafts. North Carolina’s Harrison Barnes is still out there. He’s one of the top small forwards.
The Cavaliers just picked up Dion Waiters of Syracuse. He pairs up with Kyrie Irving, last year’s No. 1 pick. Thomas Robinson, of Kansas, is considered the No. 1 PF in the draft, and he’s still out there. This is a good sign for the Pistons, who desperately need frontcourt help. For the scoop on … Continue Reading →
This via Twitter: Adrian Wojnarowski @WojYahooNBA Charlotte and Cleveland “never had anything close,” to a deal, source tells Yahoo! Sports.
Bradley Beal, from Florida, is the guy. He led all SEC guards in rebounding. Nice pick. He’ll be paired with John Wall. The guy is only 19 years old. Nice size (6-5) and strength. For more on Beal, click here. The guy has a 6-8 wingspan.
Michael Kidd-Gilchrist is the guy, but he might end up a Cavalier before the night is over. Remember, there’s been reports of a potential trade with the Bobcats and Cavaliers. For the skinny on Kidd-Gilchrist, click here.