March Insanity has arrived which is a superb time not only for school basketball followers, however those that observe the leadup to the NBA draft. This yr’s match will function quite a lot of prime prospects, together with what looks like the complete Duke workforce.
Now that Zion Williamson is again on the court docket, the Blue Devils beginning lineup is made up of probably first-round draft picks. Williamson has virtually assuredly locked up the highest spot, however it will likely be fascinating to see how the NCAA match may impression the No. 2 choose.
For the primary time in our mock draft, now we have Murray State’s Ja Morant leaping R.J. Barrett for the second choose. Morant helped Murray State upset Belmont within the Ohio Valley match to punch their ticket to March Insanity. If Murray State can notch a win or two, it may assist Morant overtake Barrett.
Barrett probably may have extra match video games with Duke getting into March Insanity as a championship contender. A lot of the speak has been about Williamson, however an fascinating subplot is the race for the No. 2 choose.
Right here’s a take a look at our newest NBA mock draft, and the order is predicated on the standings as of Friday, March 15th, courtesy of Tankathon.
NBA Mock Draft 2019: 1st Spherical Picks
|No. 1 Knicks||PF Zion Williamson, Duke|
|No. 2 Suns||PG Ja Morant, Murray State|
|No. three Cavaliers||SG RJ Barrett, Duke|
|No. four Bulls||SF Cam Reddish, Duke|
|No. 5 Hawks||SG Jarrett Culver, Texas Tech|
|No. 6 Hawks (by way of Mavericks)||SF Romeo Langford, Indiana|
|No. 7 Grizzlies||PF Rui Hachimura, Gonzaga|
|No. eight Wizards||PG Darius Garland, Vanderbilt|
|No. 9 Pelicans||F De’Andre Hunter, Virginia|
|No. 10 Hornets||SF Nassir Little, UNC|
|No. 11 Lakers||PF PJ Washington, Kentucky|
|No. 12 Magic||SG Keldon Johnson, Kentucky|
|No. 13 Timberwolves||PG Coby White, UNC|
|No. 14 Celtics (by way of Kings)||PF Brandon Clarke, Gonzaga|
|No. 15 Warmth||C Bol Bol, Oregon|
|No. 16 Pistons||SF KZ Okpala, Stanford|
|No. 17 Nets||SG Nickeil Alexander-Walker, Virginia Tech|
|No. 18 Celtics (by way of Clippers)||PF Sekou Doumbouya, Guinea|
|No. 19 Jazz||SF Talen Horton-Tucker, Iowa State|
|No. 20 Spurs||C Jaxson Hayes, Texas|
|No. 21 Thunder||SG Kevin Porter, USC|
|No. 22 Celtics||G Tyler Herro, Kentucky|
|No. 23 Blazers||PG Tre Jones, Duke|
|No. 24 Cavs (by way of Rockets)||C Jontay Porter, Missouri|
|No. 25 Sixers||F Jalen McDaniels, San Diego State|
|No. 26 Pacers||C Daniel Gafford, Arkansas|
|No. 27 Nets (by way of Nuggets)||SF Cameron Johnson, UNC|
|No. 28 Warriors||SF Admiral Schofield, Tennessee|
|No. 29 Spurs (by way of Raptors)||G Jaylen Nowell, Washington|
|No. 30 Bucks||F Chuma Okeke, Arizona|