2015 NBA Mock Draft

First Round Draft Grades
Updated 6/25/15
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Team
Player
Pos
Ht
From Player Report Comp
1
T-Wolves
C
7-0
Kentucky Pairing Towns with Wiggins would give the Wolves a championship level foundation to build on.  More LaMarcus Aldridge,
Pau Gasol
2
Lakers 6-5 Ohio State Russell is moving up and could be a building block for the next generation of Lakers basketball. More Stephen Curry
3
76ers
7-1
Latvia Highly skilled forward with awesome length, deceptive speed and a silky smooth three point shot who would give the Sixers a ton of length. More Dirk
4
Knicks
C
6-11
Duke The Knicks could steal Okafor at #4 if concerns about his defense and FT shooting cause him to drop. More Al Jefferson

5
Magic
6-6
Duke Winslow would give the Magic another strong defender and high character guy. More better Jerry Stackhouse
6
Kings
6-5
USA There are questions about Mudiay's shooting ability and he's unproven. I don't think he's a lock for the top 4. More Tyreke Evans
7
Nuggets
6-8
Croatia Very skilled Euro with a nice jumper and advanced offensive game. Awesome SG size. More Evan Fournier

8
Pistons
C
7-0
Wisconsin Highly skilled big man with a great shooting touch. Well suited for today's NBA.  More Ryan Anderson
9
Hornets
6-5 Kentucky Elite level shooter from downtown. Developing an all around game. More Wesley Mathews
10
Heat
6-9
Kentucky Well built with a versatile game and nice skill level. Can really score the ball. More Carlos Boozer
11
Pacers
C
7-0
Kentucky His ability to move his feet on the perimeter and guard the rim sets him apart. Has rare athleticism and hustles all over the court. More Tyson Chandler
12
Jazz
6-6
Arizona Seems like a sure thing. Doesn't have the highest ceiling but is a likely All Star. More Joe Johnson

13
Suns
6-11
Texas Is still a high level prospect but is no longer considered a top 5 talent. More Chris Bosh/John Henson
14
Thunder
6-2 Murrey State Fast-rising prospect. A lead guard with nice size and an all around game. More Sam Cassell
15
Hawks (from Nets)
6-7
Arizona A high level athlete and elite defender with an improving offensive game.  More
Tony Allen
16
Celtics
6-1
Duke True play-maker with nice speed and elite level basketball I.Q. More Tony Parker

17
Bucks
6-10 Arkansas A long and active forward who needs to add weight and improve his ball skills. More Tim Thomas
18
Rockets (from Pelicans)
PG 6-5 Utah A very long lead guard who shares the ball well and can score a bit in the lane. More Evan Turner
19
Wizards
6-7
Kansas Some team will gamble on his upside. His combo of above-the-rim play and three point shooting is hard to find. More Rudy Gay

20
Raptors
6-10
Syracuse Strong and athletic big who hits the boards hard and has nice physical tools. Recovering from knee injury More Noah Vonleh

21
Mavs
6-9
UCLA A unique forward with small forward skills in a 6-9 body with great wingspan. More Paul George
22
Bulls
Guillermo Hernangomez
C
6-11
Spain Powerful and skilled post player who can score in the lane.
Nikola Vucevic

23
Blazers
6-6 UNLV NBA body with a high ceiling but needs to learn the nuances of the game. More Derek Anderson

24
Cavs
6-8
Louisville An active, strong and physical play-maker. All-out hustle and heart. More Charles Oakley
25
Grizzlies
6-5
Notre Dame Solid combo guard prospect who contributes in all aspects of the game. More Daequan Cook
26
Spurs 6-6 Virginia A rock solid all around player who could carve out a spot in the NBA. More Bonzi Wells
27
Lakers (from Rockets) 6-5 Georgia State Excellent outside shooter who can spread the floor. Average athlete. More MarShon Brooks
28
Celtics  
(from Clippers)
6-9
Wisconsin A big, smooth wing with scoring talent. Has surprising speed. More Marvin Williams
29
Nets (from Hawks)
Anthony Brown
6-7 Stanford Solid all around player with great length and solid fundamentals.
30
Warriors
6-9 LSU Talented scorer who plays with a lot of power and good energy. More Matt Harpring
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Trades
*Celtics receive Clippers' First Round Pick (Doc Rivers trade)
*Lakers get Rockets first round pick (unprotected, Jeremy Lin trade)
*Rockets get Pelicans first round pick (top 3 and bottom 10 protected)
*Bulls get Kings first round pick, top 10 protected, via Cavs (Deng Trade)
*Hawks have the right to swap picks with the Nets
*Bulls have right to swap picks with the Cavs (top 14 protected) 
*Celtics receive the Mavs First Round Pick (Rondo)