2016 NBA Mock Draft

Updated 5/23/16
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Team
Player
Pos
Ht
From Player Report
Comp
1
76ers
6-10 LSU Simmons would give the Sixers an elite play-maker. He'd join a young and talented front court while seeing minutes at PG as well. More
Magic/Draymond
2
Lakers* 6-9 Duke A sweet shooter who could end up going #1 overall. Ingram is a perfect fit on the wing in L.A. More
Paul George/KD

3
Celtics*
Dragan Bender PF 7-0 Croatia Agile big man with a nice perimeter game and exceptional length. Bender would give the C's a unique talent to develop. More
Pau
4
Suns Jamal Murray PG 6-5 Kentucky Combo guard who has enough versatility to play next to Booker in Phoenix. They could become the 2nd best shooting backcourt in the league. More
Deron Williams/C.J.
5
T-Wolves*
6-5 Oklahoma A dead-eye three point shooter who can really stretch the defense. Not a position of need for the Wolves but shooters are at a premium. More
KCP/Brad Beal
6
Pelicans
Jakob Poeltl
C
7-1 Utah A prototypical center who would take a lot of pressure off of AD. More
Alex Len
7
Nuggets*
6-3 Providence Big time talent who would be a value pick at this point in the draft. More
Eric Bledsoe
8
Kings
7-0 Kentucky Highly skilled big man who would help space the floor for the Kings. More
softer Myles Turner
9
Raptors*
6-10 Marquette An advanced offensive player who shoots with range and has great handles. Would fill a big need for the Raps. More
Tom Gugliotta
10
Bucks
6-9
Washington A natural talent and great hops and a smooth jumper. The youth movement is in full effect for the Bucks. More
Markieff/Blake
11
Magic Deyonta Davis PF 6-10 Michigan State Projects as a high level shot blocker and defender and shows flashes of offensive talent. The Magic need rim protection. More
Al Horford/ Derrick Favors
12
Jazz
6-7 California High upside player with great work ethic but limited skill. A good value at the end of the lottery. More
Harrison Barnes
13
Suns*
6-7 Turkey Talented with the ball, a high level scorer. More
Kevin Martin
14
Bulls
6-5 Florida State A smooth and efficient offensive talent who could help bring in a new era for the Bulls. More
Allen Crabbe/Eddie Jones
15
Nuggets*
PF 6-11 Croatia Fast rising prospect who combines great length with nice scoring ability. More
longer David Lee
16
Celtics
Dejounte Murray PG 6-5 Washington Combo guard who can light it up on the offensive end. More
Larry Hughes
17
Memphis
Malachi Richardson SF 6-6 Syracuse Long and athletic wing with a rapidly improving game. A great one on one scorer. More
Willie Burton
18
Pistons
6-6 Michigan State A well rounded player who is solid in all aspects of the game. Should carve out a nice role in the League. More
Evan Turner
19
Nuggets*
Wade Baldwin PG 6-3 Vanderbilt A high level athlete with long arms and big time ability. More
Monta Ellis
20
Pacers
C
7-2 China Tall and skinny with good range. Qi is moving up boards after good workouts. More
bigger Charlie Villanueva
21
Hawks
6-10 Gonzaga Son of the legend, Sabonis is highly skilled and fundamentally sound. More
Tyler Hansbrough
22
Hornets
Thon Maker PF 7-1 Australia A unique talent, oozing with upside but still figuring out how to play the game. More
Sam Dalembert with a jumper
23
Celtics
C
6-10 Maryland A broad shouldered center who plays with a mean streak. More
Al Jefferson

24
76ers*
6-6 St. Joes Highly skilled, natural scorer with good strength but average athleticism. More
Aaron Afflalo
25
Clippers
C
7-1 Croatia Big bodied center with a nice scoring touch. More
Tiago Splitter
26
76ers* 5-9 Kentucky A lightening quick floor general with great passing ability and natural lead guard instincts. More
poor man's Isaiah Thomas
27
Raptors
6-9
New Mexico State A hard-working forward who plays both ends of the floor and has great length. More
Serge Ibaka
28
Suns*
6-9
Providence Strong combo forward who can score from three levels. More
Antoine Walker
29
Spurs 6-1 Notre Dame Supremely athletic PG who can get his own shot and is learning to run an offense. More
Darren Collison
30
Warriors
6-9 Kansas Athletic forward with great length and quickness. Plays with a good motor and changes ends in a flash. More
Tyrus Thomas
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*2016 Traded Draft Picks*
Round One

76ers receive Lakers pick, top 3 protected
76ers receive Heat's pick, top 10 protected
76ers receive Thunders pick, top 15 protected
Celtics receive Nets pick, unprotected
Celtics receive Mavs pick, top 7 protected
Nuggets receive Grizzlies pick, top 5 and 15-30 protected
Nuggets receive Blazers pick, top 14 protected
Nuggets have the right to swap picks with the Knicks
Suns receive Wizards pick, top 9 protected
Suns receive Cavs pick, top 10 protected
Raptors receive less favorable of Knicks, Nuggets picks.