2021 NBA Mock Draft


 
# Player Updated 7/19/19 Comp.
1 Cade Cunningham PG - HT: 6-7 - WT: 213 - WING: 6-11 1/2- FROM: Arlington, TX - HSsr.
Cade has gone from top 30 recruit to possibly the top guy in his class. He does a lot of everything on the court and completely controls the pace of the game. He's a star.
stronger Shaun Livingston
2 Evan Mobley C - HT: 7-0 - WT: 192 - WING: 7-4 - FROM: Temecula, CA - HSsr.
Evan is in the running for the top spot. He's freakishly athletic for a 7-0 player and makes the game look so easy. He's got upside on top of his upside.
LaMarcus
3 Jalen Green SG - HT: 6-6 - WT: 175 - WING: 6-7 1/2 - FROM: Fresno, CA - HSsr.
Jalen gives up the no.1 spot but still has all the makings of a top 5 pick. The competition for the top spot is fierce and Jalen isn't going anywhere. Article
Kobe lite
4 Jalen Johnson SF - HT: 6-8 - WT: 215 - WING: 6-10 1/2 - FROM: Duke - HSsr.
With an NBA ready body and supreme athleticism Johnson is rocketing up our 2021 mock. He's a prototypical point/wing with great court vision, scoring ability and versatility. Has no.1 overall type of talent.
point guard Paul Pierce
5 Makur Maker C - HT: 7-0 - WT: 230 - WING: NA - FROM: Orange, Ca (Australia) - HSsr.
Makur is a point-center with outstanding open court agility and advanced ball skills. He's got quick twitch athleticism and lives above the rim. Sees the game at a high level.
KG
6 Josh Christopher SG - HT: 6-5 - WT: 200 - WING: 6-7 1/2 - FROM: Lakewood, CA - HSsr.
A big guard who can score from three levels and loves to get his own shot. Polished.
Buddy Hield, Swaggy P.
7 Scottie Barnes SF - HT: 6-8 - WT: 210 - WING: 7-2 - FROM: W. Palm Beach, FL - HSsr.
Barnes is a sensational all around talent who shows point guard skills in a big, solid 6-8 frame. He gets after it on defense, hits the boards hard, can push the ball in transition and is a talented scorer. The sky is the limit.
Tobias Harris
8 Greg Brown PF - HT: 6-9 - WT: 190 - WING: 6-10 - FROM: Austin, TX - HSsr.
A super bouncy player with a lightening quick first step and great above the rim ability. Can face up or play with his back to the basket. 1on1 interview
a heady Marquise Chriss, Aaron Gordon
9 Isaiah Todd PF - HT: 6-10 - WT: 200 - WING: 7-0 - FROM: Richmond, VA - HSsr.
Todd is a silky smooth and ultra talented PF who plays a finesse game. He can shoot it with range and has a nice high release point. He can take his man off the bounce and use his awesome mobility and coordination to blow by defenders.
Chris Bosh, Paul George
10 B.J. Boston SG - HT: 6-7 - WT: 185 - WING: 6-10 - FROM: Atlanta, GA - HSsr.
A long. lean and talented 2-guard who excels at taking the ball to the hoop and using his impressive athleticism and size to score the rock.
Jeremy Lamb
11 N'Faly Dante C - HT: 7-0 - WT: 249 - WING: 7-5 1/2 - FROM: Wichita, KS (Mali) - HSsr.
Dante projects as the top true center in this class. He's got elite length, great mobility and surprising quickness. He has a chance to be a special defender who also has upside on the offensive end.
Dwight, Ekpe Udoh
12 Kai Jones C - HT: 6-10 - WT: 205 - WING: NA - FROM: Texas (Bahamas) - Fr.
Kai has made major strides over the past year, developing his game and his body to the point of being a first round prospect. He could be a one and done or two year guy for the Longhorns. 1on1 interview
poor man's Giannis
13 Zhaire Williams SF - HT: 6-7 - WT: 175 - WING: NA - FROM: Sherman Oaks, CA - HSjr.
A good open court athlete with intriguing upside who is developing his perimeter skills.
Terrance Jones
14 Isaiah Jackson PF - HT: 6-9 - WT: 195 - WING: 7-0 - FROM: Detroit, MI - HSsr.
A big time athlete with length and potential. Still learning to put it all together but has a ton of upside. Reminds of Amare or a young JJJ.
Amare
15 Oscar Tshiebwe C - HT: 6-9 - WT: 252 - WING: 7-4 1/4 - FROM: West Virginia - Fr.
A physical specimen with an NBA frame and an emerging game. Has a plus 8 wingspan and can be a force on the defensive end.
Emeka Okafor
16 Jaden Springer SG - HT: 6-5 - WT: 190 - WING: NA - FROM: Charlotte, NC - HSsr.
Excels at scoring in the lane and from mid range. A bucket-getter.
DeShawn Stevenson, Joe Forte
17 Bryan Antoine SG - HT: 6-5 - WT: 180 - WING: 6-7 - FROM: Villanova - Fr.
A long, smooth and talented combo guard who can really get above the rim. A versatile player who can play on or off the ball. Glides on the court.
Elliot Williams+
18 Anton Watson PF - HT: 6-9 - WT: 210 - WING: NA - FROM: Gonzaga - Fr.
Watson combines natural strength, great size and a high skill level. He's a power forward with ball skills.
tougher Trey Lyles
19 Karim Mane SG - HT: 6-5 - WT: 192 - WING: 7-0 - FROM: Montreal, Canada
A combo guard who's a plus athlete with an attacking style of play. Bouncy with great length. Plays above the rim.
Daequan Cook, Victor Oladipo
20 C.J. Walker SF - HT: 6-8 - WT: 190 - WING: NA - FROM: Oregon - Fr.
Walker is making moves up the rankings. A bouncy athlete with an advanced skill set, who has plenty of upside to grow into. 1on1 interview
Pascal Siakam
21 Ibou Dianko Badji C - HT: 7-1 - WT: NA - WING: 7-8 - FROM: Senegal (Barcelona) - Int.
Enormous and freakishly athletic for such a big man, Badji is super raw but has elite size and massive upside. It'll be fun to watch him develop.
Dikembe
22 Adam Miller PG - HT: 6-4 - WT: 175 - WING: NA - FROM: Chicago, IL - HSsr.
A big, talented lead guard who can really get into the paint and make plays off the dribble.
Deron Williams
23 Shareef O'Neal PF - HT: 6-9 - WT: 215 - WING: 7-0 - FROM: UCLA - Fr.
An athletic PF who plays above the rim and who is expanding his game, showing a nice array of perimeter skills. Has got the "all-clear" after being diagnosed and treated for a heart condition.
Ed O'Bannon

24 Jeremy Roach PG - HT: 6-2 - WT: 180 - WING: 6-3 - FROM: Duke -HSsr.
A true lead guard with great handles who penetrates the lane well. Has good size/strength and a quick first step. Plays both ends.
Kyle Lowry
25 Aaron Henry SG - HT: 6-6 - WT: 218 - WING: 6-11 - FROM: Michigan St. - So.
An NBA level athlete and stand-out defender who needs to continue to develop his handles and outside shot.
Jimmy Butler lite
26 Paul Eboua PF - HT: 6-8 - WT: 210 - WING: 7-1 1/2 - FROM: Cameroon - Int.
A raw athlete who is just starting to emerge and put it all together on the court. Has big athletic upside.
Thad Young, Noah Vonley
27 Khalifa Diop C - HT: 6-11 - WT: 240 - WING: NA - FROM: Senegal - Int.
Has an elite physical profile and a chance to develop into a first rounder. Excels at rebounding, protecting the rim and anchoring the defense.
bigger Serge Ibaka, rich man's Jamaal Magloire
28 Walker Kessler C - HT: 6-11 - WT: 220 - WING: NA - FROM: Newnan, GA - HSsr.
Kessler is coming on strong and moving up the rankings. He's got great size and is starting to put it all together on the court.
Justin Patton
29 Lök Wur SF - HT: 6-9 - WT: 185 - WING: NA - FROM: Oregon - Fr.
Wur is a long-striding open court athlete with tantalizing upside but a long way to go with his skills. His arrow is pointing up.
Luol Deng, Josh Smith
30 Alex Antetokounmpo SF - HT: 6-6 - WT: 214 - WING: 7-2 - FROM: Milwaukee, WI - HSsr.
Alex has great length, very quick hands on defense and good instincts. His 3pt shot is much improved and his upside/bloodlines are very intriguing.
Terrence Williams, Quincy Pondexter
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Trades
Thunder get Heat 1st round pick, unprotected, via Suns, Sixers, Clippers
Knicks get Mavs pick, unprotected (KP trade) 
 
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