2023 NBA Mock Draft

Top prospects for the 2023 NBA Draft. With the rule change coming these prospects could declare for the 2022 draft.


# Player Player Report Comp.
1 Caleb Houstan SF - HT: 6-8 - WT: 170 - WING: NA - FROM: Ontario, Canada (Montverde) - HSso. -
2 Victor Wembanyama C - HT: 7-1 - WT: NA - WING: NA - FROM: France - Int.04 -
3 Amari Bailey SG - HT: 6-4 - WT: 185 - WING: NA - FROM: Chicago, IL (Sierra Canyon) - HSso. -
4 Dior Johnson PG - HT: 6-1 - WT: NA - WING: NA - FROM: Saugerties, NY (Syracuse commit) - HSso. -
5 Jarace Walker SG - HT: 6-6 - WT: 210 - WING: NA - FROM: New Freedom, PA (IMG) - HSso. Jaylen Brown, Isaiah Rider
6 Brandon Huntley-Hatfield PF - HT: 6-9 - WT: 224 - WING: NA - FROM: Clarksville, TN (IMG) Julius Randle
7 Dariq Whitehead SF - HT: 6-4 1/2- WT: 196 - WING: 6-9 - FROM: Newark, NJ (Montverde) - HSso. -
8 Charles Bediako C - HT: 6-11 - WT: 220 - WING: NA - FROM: Brampton, ONT (Canada) - HSjr. -
9 Keyonte George SG - HT: 6-5 - WT: 180 - WING: NA - FROM: Lewisville, TX - HSso. -
10 PG - HT: 6-2 - WT: 190 - WING: NA - FROM: Los Angles, CA
1on1 interview
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11 Chris Livingston SF - HT: 6-4 1/2- WT: 190 - WING: 6-11 - FROM: Akron, OH (Buchtel) - HSso. -
12 Eric Dailey Jr. SF - HT: 6-6 - WT: 214 - WING: NA - FROM: Tampa, FL (IMG)- HSso. -
13 Kijani Wright SF - HT: 6-7 - WT: 205 - WING: NA - FROM: Los Angles, CA (Windward) - HSso. -
14 Marquise Rice SF - HT: 6-5 - WT: 210 - WING: NA - FROM: Durham, NC - HSso. -
15 Vincent Iwuchukwu C - HT: 6-10 - WT: 200 - WING: NA - FROM: San Antonio, TX - HSso. -

# Player Player Report Comp.
16 Damion Baugh SG - HT: 6-3 - WT: 185 - WING: NA - FROM: Memphis - Fr. -
17 Jalen Hood-Schifino PG - HT: 6-4 - WT: 190 - WING: NA - FROM: Charlotte, NC - HSso. -
18 Michael Foster PF - HT: 6-8 1/2 - WT: 229 - WING: 6-11 - FROM: Milwaukee, WI - - HSjr.
A powerful post player who has already developed three point range and become a modern big man.
Jahlil with range
19 Brice Griggs PG - HT: 6-2 - WT: 180 - WING: NA - FROM: Houston, TX - HSso. -
20 Shaqir O'Neil SG - HT: 6-3 - WT: NA - WING: NA - FROM: NA - HSso. -
21 Brandon Miller SF - HT: 6-6 - WT: 175 - WING: NA - FROM: Antioch, TN - HSso. -
22 Scoot Henderson PG - HT: 6-2 - WT: 175 - WING: NA - FROM: Marietta, GA - HSso. -
23 Tiki Musaka C - HT: 6-10 - WT: NA - WING: NA - FROM: St Louis, MO - HSso. -
24 Dilan Anderson C - HT: 6-10 - WT: 200 - WING: NA - FROM: Gilbert, AZ - HSso. -
25 Zion Cruz PG - HT: 6-3 - WT: 170 - WING: NA - FROM: Jersey City, NJ - HSso. -
26 Tre White SF - HT: 6-6 - WT: 200 - WING: 6-6 1/2- FROM: Mikwaukee, WI (verbal to Kansas) - HSso. -
27 Henry Coleman SF - HT: 6-7 - WT: 237 - WING: NA - FROM: Duke - HSsr. -
28 Elmarko Jackson PG - HT: 6-3 - WT: NA - WING: NA - FROM: St. Augustine, NJ -
29 Noah Farrakhan PG - HT: 6-2 - WT: 160 - WING: NA - FROM: Newark, NJ - HSsr. Trevon Duval
30 Jaden Bradley PG - HT: 6-2 - WT: 170 - WING: NA - FROM: Concord, NC - HSso. -
31 Nate Bittle PF - HT: 6-11 - WT: 200 - WING: 7-5 - FROM: Central Point, OR - HSjr.
A big forward with deep range and a nice skill level. Plays a modern game but isn't a big time athlete.
longer Ryan Anderson
32 A.J. Casey PF - HT: 6-7 - WT: 200 - WING: NA - FROM: Chicago, IL -
33 Mark Mitchell PF - HT: 6-7 - WT: 185 - WING: NA - FROM: Shawnee Mission, KS - HSso. -
34 Jason Harris PF - HT: 6-8 - WT: 200 - WING: NA - FROM: Mesa, AZ - HSsr. Amile Jefferson
35 Gregg Glenn PF - HT: 6-6 - WT: 220 - WING: NA - FROM: Ft. Lauderdale, FL - HSso. -
36 Abdoul Halil Barre C - HT: 6-9 - WT: NA - WING: NA - FROM: Benin, Africa (Montverde) - HSjr. -
37 Jerrell Colbert PF - HT: 6-9 - WT: 205 - WING: NA - FROM: Pasadena TX - HSsr.
A quick and explosive center who changes ends in a flash and impacts both ends of the floor. A dynamic athlete.
Stromile Swift
38 Che Evans SF - HT: 6-7 - WT: 200 - WING: NA - FROM: Philadelphia, PA - HSsr
A big wing with a nice frame. Versatile on defense and excels in transition. Can hit the outside shot.
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39 Kendall Brown SF - HT: 6-6 - WT: 180 - WING: NA - FROM: Woodbury, MN - HSjr.
NA
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40 John Butler PF - HT: 6-10 - WT: 170 - WING: NA - FROM: Greenville, SC - HSsr.
Very skinny but tall and talented, Butler will have to add a lot of strength to reach his highest potential
John Henson lite
41 Scottie Pippen Jr. PG - HT: 6-1 - WT: 165 - WING: NA - FROM: Vanderbilt - HSsr. -
42 Wilhelm Breidenbach PF - HT: 6-9 - WT: 200 - WING: 6-10 1/2 - FROM: Santa Ana, CA - HSjr.
Big and skilled. A do-it-all forward who isn't a big upside player but has tools to work with and knows how to play the game.
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43 Jeron Artest PG - HT: 6-2 - WT: 175 - WING: NA - FROM: UC Irvine - Fr.
Son of Metta, Jeron is a tough point guard who understands the game at a high level and gets after it on defense. 1on1 interview
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44 Joe Girard SG - HT: 6-1 - WT: 180 - WING: NA - FROM: Syracuse - Fr.
A scoring legend in high school, Girard will have to develop his lead guard skills to maximize his pro potential.
Jimmer lite, JJ Barea
45 Clifford Omoruyi C - HT: 6-11 - WT: 235 - WING: NA - FROM: New Jersey (Nigeria) - HSsr.
Has big time tools and a chance to develop into something special.
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Ryan Kalkbrenner
C - HT: 7-0 - WT: 225 -WING: NA - FROM: Creighton - HSsr.
One of the best shot blockers in his class. An old school big who rebounds and guards the paint.
Scott Pollard
47 Zaire Wade SG - HT: 6-2 - WT: 175 - WING: NA - FROM: Plantation, FL (Sierra Canyon) - HSsr.
Son of Flash, Zaire Wade is a quick and crafty guard with an advanced understanding of the game and a high skill level. He's not a crazy athlete like pops but he's got a chance to make the League.
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48 Phillip Wheeler PF - HT: 6-9 - WT: 170 - WING: NA - FROM: Tinton Falls, NY - HSsr.
A big time athlete with a developing NBA frame.
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49 Addison Patterson SF - HT: 6-7 - WT: 195 - WING: NA - FROM: Oregon - Fr.
A big guard/wing who is creative with the ball and score from inside or from deep. Plays with an edge.
Kyle Anderson
50 Aidan Igiehon PF - HT: 6-9 - WT: 230 - WING: NA - FROM: Louisville - Fr.
A powerful and explosive player who is a physical presence in the paint and gives great hustle.
Kenneth Faried
51 Bretner Mutombo C - HT: 6-9 - WT: 198 - WING: 7-0 - FROM: Suwanee, GA - HSjr.
A very intriguing center prospect who's got awesome length and agility but a very raw low post game. Can be a force on the defensive end.
Miles Turner, Ian Mahinmi
52 Earl Timberlake SF - HT: 6-5 - WT: 205 - WING: NA - FROM: Miami - HSsr.
NA
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53 Xavier Foster C - HT: 7-0 - WT: 225 - WING: NA - FROM: Iowa State - HSsr.
Has great size and mobility. Shows shot blocking instincts and a developing offensive game.
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Trades

Knicks get Mavs 1st round pick, top 10 protected (KP trade)
Pelicans have the right to swap picks with the Lakers, unprotected (Anthony Davis trade)
Thunder have the right to swap picks with the Clippers (Paul George trade)
Thunder get Heat pick, lottery protected, via Clippers etc (Paul George trade)