1 pick remains the same. This was by far the hardest draft class to re-organize the top-five. Lou Williams (No. Vancouver: Stromile Swift 6-9 235 PF LSU So. 15) is the clear-cut first pick with Gobert (No. The views on this page do not necessarily represent the views of the NBA or its clubs. 3) moves up to one, Young (No. In 2009, six teams passed on Curry (No. Your default site has been set for 7 days, https://images.daznservices.com/di/library/NBA_Global_CMS_image_storage/60/6e/zion-williamson_13mfy8qlezoor1ahii782wqjl8.jpg?t=1178326428&w=500&quality=80, https://images.daznservices.com/di/library/NBA_Global_CMS_image_storage/19/63/silver-doncic-nba-gettyjpg_1t4w0k72cjq8l1jdrob502yqdq.jpg?t=507722095&w=500&quality=80, https://images.daznservices.com/di/library/NBA_Global_CMS_image_storage/ac/10/simmons-nba-draft_1mkzz5doaqpgj1ikat2hvgsemd.jpg?t=-555054804&w=500&quality=80, https://images.daznservices.com/di/library/NBA_Global_CMS_image_storage/99/c1/giannis-antetokounmpo-nba-draft_1nt44y1sup7ax1g7rz09pu5m58.jpg?t=-1194094875&w=500&quality=80, https://images.daznservices.com/di/library/NBA_Global_CMS_image_storage/84/c6/kawhi-nba-draft_16jsx2757o57g1rze2f8i98zw6.jpg?t=-1192915843&w=500&quality=80, https://images.daznservices.com/di/library/NBA_Global_CMS_image_storage/8c/77/curry-nba-draft_18nqz1s68u2zi1tzr5ftoiivdz.jpg?t=-644125528&w=500&quality=80, https://images.daznservices.com/di/library/NBA_Global_CMS_image_storage/ac/8d/durant-nba-draft_1l37xp8ou5zvp1so4w3r5r6337.jpg?t=-1192915843&w=500&quality=80, https://images.daznservices.com/di/library/NBA_Global_CMS_image_storage/2f/b7/lowry-nba-draft_1i580a06n68us1idwtbaylzo07.jpg?t=-1192914555&w=500&quality=80, https://images.daznservices.com/di/library/NBA_Global_CMS_image_storage/64/45/stern-with-lebron-james-at-the-2003-nba-draft_1k1okp9o0jteq1uprotozeyrcg.png?t=1704841719&w=500&quality=80, https://images.daznservices.com/di/library/NBA_Global_CMS_image_storage/3c/bc/gasol-nba-draft_1n6ypdopbc3j01jpbsgg9r3k5c.jpg?t=-1192914555&w=500&quality=80. Picks. Davis was a no-brainer No. Select the third team from the drop down menu. 6) championships gave him the nod over prolific scorers Johnson (No. 23) files in ahead of Butler (No. Missed the cut: Brook Lopez, Danilo Gallinari, Goran Dragic, Fell out of the top-five: Michael Beasley, OJ Mayo. 5), although neither of the two All-Stars have been able to stay very healthy. Seattle traded the rights to G Josip Sesar to Boston for two future second-round draft picks. 3) improving one spot. Gordon Hayward is moving to Charlotte to stack ends, buy property, and play relatively pressure-free ball. New York Knicks traded F John Wallace and the rights to F Donnell Harvey to the Dallas Mavericks for G Erick Strickland and the rights to F Pete Mickeal. You give up a little bit, and realize it feels okay. https://images.daznservices.com/di/library/NBA_Global_CMS_image_storage/ac/10/simmons-nba-draft_1mkzz5doaqpgj1ikat2hvgsemd.jpg?t=-555054804&w=500&quality=80, Missed the cut: Domantas Sabonis, Malcolm Brogdon, Fell out of the top-five: Dragan Bender, Kris Dunn. 13) and Harrell (No. There's no wrong answer to Jokic or Embiid at No. 1 here, but I'm sticking with Jokic as he's establishing himself as arguably the best centre in the NBA. That is getting older, for a lot of people. Take a look at every Texas Longhorn taken in the NBA Draft dating back to 2000. 1 spot, but injuries have their way of ruining things. The life of a professional athlete is inherently precarious, and stars are justifiably doing what they can to reduce the element of chance in their careers. It's up to Jerami Grant whether he's less unhappy with the wins or the opportunity to put up more shots in the airless second halves of blowout losses. 000. 9) behind him was an easy choice.