The NBA draft is next Thursday, and ESPN 700 will be live in New York bringing you the best local coverage of the Jazz selection at 21. It appears the top 10 picks of the draft are mostly set, in no particular order, with DeAndre Ayton, Luka Doncic, Marvin Bagley, Jaren Jackson, Trae Young, Michael Porter, Mikal Bridges, Mohamed Bamba, Wendel Carter, and Miles Bridges likely filling out the top 10.
It’s an unusually strong draft for big men at the top, with 5 of the top 10 picks serving as front court players. Outside of the top 10, the draft gets very wing heavy, but whereas in most drafts, non lottery wings traditionally vary widely in skill sets, whether they’re defensive specialists, or slashers, or shooters, this draft is loaded with 3 and D combo wing players.
I broke down ESPN’s 16-30th top draft prospects as shooters at KSL.com, and how the Jazz are likely to add shooting with the 21st overall pick. Read the article below!