Follow along as the NBA Draft takes place at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn. Once again, this year I am tagging along with the Phoenix Suns at U.S. Airways Center to track their movements for the 2013 NBA Draft, but will be following closing along with the entire draft as it unfolds.
The Best Value 2nd Round Picks: 2013 Sleepers
The Best Players Not Selected: 2013 Best Undrafted
Trades as they happen: 2013 Trade Tracker
Prospect Rankings and Profiles: Final 2013 Big Board
PG, SG, SF, PF, C, and INT: Final 2013 Positional Rankings
Mock My Final Mock: Final 2013 Mock Draft (w/analysis)
2013 NBA Draft Superlatives: Best Shooter, Star Potential, Etc.
How Good Are The Prospects: Ceilings and Basements
Check out the LIVE Tweets @NBADraftInsider as the 2012 Draft happens!
2013 NBA DRAFT ROUND ONE
PF, 6-8 240 lbs.
|Just like with Dion Waiters and Tristan Thompson the last two years, the Cavs take the guy they wanted…|
SG, 6-4.25 213 lbs.
|Hardest worker in the draft and a player that promises to be a top defender in the league…|
SF, 6-8.5 198 lbs.
|Obvious pick, but Porter adds a lot of skill at the three and does not need the ball to be an effective player…|
C, 7-0.5 230 lbs.
|Skilled big man that can score inside and out at the four or the five…|
C, 7-1 225 lbs.
|Len is a high end, skilled offensive player that can play both sides of the floor well…|
C, 6-11.75 206 lbs.
|The Pelicans build up a young, athletic front-court with tremendous defensive potential…|
SG, 6-4.75 189 lbs.
|The most upside and star potential falls in the draft and could be a building block…|
SG, 6-5.5 204 lbs.
|Potentially the most underrated wing in this years draft that can shoot and defend…|
PG, 6-1.25 187 lbs.
|Another point guard? Yes, another point guard, but Burke has the ability to play with Ricky Rubio…|
PG, 6-3.25 197 lbs.
|Combo guard that can be the third guard on a team that has zero depth…|
PG, 6-5.75 184 lbs.
|Jrue Holiday’s replacement? The Noel-MCW Era has begun in Philly…|
C, 7-0 255 lbs.
|Raw, and a project, but a bull in terms of strength as well as a great athlete…|
C, 7-0 234 lbs.
|Good shooter, solid interior game, and has the potential to be a quality four/five…|
SF, 6-6.25 222 lbs.
|Good shooter, big strong body, and a lot of questions about his overall game after that…|
SF, 6-9 196 lbs.
|International Man of Mystery: Is he the next elite skilled wing or another wing that gets lost in the shuffle…|
C, 6-11 218 lbs.
|Relentless motor with solid shot-blocking ability, good potential on the offensive end…|
PG, 6-2 165 lbs.
|Elite level speed and is putting together the full package as a point guard with high upside…|
PG, 5-11.5 171 lbs.
|Mavs move back five slots to draft the elite athlete and pedigree as a leader…|
SF, 6-7 197 lbs.
|Great shooter, arguably the best in the draft, and a crafty offensive player…|
SF, 6-7.25 198 lbs.
|Long, athletic, good shooter, and if he can get his in-game motor up to par could be a steal…|
C, 6-10.75 230 lbs.
|Long shot-blocker that can hit the elbow jumper and is needed depth at the five…|
PF, 7-0.5 238 lbs.
|Great athlete, runs the floor, and will immediately impact the game as a rebounder with energy…|
SF, 6-7 226 lbs.
|Reach? Well, Hill is a good athlete, good defender, and a low maintenance player that can fill a role…|
|24||Tim Hardaway Jr.
SG, 6-6.25 199 lbs.
|Good at a lot of things, but not great at any one thing as a shooter and wing…|
SG, 6-7 200 lbs.
|One of the better two-way role players in the draft with length and three-point shooting…|
F, 6-7 206 lbs.
|Rebounding specialist that is undersized, but highly active…|
C, 7-2 238 lbs.
|Long, long shot-blocker with the potential to be a quality overall defender at the next level…|
PF, 6-9 217 lbs.
|Great energy, great length, and a project for a team that does well with projects…|
SG, 6-5.25 189 lbs.
|Project. Great athlete, terrific defender, and lightning quick with the ball in his hands…|
SG, 6-4 195 lbs.
|Combo guard with terrific athleticism for an International prospect that can play physical…|
2013 NBA DRAFT ROUND TWO
SG, 6-6.25 197.4 lbs.
|Long shooter that fills a role on the perimeter and is capable of scoring in bunches off the ball…|
SG, 6-5 190 lbs.
|One of the better International shooting prospects that fits the bench role in OKC perfectly…|
SG, 6-6.25 202.6 lbs.
|Terrific defender that plays with great energy and is comfortable doing the little things…|
PG, 6-0 175 lbs.
|Big, strong point guard that can lead a team in numerous ways…|
|35||Glen Rice Jr.
SG, 6-5 206 lbs.
|Big time shooter, can be a big time scorer that has had issues off the court before the D-League…|
PG, 6-1.75 191.4 lbs.
|Terrific pick here as a leader and scorer, but also a good athlete for the position…|
PF, 6-8.75 236.4 lbs.
|Steal of the draft if he reaches his potential, but that is an if for the best athlete in the draft…|
PG, 6-4.75 196.4 lbs.
|Good shooter, good leader, and size to play both back-court positions…|
C, 7-0.5 221.8 lbs.
|Terrific shot-blocker that has a low ceiling, but can impact the game immediately on the defensive end…|
SG, 6-5.25 190.8 lbs.
|Good shooter, but a long-term project in the end at the four…|
PF, 6-10.25 232 lbs.
|Steal of the night. Very good defender and has proven that he can do a little of everything on the court…|
PG, 5-10.5 176 lbs.
|Lightning quick, came into his own as a senior leader capable of changing the pace of the game in an instant…|
SG, 6-6 197.2 lbs.
|Elite high school talent that never played in college and will be a project…|
C, 6-11.5 230.2 lbs.
|Low risk, elite rebounder that can step out and hit the mid-range jumper…|
C, 6-11 245 lbs.
|Big man that is a few years away from making it to the league and is a draft and stash prospect…|
PG, 6-3 178.2 lbs.
|Combo guard that can score and facilitate, undersized for the two…|
PG 6-2 195 lbs.
|Talented draft and stash point guard, but undersized and light…|
PF, 6-11.75 228 lbs.
|Great shooter for his position, legit 7-footer, and has a chance to be a rotation player in LA…|
PF, 69-.5 240 lbs.
|Elite shooter, but that is about it in terms of basketball skill…|
SF, 6-7 201 lbs.
|Terrific athlete and a quality defender, but limited in terms of basketball skill…|
|51||Romero Osby||Scores, rebounds, and is a very good athlete for his position…|
PG, 6-5.25 189.2 lbs.
|Combo guard that has transitioned well to the one and has great size for position…|
C, 7-0 262.8 lbs.
|True big man that rebounds, defends, and plays the center position like those in the 80’s and 90’s…|
SF, 6-7.5 228 lbs.
|Great rebounder for position and an energy guy off the bench, more skilled than credited…|
PF, 6-10 240 lbs.
|Great energy player that can rebound the ball, but is a few years away…|
PG, 6-1 180 lbs.
|Solid leader, but he does not have many skills past ball-handling and passing…|
PF, 6-9 240 lbs.
|Tank of a player with bullish strength and is a very good rebounder…|
SF, 6-7 219.8 lbs.
|Stretch four that had his best year in college last year, but is not a good athlete…|
PF, 6-9 220 lbs.
|Great shooter that can hit threes at any level, but that is about all…|
|60||Jannis Timma||Good athlete, strong frame, and will be a draft and stash prospect… Good Night.|