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Broderick Turner's mock NBA draft

How things shape up for the first round of the June 28 draft. Lakers and Clippers don't have first-round picks.

June 15, 2012|By Broderick Turner

BRODERICK TURNER'S MOCK NBA DRAFT 2012

Player; age; position; height; weight; school

NEW ORLEANS

Anthony Davis, 19, PF, 6-10, 220, Kentucky.

Compared to Marcus Camby because of his length, but has a better upside offensively.

CHARLOTTE

Harrison Barnes, 20, SF, 6-8, 223, North Carolina.

Michael Jordan needs players that are ready to play, and Barnes is an in-state guy.

WASHINGTON

Michael Kidd-Gilchrist, 18, SF, 6-7, 228, Kentucky.

Not great offensively, but solid all-around player.

CLEVELAND

Bradley Beal, 18, SG, 6-4, 201, Florida.

Good fit alongside rookie of the year Kyrie Irving.

SACRAMENTO

Thomas Robinson, 21, PF, 6-9, 240, Kansas

Plays hard, with energy.

PORTLAND

Andre Drummond, 18, C, 6-10, 251, Connecticut.

Trail Blazers looking to go big with this pick.

GOLDEN STATE

Jared Sullinger, 20, PF, 6-9, 280, Ohio State.

Undersized, but Warriors need inside presence.

TORONTO

Damian Lillard, 21, PG, 6-2, 185, Weber State.

Raptors in search of a quarterback.

DETROIT

John Henson, 21, PF, 6-11, 220, North Carolina.

Pistons looking for a big man.

NEW ORLEANS

Arnett Moultrie, 21, PF, 6-10, 220, Mississippi State.

Hornets want more frontcourt players.

PORTLAND

Austin Rivers, 19, SG, 6-3, 203, Duke.

Trail Blazers have a hole in their backcourt.

MILWAUKEE

Meyers Leonard, 20, C, 7-0, 240, Illinois.

Bucks need size.

PHOENIX

Dion Waiters, 20, SG, 6-4, 210, Syracuse.

Suns like his skill set.

HOUSTON

Jeremy Lamb, 20, SG, 6-5, 185, Connecticut.

Rockets need backcourt help.

PHILADELPHIA

Fab Melo, 21, C, 7-0, 250, Syracuse.

76ers hoping to find a big man.

HOUSTON

Perry Jones, 20, SF, 6-11, 220, Baylor.

In-state product, good athlete.

DALLAS

Kendall Marshall, 20, PG, 6-4, 180, North Carolina.

Mavericks looking for a Jason Kidd replacement.

MINNESOTA

Royce White, 21, PF, 6-8, 270, Iowa State.

Best player available.

ORLANDO

Terrence Jones, 20, PF, 6-9, 249, Kentucky.

Magic needs a GM and coach first.

DENVER

Mo Harkless, 19, SF, 6-8, 208, St. John's.

Nuggets add another athlete to their frontcourt.

BOSTON

Tyler Zeller, 22, C, 7-0, 250, North Carolina.

Celtics in serious need of size.

BOSTON

Jeff Taylor, 23, SF, 6-7, 226, Vanderbilt.

Celtics also need to get younger.

ATLANTA

Quincy Miller, 21, SF, 6-8, 200, Baylor.

Hawks take best player available.

CLEVELAND

Andrew Nicholson, 22, PF/C, 6-9, 220, St. Bonaventure.

Cavaliers still looking for size.

MEMPHIS

Marquis Teague, 19, PG, 6-2, 179, Kentucky.

Grizzlies seriously lacking a backup point guard.

INDIANA

Doron Lamb, 20, SG, 6-4, 170, Kentucky.

Pacers happy to take the best player available.

MIAMI

John Jenkins, 21, SG, 6-4, 215, Vanderbilt.

Heat needs depth off the bench.

OKLAHOMA CITY

Evan Fournier, 19, SF, 6-7, 206, France.

Thunder will stash him in Europe till he's ready.

CHICAGO

Will Barton, 21, SF, 6-6, 174, Memphis.

Bulls picking best player available.

GOLDEN STATE

Terrence Ross, 21, SF, 6-7, 197, Washington.

Warriors fill a gap at small forward.

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