NBA Draft Mock 1.0: Early pre-lottery projections for all 30 teams

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NBA Draft, Sharife Cooper
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PG. 77. Scouting Report. Pick Analysis. Auburn. Sharife Cooper. 25. player

NBA Draft Mock 25th Pick: LA Clippers

The Clippers are pretty vulnerable at the point guard position, with their current three-headed configuration of Reggie Jackson, Rajon Rondo and Patrick Beverley all limited in different ways. Much of their playmaking stems from their wing positions, but having a prospect like Sharife Cooper with his speed and court vision may be a great gamble later down the road.

Arizona State. Josh Christopher. 26. player. 73. Pick Analysis. SG/SF. Scouting Report

NBA Draft Mock 26th Pick: Denver Nuggets

If we’re being frank here, the Denver Nuggets don’t really need another wing player, but the vulnerability of most of their players, including stars, to injuries justifies drafting one. Swingman Josh Christopher is, ironically off an injury, but he has shown potential as a scorer with his shot creation and athleticism.