NBA Mock Draft 2.0: Full first-round predictions a week before the lottery

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NBA Mock Draft, Josh Primo
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147. Scouting Report. Pick Analysis. Alabama. Josh Primo. player. SG. 27

NBA Mock Draft 27th Pick: Brooklyn Nets

The Brooklyn Nets don’t really need anything else to be frank (duh), but you can never go wrong with drafting an extra shooter, especially if you’re a contender. It helps to have an added layer of protection whenever Joe Harris and Landry Shamet somehow ends up on the inactive list. Josh Primo will surely be thrilled with an almost-automatic ring right from the get-go.

Scouting Report. Pick Analysis. SG/SF. Arizona State. 28. Josh Christopher. player. 93

NBA Mock Draft 28th Pick: Philadelphia 76ers

As a 3-level scorer with some defensive upside, Arizona State’s Josh Christopher can help soften the underrated blow of possibly losing Danny Green in the offseason. They already have Matisse Thybulle and Furkan Korkmaz as likely successors, but the 76ers aren’t exactly a bastion of a healthy roster.