NBA Mock Draft: Pacers make the next big superstar pairing

Rick Carlisle, Indiana Pacers (Photo by Todd Kirkland/Getty Images)
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It’s that time of year where fans turn their attention away from the current season if their franchise isn’t going to make the postseason, they turn their attention towards the future. In this case, Pacers fans are looking towards the upcoming NBA draft.

And there have been many mock drafts that have come out to date and we have commented on many of them.

The disappointing ones:

But we’ve also seem some good ones as well:

However, in the last few days the Ringer has come out with the most optimistic mock draft for the Indiana Pacers. The Pacers find themselves lacking one key piece: a power forward. It feels like they have the guard rotation and centers for their future, but continue to struggle to secure the forward spot, specifically the power forward.

If the Ringer’s predictions come true, the Pacers will not only have solve that issue, but probably paired Haliburton with another superstar to form the basis of a title-contending team.