Amico Mock Draft 5.0: One final take before real thing

Former Memphis center James Wiseman is expected to be drafted in the top three. Joe Rondone, Memphis Commercial Appeal via Imagn

It’s NBA Draft Day. I won’t bog you down with details and rumors. Just know that everything is seemingly up for grabs — including the No. 1 overall pick.

But let’s just get right to it. Here is my final mock draft:

  1. Minnesota: Anthony Edwards, SG, Georgia
  2. Golden State: James Wiseman, C, Memphis
  3. Charlotte: LaMelo Ball, PG, USA
  4. Chicago: Deni Avdija, F, Israel
  5. Cleveland: Obi Toppin, PF, Dayton
  6. Atlanta: Onyeka Okongwu, C/F, USC
  7. Detroit: Tyrese Haliburton, PG, Iowa State
  8. New York: Killian Hayes, PG, France
  9. Washington: Isaac Okoro, SF, Auburn
  10. Phoenix: Patrick Williams, F, Florida State
  11. San Antonio: Saddiq Bey, SF, Villanova
  12. Sacramento: Devin Vassell, SF, Florida State
  13. New Orleans: Kira Lewis Jr., PG, Alabama
  14. Boston: Aaron Newsmith, SF, Vanderbilt
  15. Orlando: Cole Anthony, PG, North Carolina
  16. Portland: RJ Hampton, SG, USA
  17. Minnesota: Precious Achiuwa, PF, Memphis
  18. Dallas: Desmond Bane, SF, TCU
  19. Brooklyn: Tyrese Maxey, G, Kentucky
  20. Miami: Robert Woodard II, SG, Mississippi State
  21. Philadelphia: Malachi Flynn, PG, San Diego State
  22. Denver: Grant Riller, PG, Charleston
  23. Utah: Nico Mannion, PG, Arizona
  24. Milwaukee: Xavier Tillman, PF, Michigan State
  25. Oklahoma City: Tre Jones, PG, Duke
  26. Boston: Aleksej Pokusevski, C, Serbia
  27. New York: Josh Green, SG, Arizona
  28. Oklahoma City: Elijah Hughes, SF, Syracuse
  29. Toronto: Tyrell Terry, PG, Stanford
  30. Boston: Cassius Stanley, G, Duke

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Sam Amico
Sam Amico is the founder and senior writer of Amico Hoops. He has covered the NBA on a full-time basis for both Sports Illustrated and FOX Sports, and has been a regular contributor to CBS Sports, the Boston Herald and

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