The 2016 NBA Draft will be a big day for the Los Angeles Lakers, as they hope to add another significant piece to their young core. Who might the Lakers select with the No. 2 pick in this year’s draft? What about the No. 32 pick near the top of the second round? After doing a collective mock draft for the first 32 picks, six members of our staff present to you our each individual mocks.
Anything can happen on draft night, but it’s always fun to predict the madness that will ensue. How will the first 32 picks turn out? We give it our best shot.
NBA Draft order notes:
Pick No. 9. Toronto Raptors via New York Knicks
Pick No. 13. Phoenix Suns via Washington Wizards
Pick No. 15. Denver Nuggets via Houston Rockets
Pick No. 16. Boston Celtics via Dallas Mavericks
Pick No. 19. Denver Nuggets via Portland Trail Blazers
Pick No. 24. Philadelphia 76ers via Miami Heat
Pick No. 26. Philadelphia 76ers via Oklahoma City Thunder
Pick No. 28. Phoenix Suns via Cleveland Cavaliers