SB Nation's first NBA mock draft of the post-One Shining Moment era is up, and most notable for this area anyway is Duncanville's and Baylor's Perry Jones in the number two slot. Tom Ziller spices the list up with a haiku for each pick.â†µ
2. Cleveland Cavaliers: Perry Jones, C/F, Baylorâ†µ
The Cavs need towers.â†µ
Perry Jones? Well, he's quite tall.
That's at least a start.
Ziller has Cleveland taking Harrison Barnes at three, so that's an idea of what Cleveland might look to build around. Kyrie Irving is in the top spot, which is in line with Chad Ford's player rankings. Tourney stars Derrick Williams and Kemba Walker are tabbed for Washington (#4) and Sacramento (#6) respectively. The first international player is Lithuanian forward Jonas Valanciunas (two spots ahead of Enes Kanter).â†µ
Jimmer Fredette is projected to the Jazz at No. 12 with this:â†µ
Yep, it's destiny:â†µ
The Jimmer in S-L-C!
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