Kamla's 2018 Mock Draft 1.0: Porter to Hawks then load up on guards

Rick Kamla
May 15, 2018 - 2:20 pm
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The wait to find out which lottery pick the Atlanta Hawks will get ends Tuesday at 7 p.m. ET. We already know the Hawks will pick at No. 19 and No. 30 in the first round. But which pick will they grab anywhere betwen Nos. 1 and 7?

Rick Kamla doesn't want to wait. He's releasing his first NBA mock draft prior to the lottery balls dropping.

FIRST ROUND
1. Phoenix Suns: Deandre Ayton, C, Arizona 
2. Memphis Grizzlies: Luka Doncic, SG/SF, Real Madrid 
3. Dallas Mavericks: Marvin Bagley, PF, Duke 
4. Atlanta Hawks: Michael Porter, PF, Missouri 
5. Orlando Magic: Colin Sexton, PG, Alabama 
6. Chicago Bulls: Jaren Jackson, PF/C, Michigan State 
7. Sacramento Kings: Wendell Carter, PF/C, Duke 
8. Cleveland Cavaliers (via BKN): Trae Young, PG, Oklahoma 
9. New York Knicks: Shai Gilgeous-Alexander, PG, Kentucky 
10. PHI/BOS (via LAL): Mikal Bridges, SG/SF, Villanova 
11. Charlotte Hornets: Miles Bridges, SF/PF, Michigan State 
12. LA Clippers (via DET): Mo Bamba, C, Texas 
13. LA Clippers: Khyri Thomas, PG, Creighton 
14. Denver Nuggets: Kevin Knox, SF, Kentucky 
15. Washington Wizards: Robert Williams, C, Texas A&M 
16. Phoenix Suns (via MIA): Anfernee Simons, PG, IMG Academy 
17. Milwaukee Bucks: Gary Trent, SG, Duke 
18. San Antonio Spurs: Zhaire Smith, SG, Texas Tech 
19. Atlanta Hawks: Donte DiVincenzo, SG, Villanova 
20. Minnesota Timberwolves (via OKC): Moritz Wagner, PF/C, Michigan 
21. Utah Jazz: Dzanan Musa, SF, Bosnia and Herzegovina 
22. Chicago Bulls (via NOP): Keita Bates-Diop, SF, Ohio State 
23. Indiana Pacers: Aaron Holiday, PG, UCLA 
24. Portland Trail Blazers: Omari Spellman, PF/C, Villanova 
25. Los Angeles Lakers (via CLE): Michell Robinson, C, Chalmette High School 
26. Philadelphia 76ers: Lonnie Walker, SG, Miami 
27. Boston Celtics: Jontay Porter, PF/C, 
28. Golden State Warriors: Brandon McCoy, C, UNLV 
29. Brooklyn Nets (via TOR): Caleb Martin, SF, Nevada 
30. Atlanta Hawks (via HOU): Trevon Duval, PG, Duke

SECOND ROUND (first 10 picks)
31. Phoenix Suns: Jalen Brunson, PG, Villanova 
32. Memphis Grizzlies: Troy Brown, SG/SF, Oregon 
33. Atlanta Hawks: Landry Shamet, PG/SG, Wichita State 
34. Dallas Mavericks: Grayson Allen, SG, Duke 
35. Orlando Magic: Tony Carr, PG, Penn State 
36. Sacramento Kings: Jerome Robinson, PG/SG, Boston College 
37. New York Knicks (via CHI): Austin Wiley, C, Auburn 
38. Philadelphia 76ers (via BKN): Chemizie Metu, PF/C, USC 
39. Philadelphia 76ers (via NYK): Sviatoslav Mykhailiuk, SG/SF, Kansas 
40. Brooklyn Nets (via LAL): Hamidou Diallo, SG, Kentucky