NBA Mock Draft 2018

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  • Crowded race for No. 1

    There's a new leader for the No. 1 pick, as well as more movement in the top seven. Insider

Draft scouting

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  • How to find elite role players

    What do elite role players look like in the modern NBA, and how do scouts find them in the draft? These are the 13 types to watch. Insider

Traded Picks

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  • Draft assets for every team

    What upcoming draft picks does every NBA team owe and own? Here's our team-by-team breakdown. Insider

Draft News

  • Proven Wizards open against potential-rich 76ers

    The Washington Wizards turned in one of the NBA's surprise campaigns a year ago and enter the 2017-18 season among the Eastern Conference favorites.

  • Curry: We're not in playoff shape

    Steph Curry breaks down areas of the game that went wrong for the Warriors and jokes that losing by one point as opposed to 29 points in last year's season opener is an improvement.

  • Rockets buckle down in fourth quarter

    Trevor Ariza breaks down the Rockets' mentality down the stretch, taking it one play at a time to battle back and defeat the defending champs.

  • LeBron opens season ready to go

    LeBron James shows why he continues to be arguably the best player in the NBA, as he drops 29 points, 16 rebounds and nine assists in the Cavaliers' season-opening win against the Celtics.

  • Gordon: We have the personnel to switch off

    Eric Gordon explains what it means for the Rockets to defeat the Warriors on a day Golden State receives their 2016 championship rings and playing alongside Chris Paul.

  • Heat visit Magic for second straight opener

    Last season, the Miami Heat began what became a disappointing campaign with a 12-point road victory against the Orlando Magic.