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Thursday June 12th, 2014

 Andrew Wiggins,  Joel Embiid(AP Photo/Orlin Wagner) Kansas teammates Andrew Wiggins and Joel Embiid are potential lottery picks in the draft. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)

The Philadelphia 76ers have approached the Cleveland Cavaliers about a potential trade for the No. 1 pick, and are reportedly targeting former Kansas guard Andrew Wiggins, according to ESPN.com's Chad Ford.

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The Sixers actually have engaged the Cavs about moving to No. 1. They aren't willing to give up both the Nos. 3 and 10 picks, but a combination of No. 3 and Thaddeus Young is a possibility.

Wiggins averaged 17.1 points and 5.9 rebounds in his freshman season at Kansas. Young was the 76ers' leading scorer last season, averaging 17.6 points, to go with 6 rebounds and 2.3 assists per game.

MORE NBA DRAFT COVERAGE: NBA Mock Draft 2.0 | Player measurements at combine | NBA releases draft night hats  The Cavaliers have the draft's first choice for the second straight year, and the third time in four seasons. Last year, they selected UNLV forward Anthony Bennett, who averaged 4.1 points and 2.9 rebounds in 51 games.

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