NBA Mock Draft 3.0: To Embiid or not to Embiid?

Wednesday June 18th, 2014
Joel Embiid has reportedly impressed Cavaliers officials in private workouts leading up to the draft.
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MANNIX: Meet the draft's international man of mystery

Michigan State could have two players go in the top 15 in Adreian Payne (left) and Gary Harris.
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With Derek Fisher now coaching the Knicks, the Thunder could target Lousiana-Lafayette's Elfrid Payton.
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The Spurs love tapping the international market, and the 7'3", 265-pound Tavares is an intriguing prospect for a team with an aging front line. A true center with limited mobility, Tavares opened some eyes with his play at the Spanish Cup. He's an ideal draft-and-stash candidate, a strategy with which San Antonio is familiar.

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