SI's 2016 NBA Mock Draft roundtable

Brandon Ingram to the 76ers? Buddy Hield to the Wolves? SI.com's NBA writers present their Mock Draft roundtable. 
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The NBA Finals are still being decided between the Warriors and Cavaliers, but the 2016 draft is just a little over a week away. 

Most of the debate around the draft has centered around the Philadelphia 76ers and their dilemma at No. 1: Should they take Ben Simmons or Brandon Ingram? While their decision will likely dominate headlines the next few days, many other questions remain. Will the Lakers grab Simmons or Ingram or do they have their eye on someone else at No. 2? Where will Croatian phenom Dragan Bender land? Which guard in a loaded class—Kris Dunn, Jamal Murray and Buddy Hield, to name a few—will go first?

To answer these questions and preview the 2016 NBA draft, SI.com assembled five writers—Andrew Sharp, Ben Golliver, Matt Dollinger, David Gardner and Jeremy Woo—to take part in a Mock Draft roundtable and select players as if they were the team's GMs.

Scroll down to see who we selected and listen to our podcast for pick-by-pick analysis, explanations and debates. 

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1. BRANDON INGRAM, DUKE

RECORD: F | 6'10", 195 | FR.

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2. BEN SIMMONS, LSU

RECORD: F | 6'10", 240 | FR.

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3. Dragan Bender, Croatia

RECORD: F | 7'0", 220 | AGE 18

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4. JAYLEN BROWN, CAL

RECORD: G/F | 6'7", 225 | FR.

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5. BUDDY HIELD, OKLAHOMA

RECORD: G | 6'4", 215 | SR.

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6. Jamal Murray, Kentucky

RECORD: G | 6'4", 205 | FR.

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7. kris dunn, providence

RECORD: G | 6'4", 220 | SR.

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8. wade baldwin iv, vanderbilt

RECORD: G | 6'3", 195 | so.

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9. Jakob Poeltl, Utah

RECORD: C | 7'1", 240 | SO.

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10. henry ellenson, marquette

RECORD: F/C | 6'10", 245 | FR.

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11. MARQUESE CHRISS, WASHINGTON

RECORD: F | 6'9", 225 | FR.

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12. SKAL LABISSIERE, KENTUCKY

RECORD: F/C | 6'11", 220 | FR.

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13. DEYONTA DAVIS, MICHIGAN STATE

RECORD: F/C | 6'10", 240 | FR.

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14. TIMOTHE LUWAWU, FRANCE

RECORD: G/F | 6'7", 205 | AGE 20

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15. DOMANTAS SABONIS, gonzaga

RECORD: F | 6'10", 240 | so.

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16. furkan korkmaz, turkey

RECORD: G | 6'5", 175 | age 18

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17. demetrius jackson, notre dame

RECORD: F | 6'1", 220 | jR.

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18. denzel Valentine, michigan State

RECORD: g/F | 6'6", 220 | Sr.

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19. ante zizic, croatia

RECORD: c | 6'11", 240 | Age 19

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20. thon maker, orangeville prep

RECORD: f | 7'0", 218 | age 19

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21. taurean prince, baylor

RECORD: f | 6'7", 220 | sR.

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22. BRICE JOHNSON, NORTH CAROLINA

RECORD: F | 6'9", 209 | JR.

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23. tyler ulis, kentucky

RECORD: G | 5'9", 149 | SO.

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24. DEJOUNTE MURRAY, WASHINGTON

RECORD: G | 6'5", 170 | FR.

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25. CHEICK DIALLO, KANSAS

RECORD: F | 6'9", 218 | FR.

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26. DeAndre Bembry, St. Joe's

RECORD: G | 6'6", 210 | JR.

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27. MALIK BEASLEY, FLORIDA STATE

RECORD: G | 6'5", 190 | AGE 19

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28. damian jones, vanderbilt

RECORD: F | 7'0", 250 | jr.

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29. juan hernangomez, spain

RECORD: F | 6'9", 225 | Age 20

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30. Caris LeVert, Michigan

RECORD: G | 6'7", 205 | SR.