[NBA Draft]: Mock Draft Comparison, January 2021

A comparison of 2021 lottery picks from the January mock drafts posted by Jeremy Woo at Sports Illustrated, BR’s Jonathan Wasserman, The Athletic’s Sam Vecenie, and our friends at Tankathon.

 SI
(1/20)
 BR
(1/14)
 Tankathon
(1/21)
 Athletic
(1/8)
1.
DET
Cade
Cunningham
1.
DET
Cade
Cunningham
1.
DET
Cade
Cunningham
1.
OKC
Cade
Cunningham
2.
SAC
Evan
Mobley
2.
TOR
Evan
Mobley
2.
MIN
Evan
Mobley
2.
NYK
Jalen
Suggs
3.
CLE
Jonathan
Kuminga
3.
WAS
Jonathan
Kuminga
3.
WAS
Jalen
Suggs
3.
CLE
Evan
Mobley
4.
GS
Jalen
Suggs
4.
GS
Jalen
Suggs
4.
HOU
Jonathan
Kuminga
4.
DET
Jonathan
Kuminga
5.
WAS
Jalen
Green
5.
OKC
Jalen
Green
5.
SAC
Jalen
Johnson
5.
CHA
Jalen
Green
6.
CHI
Scottie
Barnes
6.
CHI
Ziaire
Williams
6.
TOR
Jalen
Green
6.
SAC
Ziaire
Williams
7.
OKC
James
Bouknight
7.
MEM
Scottie
Barnes
7.
NOP
Ziaire
Williams
7.
GS
Scottie
Barnes
8.
NYK
Jalen
Johnson
8.
CLE
Jalen
Johnson
8.
CHA
Scottie
Barnes
8.
SAS
James
Bouknight
9.
CHA
Ziaire
Williams
9.
NOP
Moses
Moody
9.
CHI
Jaden
Springer
9.
CHI
Corey
Kispert
10.
GS
Greg
Brown
10.
OKC
Kai
Jones
10.
OKC
James
Bouknight
10.
MEM
Jalen
Johnson
11.
ATL
Corey
Kispert
11.
SAC
Keon
Johnson
11.
OKC
Corey
Kispert
11.
ORL
Keon
Johnson
12.
OKC
Marcus
Bagley
12.
NYK
James
Bouknight
12.
ORL
Moses
Moody
12.
WAS
David
Johnson
13.
MEM
Moses
Moody
13.
DEN
Franz
Wagner
13.
NYK
Daishen
Nix
13.
OKC
Moses
Moody
14.
NOP
David
Johnson
14.
HOU
Sharife
Cooper
14.
DEN
Keon
Johnson
14.
NOP
Kai
Jones

References:

Bleacher Report [Jonathan Wasserman]

Sports Illustrated [Jeremy Woo]

The Athletic [Sam Vecenie]

Tankathon

[NBA Draft]: 2022 ESPN/Draft Express Mock Draft

PICKPLAYERTEAMPOS
1. NYKChet HolmgrenUndecidedPF/C
2. CHIPaolo BancheroDukePF/C
3. CLEJabari SmithAuburnPF/C
4. DETAdrian Griffin Jr.DukeSF
5. OKCYannick NzosaUnicaja MalagaC
6. MEMPeyton WatsonUCLASF
7. ATLPatrick BaldwinUndecidedSF/PF
8. CHACaleb HoustanMichiganSF/PF
9. SASJaden HardyUndecidedSG
10. MINOusmane DiengINSEPSF
11. GSWTerrence ShannonTexas TechSG/SF
12. SACJean MonteroGran Canaria U-18PG/SG
13. ORLJosh PrimoAlabamaSG
14. WASFedor ZugicBuducnostSG
15. PORKennedy ChandlerTennessee*PG
16. DENJustin PowellAuburnPG/SG
17. INDOchai AgbajiKansasSG/SF
18. UTADJ StewardDukePG
19. PHIJosiah JamesTennesseeSG
20. NOPChristian BraunKansasSG
21. BOSJoel AyayiGonzagaPG/SG
22. BKNJustin LewisMarquetteSF/PF
23. DALCaleb LoveNorth CarolinaPG/SG
24. OKC (via PHX)Moussa CisseMemphisC
25. TORJosh GiddeyAdelaide 36ersSG
26. OKC (via LAC)Trey MurphyVirginiaSG/SF
27. HOUTaevion KinseyMarshallSG
28. MIAAllen FlaniganAuburnSF
29. CLE (via MIL)D.J. CartonMarquettePG
30. LALMojave KingCairns TaipansSG

Reference: https://www.espn.com/nba/insider/story/_/id/30613411/nba-mock-draft-top-prospects-breakout-candidates-2022

To read: https://www.espn.com/nba/insider/story/_/id/30738024/nba-draft-stock-watch-breakout-high-school-stars-watch

[NBA Draft]: Mock Draft Comparison, December 2020

A comparison of 2021 lottery picks from the ‘way too early’ mock drafts posted by Jonathan Givony at ESPN/Draft Express, BR’s Jonathan Wasserman, The Athletic’s Sam Vecenie, and our friends at Tankathon.

 ESPN
(Oct. 2019)
ESPN
(Nov. 2020)
BRTankathonAthletic
1. CLECade
Cunningham
Cade
Cunningham
Cade
Cunningham
Cade
Cunningham
Cade
Cunningham
2. CHAEvan
Mobley
Jalen
Green
Jalen
Green
Jalen
Suggs
Jalen
Green
3. NYKJalen
Green
B.J.
Boston
Jonathan
Kuminga
Evan
Mobley
B.J.
Boston
4. MEMZiaire
Williams
Evan
Mobley
Evan
Mobley
Jalen
Green
Jonathan
Kuminga
5. PHXTerrence
Clarke
Ziaire
Williams
Jalen
Suggs
Jonathan
Kuminga
Keon
Johnson
6. WASJonathan
Kuminga
Jalen
Johnson
Usman
Garuba
Jalen
Johnson
Evan
Mobley
7. CHIJalen
Johnson
Keon
Johnson
B.J.
Boston
Moses
Moody
Ziaire
Williams
8. OKCUsman
Garuba
Scottie
Barnes
Jaden
Springer
Scottie
Barnes
Terrence
Clarke
9. ATLGreg
Brown
Jonathan
Kuminga
Jalen
Johnson
James
Bouknight
Scottie
Barnes
10. SACB.J.
Boston
Caleb
Love
Ziaire
Williams
Jaden
Springer
Usman
Garuba
11. MINCaleb
Love
Josh
Christopher
Moses
Moody
Day'Ron
Sharpe
Jalen
Suggs
12. DETIbou
Dianko Badji
Juhann
Begarin
Keon
Johnson
Daishen
Nix
Caleb
Love
13. NOPKeon
Johnson
Daishen
Nix
Greg
Brown
Corey
Kispert
Daishen
Nix
14. NYK
(via DAL)
Juhann
Begarin
Usman
Garuba
Terrence
Clarke
B.J.
Boston
Keyontae
Johnson

*Note: No mock drafts published yet from SI’s Jeremy Woo, NBA Big Board’s Chard Ford, or The Ringer’s KOC

References:

Bleacher Report [Jonathan Wasserman]

ESPN/Draft Express [Jonathan Givony/Mike Schmitz]

The Athletic [Sam Vecenie]

Tankathon

Also worth checking out:

Sports Illustrated: Jeremy Woo’s First 2021 Big Board

The Ringer: J. Kyle Mann on Prospects That You Should Know About