2020 NBA Mock Draft: Top 10 Picks

Dan Mennella
February 21, 2020 - 1:35 pm

The race to the bottom is underway. The NBA’s second half kicked off Thursday, marking the unofficial beginning of lottery-watch season, when the final two-dozen or so games for each team will go a long way toward determining their position in the annual draft in June.

This year, there are mostly familiar faces vying for the top picks, with one notable exception. The Golden State Warriors collapsed with Stephen Curry, Klay Thompson and Kevin Durant all either injured or departed from their recent championship teams. Finding themselves among the league’s cellar dwellers for the first time in years, the Dubs are in unfamiliar territory—and in good position to rejuvenate their aging roster.

Here’s our early second-half guess at where the Warriors and others will be drafting, and who they’ll draft, based on the current projected lottery if the season were to end today.