2023 NBA Mock Draft – 4/9/23

The weirdest and most pointless regular season in NBA history is over. The play-in still needs to happen, and coin flips will determine a few tie-breakers, but the field is mostly set. Here is a non-lottery mock draft.

Only players that have declared for the 2023 draft and non college players that are automatically eligible are included in this mock.

Pick Team Player Position School Class
1 Detroit Pistons (17-65) Victor Wembanyama C France Intl.
2 San Antonio Spurs (22-60) Scoot Henderson PG USA/G-League N/A
3 Houston Rockets (22-60) Amen Thompson SG USA/OT Elite N/A
4 Charlotte Hornets (27-55) Brandon Miller SF Alabama Fr
5 Portland Trail Blazers (33-49) Jarace Walker PF Houston Fr
6 Orlando Magic (34-48) Ausar Thompson SG USA/OT Elite N/A
7 Washington Wizards (35-47) Cason Wallace PG Kentucky Fr
8 Indiana Pacers (35-47) Taylor Hendricks PF UCF Fr
9 Utah Jazz (37-45) Gradey Dick SF Kansas Fr
10 Dallas Mavericks (38-44) Kris Murray PF Iowa Jr
11 Oklahoma City Thunder (40-42) Keyonte George SG Baylor Fr
12 Orlando Magic (from CHI (40-42)) Jordan Hawkins SG Connecticut So
13 Toronto Raptors (41-41) Nick Smith Jr. SG Arkansas Fr
14 New Orleans Pelicans (42-40) Brice Sensabaugh SF Ohio State Fr
15 Atlanta Hawks (41-41) Jett Howard SF Michigan Fr
16 Utah Jazz (from MIN (42-40)) Jalen Hood-Schifino SG Indiana Fr
17 Los Angeles Lakers (43-39) Colby Jones SG Xavier Jr
18 Miami Heat (44-38) Dereck Lively II C Duke Fr
19 Houston Rockets (from LAC (44-38)) GG Jackson II PF South Carolina Fr
20 Golden State Warriors (44-38) Kobe Bufkin SG Michigan So
21 Brooklyn Nets (from PHX (45-37)) Leonard Miller PF Canada/G-League Intl.
22 Brooklyn Nets (45-37) Maxwell Lewis SG Pepperdine So
23 Portland Trail Blazers (from NY (47-35)) Sidy Cissoko SG France/G-League Intl.
24 Sacramento Kings (48-34) Rayan Rupert SG France Intl.
25 Memphis Grizzlies (51-31) Dariq Whitehead SF Duke Fr
26 Indiana Pacers (from CLE (51-31)) Trayce Jackson-Davis PF Indiana Sr
27 Charlotte Hornets (from DEN (53-29)) Terquavion Smith SG NC State So
28 Utah Jazz (from PHI (54-28)) Bilal Coulibaly SF France Intl.
29 Indiana Pacers (from BOS (57-25)) Jaylen Clark SG UCLA Jr
30 Los Angeles Clippers (from MIL (58-24)) Noah Clowney PF Alabama Fr

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