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We’re going to be briefly profiling 10 potential draft targets for the Raptors (yes, this Draft is that unpredictable after No. 1) with the No. 8 pick over the next couple of weeks.
Posted by Joseph Casciaro under NBA Draft on Jun 13, 2012
Over the next couple of weeks, we’re going to be profiling 10 NBA Draft prospects from the class of 2012 that could be realistic targets for the Raptors at No. 8.
Earlier this week I wrote about St. John’s forward Moe Harkless. Up next is UNC point guard Kendall Marshall.
As I’ve stated recently, I think there is a group of about 7-to-10 potential draft targets for the Raptors with the No. 8 selection. Over the next couple of weeks, we’ll be looking at each prospect in that group, one at a time.
First up is St. John’s forward Moe Harkless. Read the rest of this entry »
Posted by Joseph Casciaro under NBA Draft on Jun 09, 2012
With the unpredictability of the 2012 NBA Draft (outside of consensus No. 1 pick Anthony Davis), I figure there is a group of about 10 players that might be realistic options for the Raptors at No. 8, assuming Toronto still holds the No. 8 pick come Draft night.
Colangelo said pick is not being “shopped” but acknowledged he wanted to bring in a veteran and was open to trade.
— Chad Ford (@chadfordinsider) June 8, 2012
We’ll be rolling out our prospect profiles of these 10 players over the next couple of weeks, but for now, let’s take a look at some notes on the players after Thursday and Friday’s NBA Draft Combine. Between watching parts of the Combine on a surprisingly clear online feed and sifting through online reports and twitter timelines, here’s what I’ve come up with: