2022 NBA Draft Top 10 Projected Picks

Last Modified Jun 24, 2022 11:53 GMT

Top 10 projected draft picks in the 2022 NBA draft


The 2022 NBA draft will take place on June 23, 2022 at the Barclays Center in New York. The 2022 draft marks the ninth time Barclays Center will host the draft.


The top 10 projected picks, as outlined by the mock drafts conducted across sports media are as follows.


1. Jabari Smith Jr. (Orlando Magic)



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College/High-School: Auburn University

Height: 6-foot-10

Status: Freshman

Position: Power Forward/Small Forward



2. Chet Holmgren (Oklahoma City Thunder)




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College/High-School: Gonzaga University

Height: 7-foot-0

Status: Freshman

Position: Center/Forward



3. Paolo Banchero (Houston Rockets)



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College/High-School: Duke University

Height: 6-foot-10

Status: Freshman

Position: Power Forward/Small Forward



4. Jaden Ivey (Sacramento Kings)



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College/High-School: Purdue University

Height: 6-foot-4

Status: Sophomore

Position: Point Guard/Shooting Guard



5. Keegan Murray (Detroit Pistons)




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College/High-School: University of Iowa

Height: 6-foot-8

Status: Sophomore

Position: Power Forward/Small Forward




6. Shaedon Sharpe (Indiana Pacers)



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College/High-School: University of Kentucky

Height: 6-foot-6

Status: Freshman

Position: Shooting Guard




7. Benedict Mathurin (Portland Trail Blazers)



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College/High-School: University of Arizona

Height: 6-foot-6

Status: Sophomore

Position: Shooting Guard



8. Dyson Daniels (New Orleans Pelicans)



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Height: 6-foot-6

Status: NA

Position: Guard/Forward



9. Johnny Davis (San Antonio Spurs)



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College/High-School: University of Wisconsin-Madison

Height: 6-foot-5

Status: Sophomore

Position: Shooting Guard



10. AJ Griffin (Washington Wizards)



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College/High-School: Duke University

Height: 6-foot-6

Status: Freshman

Position: Forward/Guard



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