The 2014 NBA Draft is just days away and right when you thought we had an idea of how things were shaping up, Joel Embiid’s foot injury sent shockwaves through the entire draft.
After firming as the likely No. 1 pick, the question now is just how far down the board, if any Embiid will fall as a result of his injury. Not only have we seen a number of players move up draft boards as a result of the draft combine or impressive workouts, but a wave of explosive trade rumors have the potential to turn the entire draft on its head.
The final edition of the HoopsHabit 2014 NBA Mock Draft will take into account player rankings, team needs, news coming out of team workouts as well as other considerations that will be made with each first-round selection.
Mock drafts are far from an exact science, but we have enough information coming through to get a decent read on what each team is targeting at this stage. In the lead up to Saturday’s draft, keep checking back for updates and don’t forget to check out the Player Profiles page for an in-depth look at each of the prospects individually.