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2015 NBA Mock Draft: Kristaps Porzingis and Mario Hezonja rise, Emmanuel Mudiay slides

Only until Thursday to figure out who was the most correct!

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Since we last got together little has actually happened for the draft. It is important to note this fact. Players have worked out, largely shooting without a defender to challenge them. Kristaps Porzingis has wowed everyone with an impressive workout. Mario Hezonja, on the other hand, was busy dropping 18 in the Spanish League final for Barcelona against Real Madrid.

Before we get to the updated mock drafts I thought it best to drop the highlight videos of both Porzingis and Hezonja here for you to watch. Neither video is terribly long. European prospects, even now in the day and age of the internet, are mere rumors to many people. A random, and difficult to pronounce name that seems to pop up in the draft far earlier than the typical American fan believes appropriate.

We are all familiar with R.J. Hunter, he might be why some person who never watched a game of college basketball all season won the bracket pool at your job. His name, and that improbable shot knocking his father of his chair, was a water cooler topic for nearly a week. This vine of it has over 600k loops already. There are others.

Mario Hezonja

Kristaps Porzingis

CBS Sports updated their mock drafts on June 18th. Draft Express and (a newcomer as Sports Illustrated's Chris Mannix has yet to update his) are as of June 19th. Impressively, all three mock drafts extend into the second round. Draft Express and CBS Sports both project the Pelicans to take Wyoming's Larry Nance Jr. with the 56th pick., on the other hand, likes Arizona forward Brandon Ashley. I find it interesting that all three have Dell Demps picking a power forward with Anthony Davis and Ryan Anderson on the roster.

To the mock drafts!

Draft Express CBS Sports - Sam Vecenie - Scott Howard Cooper
MIN Karl-Anthony Towns Karl-Anthony Towns Karl-Anthony Towns
LAL Jahlil Okafor Jahlil Okafor Jahlil Okafor
PHI Kristaps Porzingis D'Angelo Russell D'Angelo Russell
NYK D'Angelo Russell Justise Winslow Kristaps Porzingis
ORL Willie Cauley-Stein Kristaps Porzingis Justise Winslow
SAC Mario Hezonja Emmanuel Mudiay Emmanuel Mudiay
DEN Emmanuel Mudiay Mario Hezonja Mario Hezonja
DET Justise Winslow Stanley Johnson Willie Cauley-Stein
CHA Devin Booker Willie Cauley-Stein Stanley Johnson
MIA Stanley Johnson Myles Turner Myles Turner
IND Myles Turner Devin Booker Cameron Payne
UTH Frank Kaminsky Frank Kaminsky Trey Lyles
PHX Trey Lyles Kelly Oubre Frank Kaminsky
OKC Cameron Payne Cameron Payne Devin Booker
ATL Kelly Oubre Bobby Portis Kelly Oubre
BOS Sam Dekker Sam Dekker Sam Dekker
MIL Bobby Portis Trey Lyles Rondae Hollis-Jefferson
HOU Tyus Jones Tyus Jones Montrezl Harrell
WSH Jerian Grant Jerian Grant Jerian Grant
TOR Kevon Looney Rondae Hollis-Jefferson Kevon Looney
DAL R.J. Hunter Kevon Looney Tyus Jones
CHI Rondae Hollis-Jefferson Delon Wright Delon Wright
POR Rashad Vaughn R.J. Hunter Justin Anderson
CLE Montrezl Harrell Justin Anderson Bobby Portis
MEM Justin Anderson Montrezl Harrell R.J. Hunter
SAS Anthony Brown Guillermo Hernangomez Christian Wood
LAL Delon Wright Rashad Vaughn Rashad Vaughn
BOS Chris McCullough Chris McCullough Jarell Martin
BKN Terry Rozier Christian Wood Cliff Alexander
GSW Jonathan Holmes Terry Rozier Terry Rozier