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Arizona Sports 2018 NBA Mock Draft Tracker

For the first time in the half-century they’ve been around, the Phoenix Suns own the number-one pick in the NBA Draft.

Let that sink in.

OK, now that it has, it’s time to start tracking projections for what GM Ryan McDonough and the Suns will do with not only the first pick, but the 16th overall pick in the draft, which is happening at Barclay’s Center in Brooklyn on June 21.

From now until draft day, we’ll keep you abreast on all the leading mock drafts from around the internet here in one convenient place.


Arizona Sports 2018 NBA Mock Draft Tracker

Date Outlet Author Article Suns pick at No. 1 Suns pick at No. 16
May 23 Sporting News Sean Deveney NBA Mock Draft 2018: Suns stay close to home; Magic find franchise point guard Deandre Ayton, C, Arizona Aaron Holiday, PG, UCLA
May 23 The Athletic Staff The Athletic’s NBA Mock Draft: 13 writers, 30 picks Luka Doncic, G, Slovenia Keita Bates-Diop, F, Ohio State
May 23 Land of 10 Wayne Staats 2018 NBA mock draft: Projections for first round, top players Luka Doncic, G, Slovenia Gary Trent Jr., SG, Duke
May 22 CBS Sports Reid Forgrave NBA Mock Draft 2018: Combine results lead to changes in the latest draft projection Deandre Ayton, C, Arizona Kevin Knox, F, Kentucky
May 22 SI.com Jeremy Woo 2018 NBA Mock Draft 7.1: Projecting All 60 Picks Post-Combine Deandre Ayton, C, Arizona Aaron Holiday, PG, UCLA
May 22 Basketball Insiders Steve Kyler NBA Daily: 2018 60-Pick NBA Mock Draft Deandre Ayton, C, Arizona Miles Bridges, F, Michigan State
May 22 SEC Country Connor Riley 2018 NBA mock draft: Projections for first round, top players Luka Doncic, G, Slovenia Jalen Brunson, PG, Villanova
May 22 Mid-Major Madness Chris Schutte 2018 NBA Mock Draft 1.0: Where are the mid-major guys going? Luka Doncic, G, Slovenia Lonnie Walker IV, SG, Miami
May 22 Bleacher Report Zach Buckley 2018 NBA Mock Draft: Latest Predictions for 1st-Round Prospects Luka Doncic, G, Slovenia Jontay Porter, PF, Missouri
May 21 Los Angeles Times Broderick Turner 2018 NBA mock draft — Deandre Ayton will go No. 1 Deandre Ayton, C, Arizona Jalen Brunson, PG, Villanova
May 15 ArizonaSports.com Kellan Olson Empire of the Suns post-lottery NBA Mock Draft: Doncic at No. 1 for Suns Luka Doncic, G, Slovenia Dzanan Musa, SF, Cedevita
May 17 SEC Country Connor Riley 2018 NBA mock draft: Projections for first round, top players Luka Doncic, G, Slovenia Jalen Brunson, PG, Villanova
May 16 Sacramento Bee Jason Jones Deandre Ayton expected to go to the Phoenix Suns. Who do the Kings draft at No. 2? Deandre Ayton, C, Arizona Zhaire Smith, SG, Texas Tech
May 16 New York Post Fred Kerber NBA mock draft: Who’ll be No. 1? Whom will Knicks grab at No. 9? Deandre Ayton, C, Arizona No selection*
May 16 Rotoworld Raphielle Johnson Mock Draft, Volume One Deandre Ayton, C, Arizona Zhaire Smith, SG, Texas Tech
May 16 Sporting News Chris Stone NBA Mock Draft 2018, post-lottery edition: Suns, Cavs make tough calls with first-round picks Luka Doncic, G, Slovenia Kevin Knox, F, Kentucky
May 16 NBC Sports Kurt Helin 2018 NBA Mock Draft of the entire first round Deandre Ayton, C, Arizona Lonnie Walker IV, SG, Miami
May 16 Bleacher Report Maurice Bobb NBA Draft 2018: Latest Mock Draft Picks After Official Lottery Results Deandre Ayton, C, Arizona Zhaire Smith, SG, Texas Tech
May 16 AZCentral Scott Bordow NBA mock draft: Phoenix Suns take Deandre Ayton or Luka Doncic with top pick in NBA draft? Deandre Ayton, C, Arizona Shai Gilgeous-Alexander, PG, Kentucky
May 16 Bleacher Report Zach Buckley NBA Draft Order 2018: Fresh Mock Draft After Lottery Results Deandre Ayton, C, Arizona Shai Gilgeous-Alexander, PG, Kentucky
May 16 The Big Lead Staff 2018 NBA Mock Draft, Post-Draft Lottery: DeAndre Ayton Goes to Suns, Trae Young to Mavericks Deandre Ayton, C, Arizona Troy Brown, SF, Oregon
May 16 Washington Post Tim Bontemps 2018 NBA mock draft: Do the Suns go with Deandre Ayton or Luka Doncic at No. 1? Luka Doncic, G, Slovenia No selection*
May 16 Bulls.com Sam Smith 2018 NBA Mock Draft Deandre Ayton, C, Arizona No selection*
May 16 The Athletic Michael Scotto 2018 NBA Mock Draft: post-lottery edition Luka Doncic, G, Slovenia Keita Bates-Diop, F, Ohio State
May 16 USA Today Jeff Zillgitt, Sam Amick & Michael Singer 2018 NBA mock draft: Suns take Deandre Ayton at No. 1, Kings settle on star Luka Doncic Deandre Ayton, C, Arizona Lonnie Walker IV, SG, Miami
May 16 CBS Sports Gary Parrish NBA Mock Draft 2018: Players and teams shuffle at the top after the draft order is set by the lottery Deandre Ayton, C, Arizona Lonnie Walker IV, SG, Miami
May 15 The Ringer Staff The Ringer’s 2018 NBA Draft Guide Luka Doncic, G, Slovenia Lonnie Walker IV, SG, Miami
May 15 ESPN Jonathan Givony NBA mock draft: New teams for top prospects Deandre Ayton, C, Arizona Zhaire Smith, SF, Texas Tech
May 15 The Crossover/SI.com Jeremy Woo 2018 NBA Mock Draft 7.0: Projecting All 60 Picks After Suns’ Landmark Lottery Win Deandre Ayton, C, Arizona Aaron Holiday, PG, UCLA
May 15 SB Nation Ricky O’Donnell NBA mock draft 2018: Luka Doncic and Devin Booker are going to be incredible with the Suns Luka Doncic, G, Slovenia Kevin Knox, F, Kentucky
May 15 NBADraft.net Staff 2018 Mock Draft Deandre Ayton, C, Arizona Mitchell Robinson, C, Chalmette HS

* – Mock only projects lottery picks 1-14

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