2024 NBA mock draft tracker: Who might the Phoenix Suns select with the 22nd pick?

Jun 10, 2024, 1:45 PM | Updated: Jun 12, 2024, 8:41 am

Marquette guard Tyler Kolek...

Tyler Kolek #11 of the Marquette Golden Eagles celebrates a basket against the Colorado Buffaloes during the first half in the second round of the NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Gainbridge Fieldhouse on March 24, 2024 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (Photo by Dylan Buell/Getty Images)

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The Phoenix Suns own the No. 22 pick in the 2024 NBA Draft and with a salary-capped roster have few avenues to improve their team.

There’s a heightened level of importance on either hitting on the pick or trading it for viable rotation players, though the latter is something the Suns cannot do until draft night on June 26.

Should they stick with the selection, there are plenty of positions and plenty of prospects who could give Phoenix a more dynamic roster around the Big Three of Devin Booker, Kevin Durant and Bradley Beal.

The 2024 draft class is expected to be unpredictable from the jump without a clear No. 1 prospect. It could get crazy through the middle of the first round and beyond.

Up until the draft, we’ll be tracking mock drafts across the web to see what prospects are generally agreed upon as fits for the Suns. And we’ll likely get a sense of how many different players could be options at No. 22.

Below you’ll find a table of prospects and how many times a mock draft has paired them with Phoenix’s first-round pick. Below that is a running list of the mock drafts used in this exercise.

2024 NBA mock draft tracker: Who will the Phoenix Suns take with the 22nd pick?

Player Position School Mocked to Suns (number of times)
Tyler Kolek PG Marquette 8
Kyle Filipowski C Duke 5
Carlton Carrington PG Pittsburgh 3
Zach Edey C Purdue 2
Isaiah Collier PG USC 2
DaRon Holmes C Dayton 1
Ja’Kobe Walter G/F Baylor 1
Kyshawn George F Miami 1
Baylor Scheierman F Creighton 1
Johnny Furphy F Florida 1
Tyler Smith F G League Ignite 1

June 12

Frenchmen go 1-2, then Sheppard and Castle follow as best of the one-and-dones (The Associated Press’ John Marshall and Brian Mahoney) — Marquette PG Tyler Kolek

2024 NBA Extended Mock Draft: 5.0 (’s Aran Smith) — Marquette PG Tyler Kolek

June 11

2024 NBA mock draft: Debating 30 Round 1 picks, need, value (ESPN’s Jonathan Givony and Jeremy Woo) — Marquette PG Tyler Kolek, Miami F Kyshawn George

First-round projections ahead of offseason (’s James Fletcher III) — Marquette PG Tyler Kolek

UConn’s Donovan Clingan goes No. 2; Nikola Topic plummets after knee injury (CBS Sports’ Adam Finkelstein) — Creighton F Baylor Scheierman

Zaccharie Risacher and Alex Sarr remain 1-2; Reed Sheppard climbing (USA Today’s Jeff Zillgitt and Scooby Axson) — Duke C Kyle Filipowski

Rockets weigh options ranging from 7-2 Donovan Clingan to 6-2 Reed Sheppard at No. 3 (Houston Chronicle’s Jonathan Feigen) — Florida F Johnny Furphy

Memphis Grizzlies address need, but it might not be player you think of (Memphis Commercial Appeal’s Damichael Cole) — USC PG Isaiah Collier

June 10

NBA mock draft 2024: Perfect picks for every team (SB Nation’s Ricky O’Donnell) — Marquette PG Tyler Kolek

Kentucky’s Rob Dillingham, Reed Sheppard go Nos. 2-3; Lakers go with Zach Edey (CBS Sports’ Cameron Salerno) (June 10) — Pittsburgh PG Carlton Carrington

No Ceilings NBA mock draft V.7 — Purdue C Zach Edey

June 8

Tennessee’s Dalton Knecht jumps up, Providence’s Devin Carter moves into top 10 (CBS Sports’ Gary Parrish) — Marquette PG Tyler Kolek

June 7

The Ringer’s Kevin O’Connor (June 4) — USC PG Isaiah Collier

Alexandre Sarr, Zaccharie Risacher emerge as top picks in unpredictable draft (The Athletic’s Sam Vecenie) — Baylor guard Ja’Kobe Walter

Krysten Peek’s NBA Mock Draft 8.0 (Yahoo! Sports) — Marquette PG Tyler Kolek

NBA mock draft: Pick predictions after withdrawal deadline (ESPN’s Jonathan Givony and Jeremy Woo) — Duke C Kyle Filipowski

Frenchmen could go 1-2 in draft, following Wembanyama’s footsteps (The Associated Press’ John Marshall) — G League Ignite F Tyler Smith

Bronny James Makes the Cut in Our Full 2-Round Predictions (Bleacher Report’s Jonathan Wasserman) — Duke C Kyle Filipowski

2024 NBA Extended Mock Draft: 4.0 (’s Aran Smith) — Duke C Kyle Filipowski

French players go 1-2, Lakers pass on Bronny James in first round, Celtics take Duke star (CBS Sports’ Colin Ward-Henninger) — Dayton C DaRon Holmes

Stephon Castle goes No. 3 as Kentucky’s Reed Sheppard, Rob Dillingham move into top 10 (CBS Sports’ David Kobb June 2) — Purdue C Zach Edey

CBS Sports’ Kyle Boone (June 2) — Pittsburgh PG Carlton Carrington

CBS Sports’ Gary Parrish (June 2) — Marquette PG Tyler Kolek

CBS Sports’ Adam Finkelstein (June 2) — Pittsburgh PG Carlton Carrington

CBS Sports’ Travis Branham (June 2) — Duke C Kyle Filipowski

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