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Way-Too-Early 2023 NBA Mock Draft: The Year of Victor Wembanyama

The conclusion of the 2022 NBA draft means it's time to start the conversation about 2023's incredible field of talent. Scouts have already spent plenty of time preparing for and talking about next June's projected class. The top of the board is as loaded as it's been in recent memory. And there is a good chance that neither the No. 1, No. 2 or No. 3 pick will play college basketball.
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France’s Victor Wembanyama Is An All-Time NBA Draft Prospect

Victor Wembanyama is a name NBA fans will get quite acquainted with over the next year, even before he becomes the first overall selection in the 2023 NBA Draft. (And should he - against all odds - not be the top pick, the NBA will have another Luka Dončić situation on their hands, as he was selected third in 2018 despite clearly being the best prospect in the entire draft at the time.)

Victor Wembanyama: The 2023 NBA Draft prospect tanking teams are eyeing

Meet Victor Wembanyama, the 2023 NBA Drat prospect that every tanking team has their eyes locked on. We may still be in the dog days of the NBA offseason, but there are already plenty that has happened this summer to suggest there will be stiff competition between the teams that will be gunning for the No. 1 overall pick in the 2023 NBA Draft.

The Spurs' 3 biggest competitors for Victor Wembanyama

After trading All-Star Dejounte Murray, the San Antonio Spurs appear to have hit the reset button on their ongoing rebuild. That move, while surprising, seems to have been done with the 2023 NBA Draft in mind. After all, unlike most drafts, there's a clear top pick, even though it's nearly a year away. 7'2 center Victor Wembanyama is the prize that the Spurs and every other team have their eyes on.

2023 NBA Draft: 8 teams competing for Victor Wembanyama

The 2021-22 season provided a plethora of competitive basketball as teams battled for home-court playoff advantage, a playoff spot itself, and even a position in the NBA’s Play-In Tournament. For the first time since the 2005-06 season, excluding three shortened seasons due to Covid and the 2011-12 lockout, only...
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2023 NBA Mock Draft: Never-too-early lottery picks as Rockets win Victor Wembanyama sweepstakes

The San Antonio Spurs traded All-Star guard Dejounte Murray to the Atlanta Hawks for significant draft compensation last week, positioning (potentially) a consistent contender that has only three losing seasons this century (!) to tank into next year. So prepare yourself now when I offer this reading of the tea leaves: This might be the new norm for the next 11 months in the NBA.