NBA Draft 2018 rumors: Clippers looking to trade up

Real Madrid star Luka Doncic is drawing rave reviews entering the 2018 NBA Draft approaches, and some teams are impressed enough to at least be considering trading up in the first round for a chance to draft the talented point guard.

Luka Doncic will not withdraw his name from the 2018 National Basketball Association draft early-entry list, a source told ESPN.

Doncic would give the franchise a foundation and perhaps more of a "sure thing" than their two lottery picks could provide.

"You could see a lot of pick movement". The Clippers have looked to trade up.

"There's just a lot of fluidity to this draft", said Charania. "I think it'll be a lot of movement in this draft, potentially".

Only weeks ago, Doncic was presumably a target to go No. 1 overall to the Phoenix Suns, but as days have passed, it looks more likely that they will address their frontcourt woes and take Ayton with their top overall selection.

"Getting a pair of lottery picks and two more intriguing youngsters fits the mentality of this rebuilding organization, particularly because it wouldn't be giving up any of the youngsters in this scenario". It's tough to determine which player would be included in the deal, but the favorite would likely have to be Tobias Harris.

We'll be focusing on teams that could make moves involving first round picks come June 21, because second round picks get dealt and sold [stares right at the Bulls] all the time and rarely are splashy moves in the moment.

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