2022 NBA Draft: Best Rookie Landing Spots

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Sports Illustrated

By Michael Shapiro Jabari Smith in Houston and Chet Holmgren in Oklahoma City lead the list of players who will likely fit in perfectly with their new teams. View the original article to see embedded media. Well, that’s not what anyone except Jeff Weltman expected. Orlando’s president basketball of operations pulled off one of the biggest draft-night surprises in recent memory when he selected Paolo Banchero with the No. 1 pick on Thursday, adding a dose of chaos to an otherwise tame evening. Will Weltman’s move pay off? We’ll have to wait a few years on that one. While we need to hold off on …

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