1. LA Clippers: PF 6-10 Blake Griffin (Oklahoma) →Clippers build around Griffin and try to trade Kaman or Randolph 2. Minnesota (trade): PG 6-4 Ricky Rubio (Spain)
→The Timberwolves trade up with Memphis to select ballyhooed teenager 3. Thunder: SG 6-5 James Harden (Arizona State) →Presti fields offers and considers Curry but winds up selecting Harden 4. Sacramento: PG 6-4 Jrue Holiday (UCLA) →Kings are high on this draft’s version of Russell Westbrook 5. Boston (trade): SG 6-5 Tyreke Evans (Memphis) →In a blockbuster deal, Celtics trade Ray Allen to get Tyreke Evans 6. Memphis: C 7-3 Hasheem Thabeet (Connecticut) →Grizzlies make out like bandits and get Thabeet four slots later 7. Golden State: PG 6-3 Stephen Curry (Davidson) →One of hottest names on the board could go higher 8. New York: PF 6-10 Jordan Hill (Arizona) →Knicks like Curry but probably won’t trade up to get him 9. Toronto: SG 6-6 DeMar DeRozan (USC) →DeRozan needs time to mature but has lots of upside and fits Raptors well 10. Milwaukee: PG 6-0 Jonny Flynn (Syracuse) →Speedy PG could go lot of places between No. 4 and 13 11. New Jersey: SG 6-6 Terrence Williams (Louisville) →Reports indicate Nets might take Hansbrough much higher than projected 12. Charlotte: SG 6-5 Gerald Henderson (Duke) →If Williams is still there, Bobcats take him; if not, it’s Henderson 13. Indiana: PG 6-2 Brandon Jennings (Italy) →Pacers probably go for a PG; Jennings’ workouts have wowed scouts 14. Phoenix: SF 6-10 Earl Clark (Louisville) →No telling what the Suns will do; Clark is NBA ready for team in transition 15.