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2014 NBA draft reaction?

It came down to the final moments, but the Cleveland Cavaliers ended up making the pick many predicted more than a year ago: Andrew Wiggins at No. 1 overall in the 2014 NBA draft. This allowed Jabari Parker to go No. 2 to the Milwaukee Bucks, followed by (somewhat surprisingly) an injured-yet-talented Joel Embiid to the Philadelphia 76ers. What's your take?

What do you make of the Cavaliers drafting Andrew Wiggins No. 1 overall?

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  • Who will be the better player?

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  • What is Andrew Wiggins' NBA future?

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  • What is Jabari Parker's NBA future?

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  • What is Joel Embiid's NBA future?

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  • Which of these power forwards will be the best player?

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  • Which of these point guards will be the better player?

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  • How much will acquiring Shabazz Napier help the Heat's attempt to keep LeBron James?

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  • Who will win 2014-15 NBA Rookie of the Year?

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The 2014 NBA draft is underway, and Andrew Wiggins is the clear winner -- in terms of draft position, at least, as the former Kansas Jayhawks wing was selected No. 1 overall by the Cleveland Cavaliers.

Did he win the fashion battle, though? His suit is pretty audacious. Take a look at the threads worn by the draft's top prospects:


Andrew Wiggins

Jabari Parker


Aaron Gordon

Dante Exum

Marcus Smart


Julius Randle

Randle and James Young

Nik Stauskas

Noah Vonleh

Stauskas and Doug McDermott


Elfrid Payton

Dario Saric

Zach LaVine

T.J. Warren

Adreian Payne (with James Young photobombing)


Payne and Gary Harris

Tyler Ennis

Shabazz Napier

And, although he wasn't in the building, Joel Embiid

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The 2014 NBA draft is almost here, and the Cleveland Cavaliers still appear to be debating whom to take No. 1 overall. Whom would you put atop your draft board? Chad Ford has Andrew Wiggins. Click on the images below to set yours!

More: Who will go No. 1 overall?

2014 NBA Draft Prospects

Andrew Wiggins

Andrew Wiggins

SG, Kansas
Chad Ford Ranking: 1

Jabari Parker

Jabari Parker

SF, Duke
Chad Ford Ranking: 2

Dante Exum

Dante Exum

PG, Australia
Chad Ford Ranking: 3

Joel Embiid

Joel Embiid

C, Kansas
Chad Ford Ranking: 4

Noah Vonleh

Noah Vonleh

PF, Indiana
Chad Ford Ranking: 5

Marcus Smart

Marcus Smart

PG, Oklahoma State
Chad Ford Ranking: 6

Aaron Gordon

Aaron Gordon

PF, Arizona
Chad Ford Ranking: 7

Julius Randle

Julius Randle

PF, Kentucky
Chad Ford Ranking: 8

Dario Saric

Dario Saric

PF, Croatia
Chad Ford Ranking: 9

Gary Harris

Gary Harris

SG, Michigan State
Chad Ford Ranking: 10

Nik Stauskas

Nik Stauskas

SG, Michigan
Chad Ford Ranking: 11

Doug McDermott

Doug McDermott

SF, Creighton
Chad Ford Ranking: 12

Elfrid Payton

Elfrid Payton

PG, Louisiana Lafayette
Chad Ford Ranking: 13

Zach LaVine

Zach LaVine

PG, UCLA
Chad Ford Ranking: 14

James Young

James Young

SF, Kentucky
Chad Ford Ranking: 15

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AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast

2014 NBA draft predictions?

The 2014 NBA draft is almost here, and it's still unclear what will happen at the top. Will the Cleveland Cavaliers draft Jabari Parker? Andrew Wiggins? Or is Dante Exum really in play at No. 1? Where will the talented-yet-injured Joel Embiid go? Those are just some of the questions that will be answered Thursday at 7:30 p.m. ET.

More: Rank the 2014 NBA draft prospects!

If it's down to these two players, who will be drafted No. 1 overall?

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  • Which of these players should the Cavaliers draft No. 1 overall?

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  • What are the chances the Cavaliers do not select Andrew Wiggins or Jabari Parker No. 1 overall on Thursday (either by trade or taking someone else)?

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  • Who will be the better player?

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  • Where will Joel Embiid be drafted?

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  • What is Joel Embiid's NBA future?

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  • What is Dante Exum's NBA future?

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  • Which NBA draft prospect will be the best power forward?

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  • How does the talent level in this year's draft compare with other years?

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Joel Embiid has been projected to go No. 1 overall to the Cleveland Cavaliers in the coming NBA draft. Now his injury is making people reconsider (he slipped to No. 4 in Chad Ford's Top 100). Where does he rank on your board?

More: Embiid to fall?

2014 NBA Draft Prospects

Andrew Wiggins

Andrew Wiggins

SG, Kansas
Chad Ford Ranking: 1

Jabari Parker

Jabari Parker

SF, Duke
Chad Ford Ranking: 2

Dante Exum

Dante Exum

PG, Australia
Chad Ford Ranking: 3

Joel Embiid

Joel Embiid

C, Kansas
Chad Ford Ranking: 4

Noah Vonleh

Noah Vonleh

PF, Indiana
Chad Ford Ranking: 5

Marcus Smart

Marcus Smart

PG, Oklahoma State
Chad Ford Ranking: 6

Aaron Gordon

Aaron Gordon

PF, Arizona
Chad Ford Ranking: 7

Julius Randle

Julius Randle

PF, Kentucky
Chad Ford Ranking: 8

Dario Saric

Dario Saric

PF, Croatia
Chad Ford Ranking: 9

Gary Harris

Gary Harris

SG, Michigan State
Chad Ford Ranking: 10

Nik Stauskas

Nik Stauskas

SG, Michigan
Chad Ford Ranking: 11

Doug McDermott

Doug McDermott

SF, Creighton
Chad Ford Ranking: 12

Elfrid Payton

Elfrid Payton

PG, Louisiana Lafayette
Chad Ford Ranking: 13

Zach LaVine

Zach LaVine

PG, UCLA
Chad Ford Ranking: 14

James Young

James Young

SF, Kentucky
Chad Ford Ranking: 15

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