The 2021 NBA Draft is set to take place on July 29 this year and while it still seems far away, the NBA Draft is all that will be talked about league-wide over the next several weeks. With the NBA Draft Lottery set to take place on June 22, we will finally get to see what the full first-round draft order for this year will be.
From the Rockets, to the Thunder to even teams like the Timberwolves, Warriors, Pacers and Raptors, there is a ton that could happen in the NBA Draft lottery and throughout the pre-draft process that will affect the future of the NBA.
As of right now, draft prospects are getting ready for the NBA Draft Combine set to take place June 21 through June 27 and many draft prospects have already begun pre-draft workouts with teams across the nation.
Teams have been gaining more intel on prospects and have the chance to see players up close in competition with other prospects, unlike last year’s pre-draft process. This could help teams to prepare for the potential moves they’d like to make come time of the 2021 NBA Draft.
There are a ton of rumors going around about who teams are looking at and if teams will be looking to trade picks, so let’s take a look at a couple of the latest NBA Draft rumors floating around the NBA world and evaluate whether or not these are just rumors or real things that could be happening.