Chet Holmgren Slotted At No. 1 In ESPN's First 2022 NBA Mock Draft

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Chet Holmgren Slotted At No. 1 In ESPN's First 2022 NBA Mock Draft 

Post#1 » by RealGM Wiretap » Tue Dec 29, 2020 9:15 pm

ESPN has Chet Holmgren going No. 1 in its first 2022 NBA Mock Draft. Holmgren is a seven-foot center, who remains undecided for his college pick. Holmgren is believed to be considered Minnesota and Gonzaga, but he'll also be a major priority for the G League Ignite team.


Mike Schmitz writes Holmgren is "the type of shot-blocking, 3-shooting, ballhandling big man the modern NBA covets."


Paolo Banchero, Jabari Smith, Adrian Griffin Jr. and Yannick Nzosa round out the top-5.

Via Jonathan Givony, Mike Schmitz/ESPN

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Post#2 » by Blue_and_Whte » Tue Dec 29, 2020 9:57 pm

White privilege. Amiright Steven A. Wouldn't surprise me if he said that either.
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Post#3 » by JBreezeNY » Tue Dec 29, 2020 10:29 pm

Blue_and_Whte wrote:White privilege. Amiright Steven A. Wouldn't surprise me if he said that either.

You sound wild insecure.
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Post#4 » by nivisi9 » Tue Dec 29, 2020 11:35 pm

Whaat about Emoni Bates?
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Post#5 » by BlackNoir » Tue Dec 29, 2020 11:38 pm

JBreezeNY wrote:
Blue_and_Whte wrote:White privilege. Amiright Steven A. Wouldn't surprise me if he said that either.

You sound wild insecure.


Is that you Screamin A?
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Post#6 » by _BALLDONTLIE » Tue Dec 29, 2020 11:41 pm

nivisi9 wrote:Whaat about Emoni Bates?

He'll be part of the stacked 2023 draft with the best players from the high school classes of 2022 and 2023.
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Post#7 » by shakes0 » Wed Dec 30, 2020 12:21 am

_BALLDONTLIE wrote:
nivisi9 wrote:Whaat about Emoni Bates?

He'll be part of the stacked 2023 draft with the best players from the high school classes of 2022 and 2023.



maybe, but Chet definitely out played him head to head last month on ESPN.
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Post#8 » by dubbmotta » Wed Dec 30, 2020 2:39 am

nivisi9 wrote:Whaat about Emoni Bates?


He hasn’t reclassified yet...he will at the end of the season..media go hype them as the next Magic vs Bird
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Post#9 » by Kimiko » Wed Dec 30, 2020 2:53 am

There was a time when Byron Mullens was the #1 ranked High School player...
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Post#10 » by JBreezeNY » Wed Dec 30, 2020 4:06 am

BlackNoir wrote:
JBreezeNY wrote:
Blue_and_Whte wrote:White privilege. Amiright Steven A. Wouldn't surprise me if he said that either.

You sound wild insecure.


Is that you Screamin A?

You still beat your wife?
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Post#11 » by Blue_and_Whte » Wed Dec 30, 2020 4:21 am

JBreezeNY wrote:
Blue_and_Whte wrote:White privilege. Amiright Steven A. Wouldn't surprise me if he said that either.

You sound wild insecure.

I know right, That’s because I quoted Steven A.
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Post#12 » by Blue_and_Whte » Wed Dec 30, 2020 4:30 am

Kimiko wrote:There was a time when Byron Mullens was the #1 ranked High School player...

So was Kwame Brown
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Post#13 » by JBreezeNY » Wed Dec 30, 2020 5:24 am

Blue_and_Whte wrote:
JBreezeNY wrote:
Blue_and_Whte wrote:White privilege. Amiright Steven A. Wouldn't surprise me if he said that either.

You sound wild insecure.

I know right, That’s because I quoted Steven A.

.......
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Post#14 » by Lalouie » Wed Dec 30, 2020 9:38 am

dubbmotta wrote:
nivisi9 wrote:Whaat about Emoni Bates?


He hasn’t reclassified yet...he will at the end of the season..media go hype them as the next Magic vs Bird


he's not yet 17. he can't reclassify his age can he?
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Post#15 » by dubbmotta » Wed Dec 30, 2020 12:59 pm

Lalouie wrote:
dubbmotta wrote:
nivisi9 wrote:Whaat about Emoni Bates?


He hasn’t reclassified yet...he will at the end of the season..media go hype them as the next Magic vs Bird


he's not yet 17. he can't reclassify his age can he?

Will be 17 next month, and go to Michigan State next fall...
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Post#16 » by Lalouie » Wed Dec 30, 2020 1:04 pm

dubbmotta wrote:
Lalouie wrote:
dubbmotta wrote:
He hasn’t reclassified yet...he will at the end of the season..media go hype them as the next Magic vs Bird


he's not yet 17. he can't reclassify his age can he?

Will be 17 next month, and go to Michigan State next fall...


so there is a minimum age limit, and it's 18?
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Post#17 » by Jack Dempsey » Wed Dec 30, 2020 2:17 pm

Blue_and_Whte wrote:
Kimiko wrote:There was a time when Byron Mullens was the #1 ranked High School player...

So was Kwame Brown

Or Stephen Zimmerman

Yeah, I know... who?
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Post#18 » by Jedzz » Wed Dec 30, 2020 5:53 pm

Kimiko wrote:There was a time when Byron Mullens was the #1 ranked High School player...


There was a time when Chet was turned into a giant turd on Wierd Science. Miss those days.
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Post#19 » by BlackNoir » Wed Dec 30, 2020 9:50 pm

JBreezeNY wrote:
BlackNoir wrote:
JBreezeNY wrote:You sound wild insecure.


Is that you Screamin A?

You still beat your wife?


Just bangin yours! :lol:

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