GBB Community 2014 NBA Mock Draft: Minnesota Timberwolves #27


After trading Kevin Love and J.J. Barea, the Timberwolves, GM'ed by DontKillJohn have netted Goran Dragic, Markieff Morris, Courtney Lee and the rights to Janis Timma. Who do they choose to put into the fold with the 26th pick?

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KellyMelvina Jabari Parker
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Dekebarron Noah Vonleh
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Chip Williams Julius Randle
Andrew Ford Nik Stauskas
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VancouverGrizz Gary Harris
Matt Hrdlicka Dario Saric
Adam Rubrum Rodney Hood
Joe Mullinax Doug McDermott
#15 Orlando Magic (from ATL) BluesCityJoe Kyle Anderson
#16 Chicago Bulls Chip Williams T.J. Warren
#17 Boston Celtics Dekebarron Zach LaVine
#18 Phoenix Suns Adam Rubrum Tyler Ennis
Tcampbell395 Jerami Grant
Arkm110 Cleanthony Early
Kevin Yeung Jusuf Nurkic
#22 Memphis Grizzlies Joe Mullinax Elfrid Payton
#23 Utah Jazz Jmxisnext P.J. Hairston
#24 Charlotte Hornets Andrew Ford Jarnell Stokes
LSUDavidTerry James Young
Jill Kong K.J. McDaniels

With the 27th pick in the GBB 2014 NBA Mock Draft, the Minnesota Timberwolves, represented by DontKillJohn, select:

27) Glenn Robinson III, SF, Michigan

Robinson certainly has it in his blood to be a great NBA player, and genetics have been kind to GRIII. He has a solid mid-range game and his frame indicates he can develop in to a solid NBA wing eventually. However, he was far too timid for Michigan at times, and his ability to hit 3's (31% in Ann Arbor) or get to the free throw line (only 3 attempts a game) leaves a lot to be desired.

The good thing for Robinson III is, he has time to develop. Behind Lee, Dragic, Morris and company minutes will be few and far between. Whether it be in practice, garbage minutes (which MIN will almost certainly experience given the results of this mock) or in the D-League, GRIII will be able to grow in to his game and not be counted on to contribute right away. At 27 overall, that's about as good as you can ask for most of the time.

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