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GBB Community Mock NBA Draft: Toronto Raptors Pick at #20

With 2 picks to go until the Memphis Grizzlies' select again in the GBB Community Mock Draft, Toronto takes a player off the board that Memphis may be interested when the real draft comes along.

"Are you not entertained, Toronto?"
"Are you not entertained, Toronto?"
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Previous Picks: #1#2#3#4#5#6#7#8#9#10#11, #12,

#13, #14, #15, #16, #17#18#19
Team and Draft Order Representative GM Player Selected
#1 Cleveland Cavaliers Chris Faulkner Andrew Wiggins
#2 Milwaukee Bucks Kwhittington Joel Embiid
#3 Philadelphia 76ers KellyMelvina Jabari Parker
#4 Orlando Magic BluesCityJoe Dante Exum
#5 Philadelphia 76ers (from UTA) KellyMelvina Aaron Gordon
#6 Boston Celtics Dekebarron Noah Vonleh
#7 LA Lakers Tonyallenismyhomeboy Marcus Smart
#8 Chicago Bulls (from SAC) Chip Williams Julius Randle
#9 Charlotte Hornets Andrew Ford Nik Stauskas
#10 Utah Jazz (from PHI) Jmxisnext Adreian Payne
#11 Denver Nuggets VancouverGrizz Gary Harris
#12 Atlanta Hawks (from ORL) Matt Hrdlicka Dario Saric
#13 Phoenix Suns (from MIN) Adam Rubrum Rodney Hood
#14 Memphis Grizzlies (from MIN) 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
#19 Sacramento Kings (from CHI) Tcampbell395 Jerami Grant

As our GBB Community Mock Draft chugs along, reader Arkm110 is responsible for selecting for the Toronto Raptors. Toronto had a successful season this past year, improving drastically after trading Rudy Gay to the Sacramento Kings. The Raptors has a solid core of Demar DeRozan and Jonas Valanciunas, but Kyle Lowry is an Unrestricted Free Agent and this pick is big for them to continue to develop their depth as a roster.

With that in mind, with the 20th pick in the 2014 GBB Community Mock Draft the Toronto Raptors select...

20) Cleanthony Early, SF/PF, Wichita State

Early fills a need as a wing who can help Toronto off the bench. Terrence Ross and DeRozan will likely continue to start for the Raptors, but bench players Steve Novak, Landry Fields and John Salmons all leave something to be desired from a production standpoint. Early is ready to produce now, and for a team like Toronto who sees the weakness and uncertainty of the East and the possibility of reaching the Eastern Conference Finals in front of them, they will want that immediate production. The next step is to re-sign Lowry, or allow for him to walk and find a replacement in free agency.