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2016 Grizzly Bear Blues Community NBA Mock Draft: Pick #26- Philadelphia 76ers

Philly is up for the third and final time in our Mock Draft!

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Check out the previous picks and trades in the 2016 Grizzly Bear Blues Community NBA Mock Draft here.

The Clippers took Patrick McCaw at #25 overall, and now for the third and final time in our Mock the 76ers are on the clock!

With the 26th pick in the 2016 GBB Community NBA Mock Draft, the Philadelphia 76ers select...

Malachi Richardson, Guard/Forward, Syracuse University

This young man is a great example of our Mock Draft starting at one point a while ago and the landscape of the actual draft changing by the day. There was a time where Malachi was a late first or early second round pick. Now? He is being invited to the NBA Draft Green room and is believed to be off the board at the latest by pick #17, where the Memphis Grizzlies (gulp) have apparently promised him he will be the choice of the Grizzlies if he is available.

Safe to say that Richardson is the highest rated available prospect on the board for Philly at #26. He is very raw still, but his talent is undeniable. He is a former McDonald's All-American who can finish at the rim and get hot very quickly, as he showed against the University of Virginia in this past year's Elite 8 with 21 points in the second half. His defense is a work in progress, and he can disappear at times on both ends of the floor, but he has that word that teams at the end of the first round are hoping describes their pick-

UPSIDE. With Ingram and Jackson in the fold, they now have another wing who can score, who does not have to be ready right away, and who can in time flourish as a role player on a young Philadelphia squad.

Tomorrow, the Toronto Raptors and Phoenix Suns are back on the clock.

Date Pick/Team Selection Mock GM
June 2nd 1/Philadelphia Brandon Ingram, Forward, Duke University Joe Mullinax
June 2nd 2/LA Lakers Ben Simmons, Forward, LSU Corban Ford
June 3rd 3/Boston Marquese Chriss, Power Forward, Washington Chip Williams
June 3rd 4/Phoenix Dragan Bender, Power Forward, Maccabi Tel Aviv Kyle Whittington
June 6th 5/Minnesota Buddy Hield, Guard, Oklahoma Aimee S
June 6th 6/Denver Jamal Murray, Guard, Kentucky Mopizzle11
June 7th 7/Denver Domantas Sabonis, Forward/Center, Gonzaga Mopizzle11
June 7th 8/Sacramento Kris Dunn, Guard, Providence Brandon C
June 8th 9/Toronto Henry Ellenson, Forward, Marquette Tabitha
June 8th 10/Milwaukee Timothe Luwawu, Guard/Forward, Mega Leks Kevin Yeung
June 9th 11/Boston Jaylen Brown, Guard/Forward, California Chip Williams
June 9th 12/Utah Jakob Poeltl, Center, Utah BealeStreetKen
June 10th 13/Phoenix Skal Labissiere, Forward/Center, Kentucky Kyle Whittington
June 10th 14/Memphis Denzel Valentine, Guard/Forward, Michigan State Joe Mullinax
June 13th 15/New Orleans Taurean Prince, Forward, Baylor Wes George
June 13th 16/Orlando Deyonta Davis, Forward/Center, Michigan State Daron Koch
June 14th 17/Chicago Wade Baldwin IV, Guard, Vanderbilt Brandon C
June 14th 18/Detroit Dejounte Murray, Guard, Washington Joe Mullinax
June 15th 19/New Orleans Furkan Korkmaz, Guard/Forward, Turkey Wes George
June 15th 20/Indiana DeAndre Bembry, Guard/Forward, St. Joseph's Aimee S
June 16th 21/Atlanta Brice Johnson, Forward, North Carolina Joe Mullinax
June 16th 22/Charlotte Ivica Zubac, Center, Bosnia and Herzegovina Justin Sims
June 17th 23/Orlando Thon Maker, Forward, High School Senior Daron Koch
June 17th 24/Philadelphia Demetrius Jackson, Guard, Notre Dame Jama17
June 20th 25/LA Clippers Patrick McCaw, Guard, UNLV Kevin Lipe
June 20th 26/Philadelphia Malachi Richardson, Guard/Forward, Syracuse Joe Mullinax
June 21st 27/Toronto Tabitha
June 21st 28/Phoenix Kyle Whittington
June 22nd 29/San Antonio Jill Kong
June 22nd 30/Golden State rhinoh23

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