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2016 Grizzly Bear Blues Community NBA Mock Draft: Pick #30- Golden State Warriors

After taking a tough L just four days ago, the Golden State Warriors are on the Mock Clock as our Community Mock Draft comes to an end.

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

Sadly, all good things must come to an end. Before I make the final selection of our Community Mock Draft, I would like to thank everyone who took part in our Community Mock Draft this season. We had fellow bloggers, GBB Contributors, great readers, and we all learned a good bit about this year's draft class in the process. Our staff and community here at GBB is what makes this site one of the best out there, and I am appreciative of your time and talents.

Now, time for a team that doesn't need a ton of help despite recent events- the Golden State Warriors.

With the 30th pick in the 2016 GBB Community NBA Mock Draft, the Golden State Warriors select...

Malcolm Brogdon, Guard, University of Virginia

(Geoff Burke- USA Today Sports)

Brogdon has flirted with the line between a late first round pick and early second round pick in recent mock drafts, and Golden State pulls the trigger on a young man who should be able to help them sooner rather than later. Brogdon has one of the highest basketball IQ's in the entire draft, playing a central role at UVA on both offense and defense. He has a higher level of maturity and experience than most players will at this point in the draft, and the fact he prides himself on his defensive prowess will surely be attractive to the Warriors. He should be able to defend all perimeter positions if necessary, which will work quite nicely in the Warriors' system of defensive switches.

He also can handle the ball as a wing, enabling players like Stephen Curry to play off the ball more, and he has a sweet shooting stroke (39% from three last season). On top of it all? He's ready to play now. He won't wow you with his athleticism, and he is likely close to a finished product. But as one of the four teams with a realistic shot at winning an NBA title in 2016-2017 (Golden State, San Antonio, Oklahoma City, Cleveland), the Warriors will benefit from cheap, experienced play at #30 overall with Brogdon in the fold.

That's it for this year! Make sure GBB is your main stop for NBA Draft coverage through Thursday night and beyond!

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 Malik Beasley, Guard, Florida State Tabitha
June 21st 28/Phoenix Damian Jones, Center, Vanderbilt Kyle Whittington
June 22nd 29/San Antonio Ante Zizic, Center/Forward, Croatia Jill Kong
June 22nd 30/Golden State Malcolm Brogdon, Guard, Virginia Joe Mullinax

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