Cedric Simmons stock in the NBA draft has risen so much that the big guy has now been invited to Wednesday’s draft in New York, an honor reserved only for the cream of the crop prospects.
Similarly, Sports Illustrated ran two mock NBA drafts with Cedric Simmons projected:
* as the #10 pick heading to the Seattle Supersonics, and
* as the #12 pick heading to the New Orleans Hornets
Pretty awesome stuff!
We have included links to man other mock drafts and links in the comments section of this entry.
Relatedly, we shared the following in this entry from earlier in the week:
We’ve talked about Cedric Simmons and the impact of his departure on next year’s version of the NC State basketball program. Simmons has continued to climb the draft projections and recently was ranked as the #20th best athlete in this year’s NBA Draft.
Let’s use this entry to track any Cedric-related conversations this week as the NBA draft approaches. Please feel free to share with others when you run across anything on the internet.