With the 2022 NCAA Tournament complete, it’s a good time to take a look at the 2022 NBA draft and mock out the first round. While the draft order is not set, we’ve taken the liberty of setting the order courtesy of Tankathon.com. The Indiana Pacers have wound up with the No. 1 selection, while the San Antonio Spurs and Oklahoma City Thunder hold three first-round picks each. The Portland Trail Blazers have two lottery selections and could end up with another pick if they deal star point guard Damian Lillard.
Even with a lot of things in flux, here’s how the first round of the 2022 NBA draft looks based on our simulation order.