NBA Mock Draft: Atlanta Hawks Select Gary Harris from Michigan State

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SB Nation's NBA Network conducted a mock draft with bloggers from each team site making or trading "their" team's pick. We continue with the next pick in the 2014 NBA Mock Draft with Peachtree Hoops selecting guard Gary Harris from Michigan State.

NBA Mock Draft Pick #15, Gary Harris, Guard, Michigan State

SB Nation's Hawks blog Peachtree Hoops explains the pick:

We had several options at the No. 15 pick but chose to go with Gary Harris because of his defensive ability from the two-guard position. Atlanta needs depth on the wing and feel that Harris is a guy that can come in and contribute right away due to his defensive acumen. It was tough to pass on the potential of James Young but we feel like Harris' can fit well into Mike Budenholzer's system. Harris does add to what is an already crowded backcourt in Atlanta but we feel that situation will be sorted out later this summer.

MoreFull NBA Draft Coverage


1 Cleveland Cavaliers: ANDREW WIGGINS 
2 Milwaukee Bucks JABARI PARKER
3 Philadelphia 76ers DANTE EXUM
4 Orlando Magic JULIUS RANDLE
5 Utah Jazz JOEL EMBIID
6 Minnesota Timberwolves (Via Celtics) AARON GORDON
7 Los Angeles Lakers NOAH VONLEH
8 Philadelphia 76ers (via Kings) DARIO SARIC
9 Charlotte Hornets DOUG MCDERMOTT
10 Chicago Bulls (via 76ers) MARCUS SMART
11 Denver Nuggets ZACH LAVINE 
12 Orlando Magic TYLER ENNIS
13 Phoenix Suns (via Timberwolves) ADREIAN PAYNE
14 Phoenix Suns NIK STAUSKAS
15 Atlanta Hawks GARY HARRIS
16 Chicago Bulls
17 Boston Celtics
18 Phoenix Suns
19 Chicago Bulls
20 Toronto Raptors
21 Oklahoma City Thunder
22 Memphis Grizzlies
23 Utah Jazz
24 Charlotte Hornets
25 Houston Rockets
26 Miami Heat
27 Phoenix Suns
28 Los Angeles Clippers
29 Oklahoma City Thunder
30 San Antonio Spurs

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