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NBA Mock Draft: Milwaukee Bucks Select Shane Larkin From Miami

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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 fifteenth pick in the 2013 NBA Mock Draft with Brew Hoop selecting Shane Larkin from Miami.

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NBA Mock Draft Pick #15 -- Shane Larkin, Guard, Miami

SB Nation's Bucks blog Brew Hoop explains the pick:

With Brandon Jennings hitting restricted free agency and Monta Ellis all but assured to opt out, the Bucks are likely to see a substantial and much-needed shakeup to their backcourt this summer. About time, right? So it will be no surprise to see the Bucks look for backcourt reinforcements on draft night, with Miami's Shane Larkin reportedly the most impressive guard to have worked out in Milwaukee this far.

Larkin's lack of size will likely prevent him from being a star, but explosive quickness, a sweet perimeter stroke (40.6% from three) and the ability to make plays for himself and others in the pick-and-roll suggest he'll be no worse than a quality change-of-pace player. The Bucks would of course be hoping for much more than that, and with the futures of Ellis and Jennings in serious doubt, it's possible that Larkin--or any other guard picked here--would see major minutes immediately.

SB Nation Scouting Report: Shane Larkin

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Updated 2013 NBA Mock Draft Board:

1. Cleveland Cavaliers: NERLENS NOEL
2. Orlando Magic BEN MCLEMORE
3. Washington Wizards OTTO PORTER
4. Charlotte Hornets ALEX LEN
5. Phoenix Suns VICTOR OLADIPO
6. New Orleans Pelicans TREY BURKE
7. Sacramento Kings ANTHONY BENNETT (for Philly)
8. Detroit Pistons C.J. MCCOLLUM
9. Minnesota Timberwolves KENTAVIOUS CALDWELL-POPE
10. Portland Trail Blazers RUDY GOBERT (For Phoenix)
11. Philadelphia 76ers MICHAEL CARTER-WILLIAMS (For Sacramento)
12. Oklahoma City Thunder CODY ZELLER
13. Dallas Mavericks SHABAZZ MUHAMMAD
15. Milwaukee Bucks SHANE LARKIN
16. Boston Celtics
17. Atlanta Hawks
18. Atlanta Hawks
19. Cleveland Cavaliers
20. Chicago Bulls
21. Utah Jazz
22. Brooklyn Nets
23. Indiana Pacers
24. New York Knicks
25. Los Angeles Clippers
26. Minnesota Timberwolves
27. Denver Nuggets
28. San Antonio Spurs
29. Oklahoma City Thunder
30. Phoenix Suns