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NBA Mock Draft: Atlanta Hawks Select Demetrius Jackson From Notre Dame

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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 2016 NBA Mock Draft, with Peach Tree Hoops discussing their selection of Demetrius Jackson.

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NBA Mock Draft Pick #21 -- Demetrius Jackson, Point Guard, Notre Dame

SBNation's Atlanta Hawks blog, Peachtree Hoops, explains their pick:

The PG situation will evolve this offseason, with the team looking for another place for Jeff Teague and handing the starting job to Dennis Schröder. But the Hawks need to hedge their future at the position since Dennis hasn't shown the total maturity package to fully run the team. Enter Jackson, who has the speed and ability to break down defenses by getting into the lane that will fit into the Hawks offense.

Ridiculous Upside analysis: With Jeff Teague likely leaving Atlanta, the Hawks will be in pursuit of a point guard that can be Dennis Schroeder's back-up. Demetrius Jackson might be the best option to fill that role, as he stood as one of the best point guards in college hoops for the last two seasons. He was able to maintain that status by being a terrific cutter that can get to the rim whenever he desired. Alongside that, Jackson has great court vision, as he maintained a 2.11 Ast/TO ratio in the 2015-16 season.

1) Philadelphia 76ers: BEN SIMMONS

2) Los Angeles Lakers: BRANDON INGRAM

3) Phoenix Suns (From Boston): DRAGAN BENDER

4) Utah Jazz (From Phoenix): JAMAL MURRAY

5) Denver Nuggets (from Minnesota) : BUDDY HIELD

6) New Orleans Pelicans: KRIS DUNN

7) Minnesota Timberwolves (from Denver): DENZEL VALENTINE

8) Sacramento Kings: JAYLEN BROWN

9) Toronto Raptors: MARQUESE CHRISS

10) Milwaukee Bucks: DEYONTA DAVIS

11) Sacramento Kings (From Orlando): TIMOTHE LUWAWU

12) Utah Jazz: JAKOB POELTL

13) Denver Nuggets (from Phoenix): SKAL LABISSIERE

14) Chicago Bulls: WADE BALDWIN

15) Minnesota Timberwolves (from Denver): HENRY ELLENSON

16) Boston Celtics: DOMANTAS SABONIS

17)  Utah Jazz  (from Memphis) : FURKAN KORKMAZ

18) New Orleans Pelicans (from Detroit) : TAUREAN PRINCE

19) Phoenix Suns (from Denver): CHEICK DIALLO

20) Indiana Pacers: JUAN HERNANGOMEZ

21) Atlanta Hawks: DEMETRIUS JACKSON

22) Charlotte Hornets:

23) Detroit Pistons (from Utah):

24) Philadelphia 76ers:

25) Los Angeles Clippers:

26) Philadelphia 76ers:

27) Toronto Raptors:

28)  Memphis Grizzlies (from Utah Jazz) :

29) San Antonio Spurs:

30) Golden State Warriors: