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NBA Draft 2014: Final Thoughts

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A few nuggets of thought for the hour before the draft.

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Last thoughts before Atlanta makes their picks:

Prospect I most want to watch in a Hawks jersey: James Young, Kentucky

Prospect I least want to watch in a Hawks jersey: Jusuf Nurkic, Bosnia

Most underrated prospect: K.J. McDaniels, Clemson

Most overrated prospect: Mitch McGary, Michigan

Best case scenario for Atlanta at 15: Dario Saric, Croatia

Worst case scenario for Atlanta at 15: Zach LaVine, UCLA

Most likely scenario for Atlanta at 15: Kyle Anderson, UCLA

Best case scenario for Atlanta at 43 (international): Damien Inglis, France

Worst case scenario for Atlanta at 43 (International): Artem Klimenko, Russia

Most likely scenario for Atlanta at 43 (International): Nikola Jokic, Serbia

Best case scenario for Atlanta at 43 (Collegiate): Jarnell Stokes, Tennessee

Worst case scenario for Atlanta at 43 (Collegiate): LaQuinton Ross, Ohio State

Most likely scenario for Atlanta at 43 (Collegiate): Patric Young, Florida [Editor compelled]

Names that offer relief if selected before 15: Zach LaVine, Doug McDermott, Tyler Ennis, Elfrid Payton, Jusuf Nurkic

Names that are a relief if available at 15: Dario Saric, James Young, Gary Harris, Nik Stauskas, Kyle Anderson

Final words: K.J. McDaniels