2011 NBA Mock Draft: New York Knicks Select Josh Selby with 17th Pick
Weight: 195 lbs.
Comparison: Jerryd Bayless
Most experts loudly questioned Selby's decision to skip his last three years of college by declaring for the NBA draft as a freshman.
His stock plummeted throughout his freshman season but now seems to be impressing a lot of scouts in pre-draft workouts. His 42-inch vertical at the pre-draft camp was particularly surprising.
If his roller-coaster ride keeps heading in this direction, he could be a first-round pick in June.
The Knicks need to upgrade at point guard and center, and Selby may have enough upside to convince management to take him here.
|1: Cavaliers – Kyrie Irving||16: 76ers – Markieff Morris|
|2: Timberwolves – Enes Kanter||17: Knicks – Josh Selby|
|3: Jazz – Derrick Williams||18: Wizards – Kenneth Faried|
|4: Cavaliers – Jan Vesely||19: Bobcats – Klay Thompson|
|5: Raptors – Brandon Knight||20: Timberwolves – Marshon Brooks|
|6: Wizards – Kawhi Leonard||21: Trail Blazers – Nikola Vucevic|
|7: Kings – Kemba Walker||22: Nuggets – Jordan Williams|
|8: Pistons – Bismack Biyombo||23: Rockets – Chris Singleton|
|9: Bobcats – Jonas Valanciunas||24: Thunder – Tyler Honeycutt|
|10: Bucks – Marcus Morris||25: Celtics – Justin Harper|
|11: Warriors – Tristan Thompson||26: Mavericks – Tobias Harris|
|12: Jazz – Jimmer Fredette||27: Nets – Nikola Mirotic|
|13: Suns – Jordan Hamilton||28: Bulls – Nolan Smith|
|14: Rockets – Donatas Motiejunas||29: Spurs – Charles Jenkins|
|15: Pacers – Alec Burks||30: Bulls – Jon Leuer|
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