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2012-13 Draft Prep: Rotisserie mock draft

Fantasy Writer
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Earlier this week, the CBSSports.com Fantasy staff took part in a Rotisserie mock draft. The participants include CBS Fantasy Sports editorial staff, including writers and editors and the league includes the basic nine categories.

This draft took place just before the news of Kevin Love's hand injury that will force him out for six to eight weeks, or else he likely would have fallen to the second round.

Fantasy owners can use this as a rough sketch for how they might expect their own Roto drafts to go. It is a 12-team with standard positions (four guards, four forwards, two centers), plus reserve spots.

Categories include: Three-pointers made, assists, blocks, field-goal percentage, free-throw percentage, points, steals, total rebounds and turnovers.

Draft order is as follows:

1. Chris Towers, Fantasy Writer
2. Adam Moore, Fantasy Writer
3. Michael Hurcomb, Fantasy Writer
4. Nando DiFino, Fantasy Writer
5. Bill Passonno, Fantasy Writer
6. Jeffrey Lippman, Fantasy Writer
7. Jeffrey Tobin, Associate Managing Editor, Fantasy Sports
8. Scott White, Fantasy Writer
9. Igor Mello, Fantasy Writer
10. Dave Richard, Fantasy Writer
11. Peter Madden, Editorial Director, Fantasy Sports
12. Jamey Eisenberg, Fantasy Writer


Mock Draft Results
Round by Round
Round 1
Pick Team Player
1 Towers LeBron James, SF, MIA
2 Moore Kevin Durant, SF, OKC
3 Hurcomb Kevin Love, PF, MIN
4 DiFino Chris Paul, PG, LAC
5 Passonno Deron Williams, PG, BKN
6 Lippman Russell Westbrook, PG, OKC
7 Tobin Josh Smith, PF, ATL
8 White Dwight Howard, C, LAL
9 Mello Andrew Bynum, C, PHI
10 Richard Brandon Jennings, PG, MIL
11 Madden Al Jefferson, C, UTA
12 Eisenberg Kyrie Irving, PG, CLE
Round 2
Pick Team Player
1 Eisenberg Rajon Rondo, PG, BOS
2 Madden Steve Nash, PG, LAL
3 Richard DeMarcus Cousins, C, SAC
4 Mello Kobe Bryant, SG, LAL
5 White Dwyane Wade, SG, MIA
6 Tobin Carmelo Anthony, SF, NY
7 Lippman Blake Griffin, PF, LAC
8 Passonno LaMarcus Aldridge, PF, POR
9 DiFino Greg Monroe, C, DET
10 Hurcomb Ty Lawson, PG, DEN
11 Moore Pau Gasol, PF, LAL
12 Towers Marc Gasol, C, MEM
Round 3
Pick Team Player
1 Towers Mike Conley, PG, MEM
2 Moore Al Horford, C, ATL
3 Hurcomb Rudy Gay, SF, MEM
4 DiFino Dirk Nowitzki, PF, DAL
5 Passonno Roy Hibbert, C, IND
6 Lippman David Lee, PF, GS
7 Tobin Tony Parker, PG, SA
8 White Andre Iguodala, SF, DEN
9 Mello Paul Pierce, SF, BOS
10 Richard Paul Millsap, PF, UTA
11 Madden Stephen Curry, PG, GS
12 Eisenberg Chris Bosh, PF, MIA
Round 4
Pick Team Player
1 Eisenberg Joe Johnson, SG, BKN
2 Madden Carlos Boozer, PF, CHI
3 Richard James Harden, SG, OKC
4 Mello Tim Duncan, PF, SA
5 White Monta Ellis, SG, MIL
6 Tobin John Wall, PG, WAS
7 Lippman Marcin Gortat, C, PHO
8 Passonno Amar'e Stoudemire, PF, NY
9 DiFino Kemba Walker, SG, CHA
10 Hurcomb Goran Dragic, PG, PHO
11 Moore Jrue Holiday, PG, PHI
12 Towers Kyle Lowry, PG, TOR
Round 5
Pick Team Player
1 Towers Anthony Davis, C, NO
2 Moore Tyson Chandler, C, NY
3 Hurcomb Andrea Bargnani, C, TOR
4 DiFino Joakim Noah, C, CHI
5 Passonno Zach Randolph, PF, MEM
6 Lippman Jeff Teague, PG, ATL
7 Tobin Kevin Garnett, C, BOS
8 White Jeremy Lin, PG, HOU
9 Mello Darren Collison, PG, DAL
10 Richard Luol Deng, SF, CHI
11 Madden Paul George, SG, IND
12 Eisenberg Raymond Felton, PG, NY
Round 6
Pick Team Player
1 Eisenberg Brook Lopez, C, BKN
2 Madden Serge Ibaka, PF, OKC
3 Richard Nicolas Batum, SF, POR
4 Mello Tyreke Evans, PG, SAC
5 White Ryan Anderson, PF, NO
6 Tobin Gerald Wallace, SF, BKN
7 Lippman Michael Kidd-Gilchrist, SF, CHA
8 Passonno Eric Gordon, SG, NO
9 DiFino Michael Beasley, PF, PHO
10 Hurcomb Damian Lillard, PG, POR
11 Moore Brandon Knight, PG, DET
12 Towers Klay Thompson, SG, GS
Round 7
Pick Team Player
1 Towers Bradley Beal, SG, WAS
2 Moore Mo Williams, PG, UTA
3 Hurcomb Nikola Pekovic, C, MIN
4 DiFino Evan Turner, SG, PHI
5 Passonno O.J. Mayo, SG, DAL
6 Lippman Luis Scola, PF, PHO
7 Tobin Kenneth Faried, PF, DEN
8 White JaVale McGee, C, DEN
9 Mello Jason Terry, SG, BOS
10 Richard Jose Calderon, PG, TOR
11 Madden Kris Humphries, PF, BKN
12 Eisenberg Chandler Parsons, SF, HOU
Round 8
Pick Team Player
1 Eisenberg Danny Granger, SF, IND
2 Madden Lou Williams, SG, ATL
3 Richard DeAndre Jordan, C, LAC
4 Mello Derrick Rose, PG, CHI
5 White Isaiah Thomas, PG, SAC
6 Tobin Greivis Vasquez, PG, NO
7 Lippman Manu Ginobili, SG, SA
8 Passonno Andrew Bogut, C, GS
9 DiFino David West, PF, IND
10 Hurcomb Wesley Matthews, SG, POR
11 Moore DeMar DeRozan, SG, TOR
12 Towers Arron Afflalo, SG, ORL
Round 9
Pick Team Player
1 Towers Samuel Dalembert, C, MIL
2 Moore Kevin Martin, SG, HOU
3 Hurcomb Ersan Ilyasova, PF, MIL
4 DiFino Danilo Gallinari, SF, DEN
5 Passonno Marcus Thornton, PG, SAC
6 Lippman J.J. Hickson, PF, POR
7 Tobin Jameer Nelson, PG, ORL
8 White Derrick Favors, PF, UTA
9 Mello Tiago Splitter, C, SA
10 Richard Rodney Stuckey, PG, DET
11 Madden Elton Brand, PF, DAL
12 Eisenberg Gordon Hayward, SF, UTA
Round 10
Pick Team Player
1 Eisenberg Glen Davis, C, ORL
2 Madden Kawhi Leonard, SF, SA
3 Richard Dion Waiters, SG, CLE
4 Mello Caron Butler, SF, LAC
5 White Ricky Rubio, PG, MIN
6 Tobin Tristan Thompson, C, CLE
7 Lippman MarShon Brooks, SG, BKN
8 Passonno Anderson Varejao, C, CLE
9 DiFino Gerald Henderson, SG, CHA
10 Hurcomb George Hill, PG, IND
11 Moore Andrei Kirilenko, SF, MIN
12 Towers Nene, C, WAS
Round 11
Pick Team Player
1 Towers Taj Gibson, PF, CHI
2 Moore Lamar Odom, PF, LAC
3 Hurcomb Devin Harris, PG, ATL
4 DiFino Tayshaun Prince, SF, DET
5 Passonno Derrick Williams, PF, MIN
6 Lippman Ramon Sessions, PG, CHA
7 Tobin Trevor Ariza, SF, WAS
8 White Hedo Turkoglu, SF, ORL
9 Mello Spencer Hawes, C, PHI
10 Richard Thaddeus Young, SF, PHI
11 Madden Bismack Biyombo, PF, CHA
12 Eisenberg Kirk Hinrich, PG, CHI
Round 12
Pick Team Player
1 Eisenberg Antawn Jamison, PF, LAL
2 Madden J.J. Redick, SG, ORL
3 Richard J.R. Smith, SG, NY
4 Mello Shawn Marion, SF, DAL
5 White Chris Kaman, C, DAL
6 Tobin Jason Kidd, PG, NY
7 Lippman Carl Landry, PF, GS
8 Passonno Trevor Booker, PF, WAS
9 DiFino Jamal Crawford, SG, LAC
10 Hurcomb Byron Mullens, C, CHA
11 Moore Jared Dudley, SG, PHO
12 Towers Luke Ridnour, PG, MIN
Round 13
Pick Team Player
1 Towers Mario Chalmers, PG, MIA
2 Moore Emeka Okafor, C, WAS
3 Hurcomb Jared Sullinger, PF, BOS
4 DiFino Omer Asik, PF, HOU
5 Passonno Gustavo Ayon, PF, ORL
6 Lippman Jan Vesely, SF, WAS
7 Tobin Brandon Bass, PF, BOS
8 White Al Harrington, PF, ORL
9 Mello Austin Rivers, SG, NO
10 Richard Andre Drummond, C, DET
11 Madden Nikola Vucevic, C, ORL
12 Eisenberg Harrison Barnes, SF, GS
Round 14
Pick Team Player
1 Eisenberg Larry Sanders, PF, MIL
2 Madden Jerryd Bayless, PG, MEM
3 Richard Eric Bledsoe, PG, LAC
4 Mello Dorell Wright, SF, PHI
5 White Jason Richardson, SG, PHI
6 Tobin Alonzo Gee, SF, CLE
7 Lippman Kendall Marshall, PG, PHO
8 Passonno Jarrett Jack, PG, GS
9 DiFino Luc Richard Mbah a Moute, SF, MIL
10 Hurcomb Marvin Williams, SF, UTA
11 Moore Andre Miller, PG, DEN
12 Towers Brandon Rush, SF, GS
 
Team by Team
Adam Moore
Rd.Pk Player
1.2 Kevin Durant, SF, OKC
2.11 Pau Gasol, PF, LAL
3.2 Al Horford, C, ATL
4.11 Jrue Holiday, PG, PHI
5.2 Tyson Chandler, C, NY
6.11 Brandon Knight, PG, DET
7.2 Mo Williams, PG, UTA
8.11 DeMar DeRozan, SG, TOR
9.2 Kevin Martin, SG, HOU
10.11 Andrei Kirilenko, SF, MIN
11.2 Lamar Odom, PF, LAC
12.11 Jared Dudley, SG, PHO
13.2 Emeka Okafor, C, WAS
14.11 Andre Miller, PG, DEN
Bill Passonno
Rd.Pk Player
1.5 Deron Williams, PG, BKN
2.8 LaMarcus Aldridge, PF, POR
3.5 Roy Hibbert, C, IND
4.8 Amar'e Stoudemire, PF, NY
5.5 Zach Randolph, PF, MEM
6.8 Eric Gordon, SG, NO
7.5 O.J. Mayo, SG, DAL
8.8 Andrew Bogut, C, GS
9.5 Marcus Thornton, PG, SAC
10.8 Anderson Varejao, C, CLE
11.5 Derrick Williams, PF, MIN
12.8 Trevor Booker, PF, WAS
13.5 Gustavo Ayon, PF, ORL
14.8 Jarrett Jack, PG, GS
Chris Towers
Rd.Pk Player
1.1 LeBron James, SF, MIA
2.12 Marc Gasol, C, MEM
3.1 Mike Conley, PG, MEM
4.12 Kyle Lowry, PG, TOR
5.1 Anthony Davis, C, NO
6.12 Klay Thompson, SG, GS
7.1 Bradley Beal, SG, WAS
8.12 Arron Afflalo, SG, ORL
9.1 Samuel Dalembert, C, MIL
10.12 Nene, C, WAS
11.1 Taj Gibson, PF, CHI
12.12 Luke Ridnour, PG, MIN
13.1 Mario Chalmers, PG, MIA
14.12 Brandon Rush, SF, GS
Dave Richard
Rd.Pk Player
1.10 Brandon Jennings, PG, MIL
2.3 DeMarcus Cousins, C, SAC
3.10 Paul Millsap, PF, UTA
4.3 James Harden, SG, OKC
5.10 Luol Deng, SF, CHI
6.3 Nicolas Batum, SF, POR
7.10 Jose Calderon, PG, TOR
8.3 DeAndre Jordan, C, LAC
9.10 Rodney Stuckey, PG, DET
10.3 Dion Waiters, SG, CLE
11.10 Thaddeus Young, SF, PHI
12.3 J.R. Smith, SG, NY
13.10 Andre Drummond, C, DET
14.3 Eric Bledsoe, PG, LAC
Igor Mello
Rd.Pk Player
1.9 Andrew Bynum, C, PHI
2.4 Kobe Bryant, SG, LAL
3.9 Paul Pierce, SF, BOS
4.4 Tim Duncan, PF, SA
5.9 Darren Collison, PG, DAL
6.4 Tyreke Evans, PG, SAC
7.9 Jason Terry, SG, BOS
8.4 Derrick Rose, PG, CHI
9.9 Tiago Splitter, C, SA
10.4 Caron Butler, SF, LAC
11.9 Spencer Hawes, C, PHI
12.4 Shawn Marion, SF, DAL
13.9 Austin Rivers, SG, NO
14.4 Dorell Wright, SF, PHI
Jamey Eisenberg
Rd.Pk Player
1.12 Kyrie Irving, PG, CLE
2.1 Rajon Rondo, PG, BOS
3.12 Chris Bosh, PF, MIA
4.1 Joe Johnson, SG, BKN
5.12 Raymond Felton, PG, NY
6.1 Brook Lopez, C, BKN
7.12 Chandler Parsons, SF, HOU
8.1 Danny Granger, SF, IND
9.12 Gordon Hayward, SF, UTA
10.1 Glen Davis, C, ORL
11.12 Kirk Hinrich, PG, CHI
12.1 Antawn Jamison, PF, LAL
13.12 Harrison Barnes, SF, GS
14.1 Larry Sanders, PF, MIL
Jeff Tobin
Rd.Pk Player
1.7 Josh Smith, PF, ATL
2.6 Carmelo Anthony, SF, NY
3.7 Tony Parker, PG, SA
4.6 John Wall, PG, WAS
5.7 Kevin Garnett, C, BOS
6.6 Gerald Wallace, SF, BKN
7.7 Kenneth Faried, PF, DEN
8.6 Greivis Vasquez, PG, NO
9.7 Jameer Nelson, PG, ORL
10.6 Tristan Thompson, C, CLE
11.7 Trevor Ariza, SF, WAS
12.6 Jason Kidd, PG, NY
13.7 Brandon Bass, PF, BOS
14.6 Alonzo Gee, SF, CLE
Jeffrey Lippman
Rd.Pk Player
1.6 Russell Westbrook, PG, OKC
2.7 Blake Griffin, PF, LAC
3.6 David Lee, PF, GS
4.7 Marcin Gortat, C, PHO
5.6 Jeff Teague, PG, ATL
6.7 Michael Kidd-Gilchrist, SF, CHA
7.6 Luis Scola, PF, PHO
8.7 Manu Ginobili, SG, SA
9.6 J.J. Hickson, PF, POR
10.7 MarShon Brooks, SG, BKN
11.6 Ramon Sessions, PG, CHA
12.7 Carl Landry, PF, GS
13.6 Jan Vesely, SF, WAS
14.7 Kendall Marshall, PG, PHO
Michael Hurcomb
Rd.Pk Player
1.3 Kevin Love, PF, MIN
2.10 Ty Lawson, PG, DEN
3.3 Rudy Gay, SF, MEM
4.10 Goran Dragic, PG, PHO
5.3 Andrea Bargnani, C, TOR
6.10 Damian Lillard, PG, POR
7.3 Nikola Pekovic, C, MIN
8.10 Wesley Matthews, SG, POR
9.3 Ersan Ilyasova, PF, MIL
10.10 George Hill, PG, IND
11.3 Devin Harris, PG, ATL
12.10 Byron Mullens, C, CHA
13.3 Jared Sullinger, PF, BOS
14.10 Marvin Williams, SF, UTA
Nando DiFino
Rd.Pk Player
1.4 Chris Paul, PG, LAC
2.9 Greg Monroe, C, DET
3.4 Dirk Nowitzki, PF, DAL
4.9 Kemba Walker, SG, CHA
5.4 Joakim Noah, C, CHI
6.9 Michael Beasley, PF, PHO
7.4 Evan Turner, SG, PHI
8.9 David West, PF, IND
9.4 Danilo Gallinari, SF, DEN
10.9 Gerald Henderson, SG, CHA
11.4 Tayshaun Prince, SF, DET
12.9 Jamal Crawford, SG, LAC
13.4 Omer Asik, PF, HOU
14.9 Luc Richard Mbah a Moute, SF, MIL
Peter Madden
Rd.Pk Player
1.11 Al Jefferson, C, UTA
2.2 Steve Nash, PG, LAL
3.11 Stephen Curry, PG, GS
4.2 Carlos Boozer, PF, CHI
5.11 Paul George, SG, IND
6.2 Serge Ibaka, PF, OKC
7.11 Kris Humphries, PF, BKN
8.2 Lou Williams, SG, ATL
9.11 Elton Brand, PF, DAL
10.2 Kawhi Leonard, SF, SA
11.11 Bismack Biyombo, PF, CHA
12.2 J.J. Redick, SG, ORL
13.11 Nikola Vucevic, C, ORL
14.2 Jerryd Bayless, PG, MEM
Scott White
Rd.Pk Player
1.8 Dwight Howard, C, LAL
2.5 Dwyane Wade, SG, MIA
3.8 Andre Iguodala, SF, DEN
4.5 Monta Ellis, SG, MIL
5.8 Jeremy Lin, PG, HOU
6.5 Ryan Anderson, PF, NO
7.8 JaVale McGee, C, DEN
8.5 Isaiah Thomas, PG, SAC
9.8 Derrick Favors, PF, UTA
10.5 Ricky Rubio, PG, MIN
11.8 Hedo Turkoglu, SF, ORL
12.5 Chris Kaman, C, DAL
13.8 Al Harrington, PF, ORL
14.5 Jason Richardson, SG, PHI

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(8/16/2014) The Heat signed guard Reggie Williams to a free-agency contract last week, the team announced. Terms of the deal are not known.

Williams appeared in just three games for the Thunder last season, and has played 180 games over parts of five NBA seasons. He averages 8.5 points, 2.6 rebounds and 1.6 assists per game, while shooting 46.0 percent from the field and 37.1 percent from three-point range for his career.  


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Thomas dealt with a sprained wrist last season but was able to play through it on his way to a career year. An MRI in February revealed no ligament damage, which would indicate this latest procedure is nothing to worry about. The team expects him to be ready for training camp. 


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There's no word about whether the Pistons would be interested in a Monroe-for-Hibbert spot, but they are pretty well set in the middle with Andre Drummond in the starting lineup. It's a rumor that seemingly has very little chance of coming to fruition.


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(8/11/2014) The Rockets have signed small forward Kostas Papanikolaou .

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Report: Greg Oden faces felony charge
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(8/11/2014) Free agent Greg Oden is facing a felony charge after allegedly attacking his former girlfriend after a night of drinking, the Indianapolis Star reports.

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Markel Brown out with broken hand
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(8/11/2014) Nets guard Markel Brown will be held out of basketball activities for four-to-six weeks after being diagnosed with a nondisplaced fracture of the fourth metacarpal in his right hand, the team announced Monday.

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Report: Wolves to swap Anthony Bennett for Thaddeus Young
by Joe Polito | CBSSports.com
(8/8/2014) Though the trade can't go official until August 23, the deal reportedly struck between the Cavaliers and Timberwolves will lead to another trade between Minnesota and the 76ers.

The Philadelphia Daily News reported early Friday that Minnesota, upon receiving Anthony Bennett from the Cavs as part of the Kevin Love trade, would then trade him for Thaddeus Young. The Timberwolves have been showing interest in Young since Love stated his desire to be traded.

Meanwhile, the 76ers want to move Young because he's entering his prime at age 26 and only has one additional year left on his contract. Acquiring Bennett would complete a core of young talent to develop over the coming years. Young was one of the most productive forwards in the league last year playing in Brett Brown's up-tempo offense, averaging 17.9 points, 6.0 rebounds and 2.1 steals per game. Bennett, on the other hand, failed to make any impact what so ever but did show signs of growth during the Summer League. 


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If Wiggins does ultimately land in Minnesota, as expected, this should be a boon to his Fantasy value. Though Wiggins will have substantially less help as he makes the transition to the NBA than he would have in Cleveland, he is also likely to be much more of a featured option than he otherwise might have been.

Wiggins was likely going to be the third or possibly even fourth offensive option for the Cavs, and likely would have been so for some time, given the presence of LeBron James and Kyrie Irving on long-term deals. Now, the Timberwolves get to build around Wiggins as their long-term centerpiece, and he should be given plenty of rope as the team tries to navigate their upcoming rebuild.

Wiggins is raw, but still put up 17.1 points and 5.9 rebounds in 32.8 minutes per game as a freshman at the University of Kansas. There are some questions about how well his game will translate to the NBA, but he will at least have some help, in the form of point guard Ricky Rubio, who knows exactly how to set up teammates for shots they like.

Wiggins is mostly upside right now, but should be considered a second-round pick in all keeper-league Fantasy formats. In yearly re-draft leagues, he is more of a mid-round option at this point, albeit one with tremendous upside. 


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(8/7/2014) After a rookie season that can be charitably described as lost, a change of scenery is probably the best outcome Anthony Bennett could have hoped for this offseason. He got that Thursday, with the news that the long-awaited Kevin Love trade has landed him in Minnesota.

Last year's No. 1 overall pick luckily doesn't have to join the Cavaliers with the pressure of replacing Love as the face of the franchise -- this year's No. 1 pick, Andrew Wiggin, will take that on. Bennett gets to join a Timberwolves team that can give him more consistent playing time than last year's Cavaliers afforded him, but which won't ask him to do more than he is capable.

Bennett might end up starting at power forward for the Wolves, though a bench role seems more likely at this point. He had a disastrous rookie season after entering the season out of shape, but appeared to be in better shape while playing with the Cavaliers during the Summer League in Las Vegas. He still shot the ball poorly in Vegas -- 42.6 percent from the field and just 4 of 16 from three-point range -- but Bennett looked much more capable during his time there.

Based on his rookie season, Bennett has a long way to go before he is contributing at a high level. However, Fantasy owners in deeper category-based leagues should consider taking a chance on the 21-year-old in the later rounds, because he will have the chance to earn a large role if he proves worthy. 


 
 
 
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