Could Parker Move To Top Spot In Draft?

Jabari Parker has his finger on where he may go in the draft. - Mark L. Baer-USA TODAY Sports

Although Joel Embiid has been widely pegged as the #1 pick in the upcoming draft, questions about his back persist and may push him down a pick or three.

If you've been following the draft, you'll know that the top spot is, or was, widely expected to go to Joel Embiid. After his back surgery though, Embiid's status is unclear and there's been a flurry of stories suggesting that his health presents Cleveland with some "red flags."

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That's certainly possible, but it's also possible that another team is trying to knock him down the lottery so he's more available.
Wouldn't be the first time.

Of course, if he does fall, for whatever reason, that means that Jabari Parker and Andrew Wiggins move up.

And what of Rodney Hood?

DraftExpress currently has him at #13, but NBA Draft.net has him at a towering #8.

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