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Denver Nuggets Draft Day 2015: Getting Draft-y in here

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The time is nigh, Nuggets Nation! Draft day 2015 is upon us, and we have a look at the mock drafts of eight of the biggest sites on the internet.

Hi ho, Silver...
Hi ho, Silver...
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Let's start like this: I don't know sh--. Last year's NBA preview, I put the Denver Nuggets back in the Western Conference's top four teams, and had the Golden State Warriors missing the playoffs.

Yeah.

So, when trying to guess what the Nuggets might do with their draft picks, I thought it might be wise to consult a few experts, and their mock drafts. Each of these was the latest versions of the draft boards (to my knowledge), as several of these writers put up multiple versions of their board as draft night approaches. Here are the writers for each of the sites we compiled, from a broad cross-section of audiences:

NBA.com - David Aldridge, TNT

Sports Illustrated - Chris Mannis and Luke Winn

Yahoo - Jonathan Givony, DraftExpress.com

CBS Sports - Gary Parrish

Draft Express - unattributed

SB Nation - Kevin O'Connor

Huffington Post - Jordan Schultz

ESPN - Chad Ford

Maybe I'm not such a bad guesser, as the eight sites have four different players headed to Denver as the seventh pick. Here's a closer look at each site's top 10:

Team

nba.com

SI

Yahoo

CBS Sports

Draft Express

SB Nation

Huffington Post

ESPN

Minnesota Timberwolves

Karl-Anthony Towns

Towns

Towns

Towns

Towns

Towns

Towns

Towns

L.A. Lakers

Jahlil Okafor

Okafor

Okafor

Okafor

Okafor

Okafor

Okafor

Russell

Philadelphia 76ers

D'Angelo Russell

Russell

Russell

Porzingis

Russell

Russell

Russell

Okafor

New York Knicks

Emmanuel Mudiay

Porzingis

Porzingis

Russell

Hezonja

Winslow

Mudiay

Porzingis

Orlando Magic

Mario Hezonja

Winslow

Winslow

Winslow

Winslow

Porzingis

Porzingis

Mudiay

Sacramento Kings

Kristaps Porzingis

Mudiay

Hezonja

Mudiay

Porzingis

Hezonja

Cauley-Stein

Hezonja

Denver Nuggets

Justise Winslow

Hezonja

Mudiay

Willie Cauley-Stein

Mudiay

Mudiay

Hezonja

Winslow

Detroit Pistons

Cameron Payne

Booker

Stanley Johnson

Hezonja

Johnson

Booker

Winslow

Cauley-Stein

Charlotte Hornets

Devin Booker

Turner

Booker

Booker

Kaminsky

Stein

Payne

Booker

Miami Heat

Myles Turner

Sam Dekker

Frank Kaminsky

Kaminsky

Booker

Johnson

Johnson

Johnson

For what little this Stiff's thoughts are worth, here's how I see the draft falling out for that same top 10.

Minnesota - Towns

L.A. - Okafor

Philadelphia - Porzingis

New York - Russell

Orlando - Hezonja

Sacramento - Mudiay

Denver - Winslow (this is my hope, so take it with that bias)

Detroit - Johnson

Charlotte - Booker

Miami - Kaminsky

It all gets clearer later tonight, Nuggets Nation. Who's coming our way? ARE YOU READY?