CelticsBlog Draft Big Board: Picks 1-3
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By Sam Sheehan

We are now less than ten days away from the NBA draft, and while the Celtics don’t have the built-in, singular draft ammo of the previous four years, it still figures to be a truly exciting draft for the Celtics. The Celtics own pick number #27, but a bevvy of future picks, a single year remaining on Terry Rozier’s contact, and a talented draft at the top make for a night where anything is possible.

Hmmm, seems like I’ve heard that before. Anyway, I digress.

We polled CelticsBlog staffers to give their opinions on what they think the Celtics’ personal big board might look like, asking everyone to pretend they are Danny Ainge. Everyone logged out of their Janos burner accounts, gave their best impressions and made their picks. We compiled the results into one single big board, which we will be updating each day between now and the draft. Alex Kungu and I will be discussing the picks, and what we might think the implications and thinking might be with each selection, including some additional thoughts from other CelticsBlog staffers.

Today we’ll focus on the top three picks of this mock draft and dreaming big. After all, you never know what can happen with Danny Ainge in the GM...

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