By Spike Eskin
PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Last year, in the days and hours leading up the draft, it became clear that the Sixers coveted USC center Nikola Vucevic, who they ended up selecting. This year, they appear to be keeping their draft targets a little more under wraps.
Here’s a collection of who NBA Draft experts have the Sixers selecting with the 15th overall pick:
Draft Express has the Sixers selecting Perry Jones III out of Baylor.
Grantland’s Bill Simmons also has the Sixers selecting Jones.
Mike Levin of Liberty Ballers has the Sixers selecting John Henson out of North Carolina.
Jeff Goodman of CBS Sports has the Sixers selecting Arnett Moultrie out of Mississippi St.
Matt Moore of CBS Sports also has the Sixers selecting Moultrie.
Sam Amick of Sports Illustrated has the Sixers selecting Terrence Jones out of Kentucky.
Chad Ford of ESPN says the Sixers will select Arnett Moultrie as well. He does note that the Sixers are interested in Washington’s Terrence Ross, and may trade up to pick him.
Steve Kyler of Hoops World thinks Jared Sullinger will fall to the Sixers, and they will select the Ohio St. power forward.
My NBA Draft thinks the Sixers will select Perry Jones III.
Hoops Hype thinks the Sixers will select Arnett Moultrie.
Who do you think the Sixers will take? Let us know in the comments.