Yahoo Sports 2022 NBA draft grades for Round 1: Paolo Banchero to Magic gets A-; Jabari Smith and Jaden Ivey get A+ Krysten Peek June 23, 2022, 9:26 PM·10 min readDo you grade all 30 teams by their draft classes?
And now, after we graded every pick in the first round, it’s time to hand out some grades and rank all 30 teams by their draft classes. Some teams — mainly those at the top of the draft, but there were a few great late picks! — did well. Others, did not, and it’ll be a little tricky to grade those teams who didn’t have a pick at all.Who were the top 3 picks in the NBA draft?
Auburn's Jabari Smith Jr., Gonzaga's Chet Holmgren and Duke's Paolo Banchero indeed were the top three picks as expected, but there was a bit of a curveball in the order with the Magic picking Banchero at No. 1. The draft moves fast, and it can be hard to digest each pick and understand how the prospects selected fit with their new team.What happened in the 2022 NBA draft first round?
June 23, 2022, 9:26 PM·10 min read NEW YORK — The 2022 NBA draft first round featured a few surprises, including the Orlando Magic selecting Duke's Paolo Banchero with the No. 1 overall pick, but mostly went to form of the best available players in this class. Here are our instant reactions and grades for every pick in the first round.