Clippers want to trade up in draft, may be eyeing Luka Doncic

Report: Clippers want to trade up in draft, may be eyeing Luka Doncic

Luka Doncic will not withdraw his name from the 2018 National Basketball Association draft early-entry list, a source told ESPN. Currently, they have the No. 12 and No. 13 picks.

Last year's NBA Draft was the beginning of a wild summer with a few significant trades, none bigger than Jimmy Butler being dealt to the Timberwolves for Zach LaVine, Kris Dunn, and a swap of first round picks.

With two lottery picks, this also gives the Clippers an opportunity to try and trade up and draft a potential superstar. According to Charania, it looks as if the Clippers are interested in trading up to select European sensation Luka Doncic. "I think that you could see a lot of pick movement. I think it'll be a lot of movement in this draft, potentially".

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The Phoenix Suns have the No. 1 overall pick, and they're still considering Doncic even after bringing in the top college players for workouts over the past week. "At 6'8", with the ability to handle the ball and facilitate, Doncic is projected as more of a point-forward than anything, who's best with the ball in his hands.

Would the two lottery picks be enough?

We'll be focusing on teams that could make moves involving first round picks come June 21, because second round picks get dealt and sold [stares right at the Bulls] all the time and rarely are splashy moves in the moment. Harris is about to enter the final year of his contract and will earn just short of $15 million next season.

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