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NBA Trade Rumors: Knicks, Bulls Among Teams Linked to Warriors’ No. 2 Pick

The Golden State Warriors may have a few suitors vying for the No. 2 overall pick in the NBA draft should they choose to trade down.

According to the latest mock draft from ESPN’s Jonathan Givony, the New York Knicks, Chicago Bulls and Detroit Pistons are “among the candidates” to move into the No. 2 slot. Should the Warriors hold onto the pick, they are projected to select Memphis center James Wiseman.

It’s unclear what the Bulls, Knicks or Pistons would do if they move up, but each team is in a different stage of the rebuilding process.

Chicago is just beginning to figure out what to do with its roster as senior executive Arturas Karnisovas, general manager Marc Eversley and head coach Billy Donovan all enter their first season with the franchise. The Bulls hold the No. 4 pick, with ESPN projecting guard Deni Avdija to the Windy City—though trade talks remain ongoing. Read from source….