It is well-known that the Lakers have the #7 pick in the draft. It’s fair to assume that there are a handful of players that could land onto that spot. The top five names are Julius Randle, Marcus Smart, Aaron Gordon, Noah Vonleh, Dario Saric, and Rodney Hood. The following is a guide of draft coverage for LakeShowLife this year.
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Apr 7, 2014; Arlington, TX, USA; Kentucky Wildcats forward Julius Randle (30) shoots against Connecticut Huskies forward DeAndre Daniels (2) in the second half during the championship game of the Final Four in the 2014 NCAA Mens Division I Championship tournament at AT&T Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Robert Deutsch-USA TODAY Sports
The Case for Julius Randle
Marcus Smart or Julius Randle at #7
Julius Randle vs. Jabari Parker, Prospect Matchup
Julius Randle as a Laker Fit
Julius Randle, The 2014 Draft Prospect
Mar 13, 2014; Kansas City, MO, USA; Oklahoma State Cowboys guard Marcus Smart (33) shoots a free throw during the first half against the Kansas Jayhawks in the second round of the Big 12 Conference college basketball tournament at Sprint Center. Mandatory Credit: Denny Medley-USA TODAY Sports
The Case for Marcus Smart
Could Marcus Smart be like Joakim Noah?
Randle, Vonleh, Smart Projected Laker picks
Marcus Smart, the 2014 Draft Prospect
The Case for Aaron Gordon
For the Lakers, Aaron Gordon is the Best Choice
Noah Vonleh vs. Aaron Gordon 2014 Draft Prospect Match up
Mock Draft Round Up, Lakers select Gordon, Vonleh
Aaron Gordon, the 2014 Draft Prospect
Jan 14, 2014; Bloomington, IN, USA; Indiana Hoosiers forward Noah Vonleh (1) warms up before the game against the Wisconsin Badgers at Assembly Hall. Mandatory Credit: Pat Lovell-USA TODAY Sports
The Case For Noah Vonleh
Smart, Vonleh, Set to Work out for Lakers
Noah Vonleh, Early Lottery Favorite at #7
Lakers Mock Draft List, #7 Pick
The Case for Dario Saric
Dario Saric Wins the 2014 Adriatic Championship
Dario Saric, the 2014 Draft Prospect
Mar 5, 2014; Winston-Salem, NC, USA; Duke Blue Devils forward Rodney Hood (5) goes up for a dunk during the second half against the Wake Forest Demon Deacons at Lawrence Joel Veterans Memorial Coliseum. Wake defeated Duke 82-72. Mandatory Credit: Jeremy Brevard-USA TODAY Sports
The Case for Rodney Hood
Rodney Hood, the Late Lotto Pick for the Lakers?
Hood, the Late Lottery Pick
Rodney Hood, the 2014 Draft Prospect
These are the players most likely to be drafted between the #5-#10 range. Additional coverage of lottery prospects falling to the #7 pick, or late lottery prospects ascending to the #7 pick will be covered as NBA team workouts progress.