Updated, latest 2017 NBA mock draft: Celtics take point guard, but which one?

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With March Madness in full swing, a great many of the NBA’s 2017 first round picks have more important things to think about — for the moment at least — as the push for a national championship shifts into high gear for some of the nation’s top college programs.

That’s no problem. We can think about it for them.

Here’s an updated guess at how things will go in the first round of June’s NBA draft — keeping in mind that a month of NBA action and the NBA draft lottery could change everything between now and then:

1. Boston Celtics: Markelle Fultz, PG, Washington

2. Los Angeles Lakers:Lonzo Ball, PG, UCLA

3. Phoenix Suns: Josh Jackson, SF, Kansas

4. Orlando Magic: De’Aaron Fox, PG, Kentucky

5. Philadelphia 76ers:Malik Monk, SG, Kentucky

6. Sacramento Kings: Jayson Tatum, SF, Duke

7. Dallas Mavericks:Dennis Smith, PG, NC State

8. Portland Trail Blazers:Jonathan Isaac, SF, Florida State

9. Sacramento Kings:Lauri Markkanen, PF, Arizona

10. Minnesota Timberwolves:Frank Ntilikina, PG, France

11. New York Knicks:Miles Bridges, SF, Michigan State

12. Charlotte Hornets:Harry Giles, PF, Duke

13. Milwaukee Bucks:Justin Jackson, SF, North Carolina

14. Miami Heat:Jarrett Allen, C, Texas

15. Denver Nuggets: Terrance Ferguson, Austrailia

16. Detroit Pistons:Justin Patton, C, Creighton

17. Chicago Bulls:Zach Collins, C, Gonzaga

18. Indiana Pacers:Bam Adebayo, PF, Kentucky

19. Atlanta Hawks:Luke Kennard, SG, Duke

20. Oklahoma City Thunder:John Collins, PF, Wake Forest

21. Portland Trail Blazers:Johnathan Motley, PF, Baylor

22. Toronto Raptors:Tyler Lydon, PF, Syracuse

23. Orlando Magic:TJ Leaf, PF, UCLA

24. Utah Jazz: Isaiah Hartenstein, PF, Germany

25. Brooklyn Nets: Ivan Rabb, PF, California

26. Brooklyn Nets: Dillon Brooks, SG, Oregon

27. Los Angeles Lakers: Jawun Evans, Oklahoma State

28. Portland Trail Blazers: Robert Williams, PF, Texas A&M

29. San Antonio Spurs: Caleb Swanigan, Purdue

30. Utah Jazz: Josh Hart, SG, Villanova

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