In a highly predictable top two of the 2011 NBA draft, wunderkinds Kyrie Irving and Derrick Williams were snatched off the board by the first two teams, the Cleveland Cavaliers and the Minnesota Timberwolves. Irving, after missing much of the NCAA season with a toe injury, had a considerably less impressive cache of highlights for scouts to pour over in the previous months. Derrick Williams, while he had the more impressive body of work due to his deep journey into the NCAA tournament, was not talked about as a serious No. 1 draft choice due to Kyrie’s more impressive athleticism. Cleveland also holds the No.4 pick in this years draft, who knows what other playmakers they may uncover?

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