Just one week away from the NBA Draft, the Cavaliers were looking at a tough choice to make—go with the athleticism and upside of Andrew Wiggins, the polished offensive game of Jabari Parker or the overall inside presence of Joel Embiid. While there were claims that the Cavs were leaning one way or another, a source indicated to Sporting News that there was still an open competition for the top spot. That all may change—Embiid suffered a foot injury this week, and the problem with the foot combined with the back injury that ended Embiid’s season at Kasnas has raised significant red flags.
NBA GM: 'You can't use a Top 5 pick' on injured Joel Embiid
Sporting News | Jun 20