Technically this is NBA mock draft 3.0, but the first with the order now in place following Tuesday night's lottery. In other words, now things get interesting.
The ride involved different twists and turns, but the result remained the same. The Washington Wizards finished fifth in the Eastern Conference during the regular season.
Chris Paul -- or is it Cliff Paul (see car insurance commercials)? -- leads the NBA in assists with 10.2 per game.
A three-game win streak, with the potential to grow it into something much bigger, could elevate the Wizards into the No. 4 seed.