Found June 27, 2013 on Waiting For Next Year:
Grantland.com Editor in Chief and ESPN NBA analyst Bill Simmons provided one of the better reaction shots of the 2013 NBA Draft, doing so just a few minutes into the broadcast when UNLV’s Anthony Bennett’s name was called as the Cavalier’s first-overall pick. The ESPN panel all had a different player for the Cavs to select, but none of them had Bennett going No. 1. [Related: 2013 NBA Draft: Cleveland Cavaliers select Anthony Bennett with first-overall pick] (Source: TribeTillIDie on Twitter)
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