Phoenix Suns: Top 5 Draft Options To Consider In the First Round
By Mike Elworth: Publisher and Owner
1. Anthony Bennett- PF- UNLV
- The Suns more than anything need star power and Bennett is one of the few All Star caliber players in the draft and could be their best player from day one. He can shoot, he can score down low and he is an elite athlete, but also powerful, which makes up for his lack of size. The Suns may have Luis Scola and the Morris twins at power forward, but Bennett is a big upgrade over any of them. Regardless of position, the Suns need to take the best available player and that is Bennett.
2. Ben McLemore- SG- Kansas
- McLemore is also an excellent option and is more of a 1B to Bennett’s 1A, rather than the second best option for the Suns. McLemore would instantly become their best perimeter player and could be their leading scorer as a rookie. If he were more aggressive on offense he would be by far the top prospect in this draft, as...