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2016 NBA Draft: How to Watch and Follow

Everything you'll need to watch and follow this year's NBA Draft.

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Finally, the 2016 NBA Draft is upon us.

No more mock drafts. No more speculating who goes where. No more talk.

Now, we get to watch as around 60 young men get the opportunity of a lifetime to be drafted into the NBA. We also get to watch anywhere from 2-4 Michigan State Spartans have their NBA dreams realized.
We get to see Denzel Valentine continue what's been an amazing basketball career already.


We get to watch Deyonta Davis continue his growth into a force in the paint.

Hopefully, we'll also see Matt Costello and Bryn Forbes find NBA teams that allow them to continue their basketball careers.

Anytime a professional sports league holds their annual draft, it's a special night, and the NBA Draft is no different. Here's everything you'll need to watch and follow the 2016 NBA Draft.

NBA draft 2016

When: 7 p.m. ET, Thursday, June 23

Where: Barclays Center, Brooklyn, N.Y.

TV: ESPN

How to watch online: Live stream with Watch ESPN or Watch ESPN app

RadioESPN Radio

Here is the entire first-round draft order:

1. Philadelphia 76ers

2. Los Angeles Lakers

3. Boston Celtics (From Brooklyn)

4. Phoenix Suns

5. Minnesota Timberwolves

6. New Orleans Pelicans

7. Denver Nuggets (From New York Knicks)

8. Sacramento Kings

9. Toronto Raptors (From Denver, via New York)

10. Milwaukee Bucks

11. Orlando Magic

12. Utah Jazz

13. Phoenix Suns (From Washington)

14. Chicago Bulls

15. Denver Nuggets (From Houston)

16. Boston Celtics (From Dallas)

17. Memphis Grizzlies

18. Detroit Pistons

19. Denver Nuggets (From Portland)

20. Indiana Pacers

21. Atlanta Hawks

22. Charlotte Hornets

23. Boston Celtics

24. Philadelphia 76ers (From Miami, via Cleveland)

25. Los Angeles Clippers

26. Philadelphia 76ers (From Oklahoma City, via Denver and Cleveland

27. Toronto Raptors

28. Phoenix Suns (From Cleveland, via Boston)

29. San Antonio Spurs

30. Golden State Warriors