Sixth Pick Tournament Round Two Begins Monday: Matchups Announced

Published: June 9, 2013

Voting for Round One of the Sixth Pick Tournament has come to an end (results below) and now we have our matchups set for Round Two.

Victor Oladipo (74%) beat Dario Saric (26%)

MCW (65%) took down Trade Up (35%)

Alex Len (59%) got by Shabazz Muhammad (41%)

CJ McCollum (84%) beat down KCP (16%)

Trade Down (67%) was victorious against Anthony Bennett (33%)

Otto Porter (77%) handled Dennis Schroeder (23%)

Trey Burke (84%) destroyed Steven Adams (16%)

Cody Zeller (56%) defeats Trade for a Vet (44%)

Which leads us to the following matchups this week

Monday: Michael Carter-Williams vs. Otto Porter, Jr.

Tuesday: CJ McCollum vs. Trey Burke

Thursday: Victor Oladipo vs. Trade Down

Friday: Alex Len vs. Cody Zeller


  1. nolafredo

    June 9, 2013 at 11:27 am

    Not really surprised by any of those winners. 
    As for Round 2, I’d wager that:
    Porter will trounce Carter-Williams
    Oladipo will beat Trade Down like he was its daddy
    Len v Zeller will be close
    But the biggest fireworks are gonna come between Burke and McCollum.  That thing might go over the 100 comment line!

  2. Roger.That.

    June 9, 2013 at 3:30 pm

    Just because – here’s a snippet from Bill Simmons’ 2012 NBA Draft Diary:

    “8:31 — Biggest loser of the draft so far: Austin’s goatee. He
    connected on 37 percent of his 3s and 3 percent of his whiskers. House
    calls for a “MUST IMPROVE: PUBERTY” graphic.”

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  4. fearthepelicans

    June 9, 2013 at 7:30 pm

    McLemore has fallen to 6th on Ford’s big board. Something or nothing?

    • Michael McNamara

      June 9, 2013 at 9:46 pm

      fearthepelicans Ford has said he makes his board dependant on how GMs and scouts feel about the guys, not based on his personal feelings. If he is hearing that Len and Bennett are moving ahead of him, he could be there for us at 6.

      • nolafredo

        June 9, 2013 at 11:15 pm

        Michael McNamara fearthepelicans I’m sure that every team is doing their due diligence and players will move up and down during the next few weeks. 
        But what could make McLemore slide to #6 when he’s been touted as a #1 or #2 pick all spring long?

      • Nicks65

        June 10, 2013 at 1:04 am

        nolafredo Michael McNamara fearthepelicans I’m not sure, but I’d love for him to be a Paul Pierce-esque pick for the Pelicans first draft.

  5. chiefyoungblood

    June 9, 2013 at 7:58 pm

    Oh Come On People , Trade for a young vet was suppose to sweep this thing.  Zeller ???  shame , shame , shame.

    • chiefyoungblood

      June 9, 2013 at 8:01 pm

      Still a chance to save face , McCollum over Burke 2013

  6. Caffeinedisaster

    June 10, 2013 at 8:46 am

    The McCollum/Burke & Len/Zeller matchups will be close.

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