2014 NBA Draft Central: Up-to-the-minute coverage

Published: Thursday, June 26 2014 4:45 p.m. MDT

With the NBA Draft is here and here's everything you need to prepare for before the draft from Deseret News links to national outlets, as well as mock drafts from national and local experts.

Who will go first overall?

Who might the Jazz select?

Follow it live here. For preview coverage and mock drafts, scroll down.

Deseret News coverage:

What will Utah Jazz do on NBA draft night?

Heading down the stretch, Utah's front office continues to be without a firm grasp on exactly what it should do and, perhaps more important, what it will be able to do with the fifth, 23rd and 35th picks.

If its anything like last years draft night when three trades happened and indications are that it just might be eventful prepare for a wild few hours.

Jazz workout roundup: Who Utah has brought in for a closer look

A look back at the Deseret News' coverage of this year's Jazz pre-draft workouts, including links to extended workout stories and profiles on each player.

Utah Jazz believe 23rd and 35th picks could yield solid players in deep NBA draft

Youve heard of Jabari Parker, Andrew Wiggins, Dante Exum and Joel Embiid, of course.

While they are the cream of this particular crop, NBA teams are also excited and intrigued about the possibilities of guys who arent household names yet.

Utah Jazz include Derrick Favors in offer to Cleveland for No. 1 pick report says

If a report turns out to be true, the Utah Jazz appear to be willing to pay a mighty high price to snag the No. 1 pick in this year's NBA draft.

Brad Rock: Don't touch that dial! Jazz still in deal mode

General manager Dennis Lindsey has shown he's willing to entertain big offers for big rewards, in hopes of landing the No. 1 pick.

National Draft Coverage:

NBA Draft Preview (ESPN)

In-depth draft coverage from ESPN and ESPN the Magazine.

Cavaliers' No. 1 decision: Andrew Wiggins or Jabari Parker? (By Jeff Zillgitt, USA Today)

Does Jabari Parker prefer Milwaukee?

USA Today's Jeff Zillgitt writes that the former Duke star seems to show more interest with the Bucks than with the Cleveland Cavaliers.

"I have some comfort level with them, especially with them telling me, 'We want you,'" Parker told Zillgitt. "I didn't get any real answers from the Cavs, so I'm just going with what I'm certain with."

Sources: Magic trade Arron Afflalo to Nuggets (By Adrian Wojnarowski, Yahoo Sports)

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