Live updates for every pick, reaction, analysis

It’s time for NBA draft 2022 live updates, TV channel, streaming, draft order, top picks and more info for Thursday’s annual captivating night in Brooklyn, New York.

The Orlando Magic own the No. 1 pick for the first time since 2004, when they drafted Dwight Howard, and fourth time since their inception in 1989. They also had the first pick in 1993 (Chris Webber; traded for Penny Hardaway) and 1992 (Shaquille O’Neal).

Auburn freshman forward Jabari Smith Jr. looks favored as the No. 1 pick, with Gonzaga freshman forward / center Chet Holmgren also in the mix.

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Duke freshman forward Paolo Banchero and Purdue sophomore guard Jaden Ivey are consensus top four prospects, with Iowa sophomore forward Keegan Murray, Arizona sophomore wing Bennedict Mathurin and Kentucky freshman guard Shaedon Sharpe all contenders to go No. 5 overall to the Detroit Pistons.

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