by CBS Sports Staff
The NBA Draft is Thursday and teams are looking at everything from franchise players to valuable role guys, with exec from all the teams making selections making last minute plans to best use those picks. Here’s a guide to what each team is looking for headed into the draft, including teams who don’t have picks.
Boston Celtics (Picks: Nos. 3, 37, 53, 56)
Needs: Scoring wing, rebounding, big man
Isaiah Thomas was spectacular last season, but the offense often fell apart with him off the floor because the Celtics didn’t really have anyone else who could create his own shot. A prime time player on the wing who can create his own looks would be helpful in taking some of the load off Thomas. Additionally, the Celtics need help on the glass, as their weakness in that area was exposed during the playoffs. MOCKS:, like Jackson at No. 3