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Multiple NBA Analysts Think It's "Impossible" To Imagine A Team Passing On Kansas' Joel Embiid At No. 1 Following Workout

The Cleveland Cavaliers hold the No. 1 pick in the upcoming NBA Draft, and most people seem to believe they'll select one of three players: Jabari Parker, Andrew Wiggins, or Joel Embiid. 

No one in that trio participated in the NBA Combine at the behest of their respective agents, but with the draft roughly a month away (June 26), they've begun to conduct private workouts with NBA scouts and executives. According to multiple NBA analysts who witnessed a recent private workout by Embiid, the Kansas big man should be a lock to go first overall. 

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Now, just because this is how the analysts feel, it doesn't mean Embiid will go No. 1. The Cavs are reportedly concerned with Embiid's back problems. The 7-foot Cameroon native missed the final month of the season in Lawrence with a back injury.