76ers select Clemson’s McDaniels in 2nd round

June 27, 2014 

NBA Draft Basketball

Clemson forward K.J. McDaniels motions to fans after being selected 32nd overall by the Philadelphia 76ers in the second round of the 2014 NBA draft, Thursday, June 26, 2014, in New York.

JASON DECROW — AP

— The Philadelphia 76ers selected Clemson forward K.J. McDaniels with the 32nd overall pick of the NBA draft.

McDaniels was the first of five scheduled second-round picks for the Sixers. They also had the Nos. 39, 47, 52 and 54 overall picks.

McDaniels averaged 17.1 points, 7.1 rebounds and was the ACC defensive player of the year. The Sixers also selected Kansas center Joel Embiid with the third overall pick in the draft and dealt the rights to No. 10 pick Elfrid Payton of Louisiana-Lafayette to Orlando for the rights of Croatia’s Dario Saric, who the Magic selected at No. 12.

The State is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news. Some of the comments may be reprinted elsewhere in the site or in the newspaper. We encourage lively, open debate on the issues of the day, and ask that you refrain from profanity, hate speech, personal comments and remarks that are off point. Thank you for taking the time to offer your thoughts.

Commenting FAQs | Terms of Service