By Bryan Williams

What would happen if NBA teams could get a mulligan on five years' worth of drafts? Hindsight being 20/20, NBA.com is taking another shot at the top 20 picks between 1994 and 1998. Taking into account such factors as All-Star appearances, career stats, longevity and injuries, here are some of the drafts that could have been:


1996
PICK
PLAYER
FROM
ACTUALLY SELECTED
VOTE
1
Lower Merion H.S.
13
Charlotte
2
Georgetown
1
Philadelphia
3
Connecticut
5
Minnesota
4
Georgia Tech
4
Milwaukee
5
Eau Claire H.S.
17
Portland
6
Santa Clara
15
Phoenix
7
Serbia
14
Sacramento
8
Kentucky
6
Boston
9
California
3
Vancouver
10
Massachusetts
2
Toronto
11
Lithuania
20
Cleveland
12
Villanova
8
New Jersey
13
Arkansas-Little Rock
24
L.A. Lakers
14
Memphis
7
L.A. Clippers
15
Kentucky
16
Charlotte
16
Drexel
44
Charlotte
17
Georgetown
26
Detroit
18
Mississippi State
10
Indiana
19
Georgetown
30
Houston
20
North Carolina
37
Denver