NBA draft 2020 live tracker: Keep up with first-round analysis for each pick

The 2020 NBA draft is finally here after being delayed five months from its original June date because of the coronavirus pandemic. 

The Minnesota Timberwolves hold the No. 1 pick in the virtual draft (8 p.m. ET, ESPN). After a long offseason to ponder their choice, they are projected to select Georgia guard Anthony Edwards.

There's a chance that a draft-night trade could shake things up, as several teams have their eyes on intriguing prospect LaMelo Ball. Memphis big man James Wiseman appears to be a lock for the No. 2 pick to the Golden State Warriors. 

NBA team evaluators will have plenty of last-minute decisions to make tonight – just two days before NBA free agency begins. 

1. Minnesota Timberwolves: Anthony Edwards, Georgia   

The Timberwolves went the safe route in selecting Edwards, an explosive scorer with two-way ability. The 6-4 do-everything guard can mesh well with Minnesota All-Stars Karl-Anthony Towns and D'Angelo Russell. The team didn't need a franchise-changing star, and Edwards will have time to come into his own here. 

2. Golden State Warriors: James Wiseman, Memphis

The 7-footer can be a 20-and-10 big man. He'll be an ideal fit on a guard-savvy Warriors roster looking to rebound in 2020-21. Wiseman only got to provide a small sample size of his ability in the NCAA, as he left Memphis early in the season halfway through an NCAA suspension. But there's All-Star potential right away. 

Follow college basketball reporter Scott Gleeson on Twitter @ScottMGleeson. 

Georgia's Anthony Edwards averaged 19.1 points per game last season. (Photo: Dale Zanine, USA TODAY Sports)

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