Jun 26, 2014; Brooklyn, NY, USA; Elfrid Payton (Louisiana-Lafayette) shakes hands with NBA commissioner Adam Silver after being selected as the number ten overall pick to the Philadelphia 76ers in the 2014 NBA Draft at the Barclays Center. Mandatory Credit: Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports

NBA Draft 2014: Philadelphia 76ers Select Elfrid Payton with #10 Pick


Happy NBA Draft night!

The show started as expected, with the top three freshmen prospects going 1, 2, 3, as Cleveland chose Andrew Wiggins with the #1 pickMilwaukee selected Jabari Parker #2 and Philadelphia took Joel Embiid with the #3 pick.

Now, with the #10 overall selection in the 2014 NBA Draft, the Philadelphia 76ers select former Louisiana-Lafayette point guard Elfrid Payton.

This was the second first-round pick for the 76ers — they drafted 7’0″ center Joel Embiid with the #3 pick.

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