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McDermott picked 11th by Denver then traded to Chicago

McDermott picked 11th by Denver then traded to Chicago

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NCAA player of the year, Doug McDermott of Creighton only had to wait until the 11th pick of the NBA Draft to hear his name called.

The Denver Nuggets took McDermott in the first round and then traded him to the Chicago Bulls for the 16th and 19th picks overall.  McDermott led the nation in scoring in his senior season at 26.7 points a game and finished his college basketball career as the fifth all-time leading scorer in NCAA history. All while being voted a first team all-American in his final three seasons of college basketball.

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