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Is Isaiah Whitehead in the mix for the Brooklyn Nets now at No. 20?

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Two NBA reporters suggest that the Nets might use their newly acquired 20th pick on Isaiah Whitehead, the 6'5" point guard out of Coney Island and Seton Hall.

Sam Vecenie of CBS Sports was specific...

Jonathan Wasserman noted Whitehead has been moving up mock drafts quickly...but is a bit of a stretch

Whitehead, who led the Seton Hall Pirates to the Big East Tournament championship in March, would be the first Brooklyn native to join the Nets.

However, Ohm Youngmisuk reports other names, starting with Deyonta Davis, a 6'11" freshman out of Michigan State who many think will be long gone by No. 20..

Quoting sources, the ESPN writer noted...

Deyonta Davis is one name to watch for the Nets if the Michigan State big man is still there at 20 according to sources. The Nets could use a young athletic big like the raw shot-blocking Davis, who has very good length. One executive who recently worked out Davis says the 19-year-old Spartan freshman still needs to mature and could have used one more year in school but upside is there.

Meanwhile, Draft Express has moved Dejounte Murray of Washington, another 6'5" combo guard, into the Nets spot at No. 20 and Isaiah Cousins, at 6'6" point guard from Oklahoma, into the Nets' 55th spot. updated its mock draft as well, projecting the Nets will take Malachi Richardson, a 6'6" swingman out of Syracuse.