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Cleveland Cavaliers Take Anthony Bennett with the 1st Pick in the Draft

Anthony Bennett goes 1st in the draft to Cleveland! Wow! Talk about a shocker! Bennett, who had a great run at UNLV as a freshman before struggling in the NCAA tournament, figures to play small forward or power forward – he’s a tweener – for the Cavaliers.

This is a colossal surprise – well, except to Jeff Goodman of ESPN, who mentioned Bennett as a contender earlier this morning. Bennett has gained plenty of weight in recent weeks due to sitting out with an injury.

This completely shakes up the 2013 draft.

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