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Former Lake Clifton star Will Barton hoping to be first-round pick in NBA draft

Former Lake Clifton star Will Barton hoping to be first-round pick in NBA draft

Will Barton has done the research. He's pored over the numbers, he's tracked the stocks and he's talked with the experts.

Something just doesn't add up.

How could the most efficient swingman in college basketball not be considered a lottery pick in Thursday's NBA Draft?

"The numbers don't lie," Barton said last week. "I mean, if you look at my production, it'll show you that there's no way I'm not the best or at least up there in the top range of the draft."

He's right. Last season, the Baltimore native outranked every top-rated wing prospect in all the major...

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