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Cameron Payne's draft stock rising rapidly

A few days ago the Kings were rumored to be interested in Cameron Payne, now it's unclear if he'll even be available at the 6th pick.

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Just a few days earlier, Kings fans were surprised by a reported interest in Murray State point guard Cameron Payne. Today, we might begin wondering if Payne will even be on the board when the Kings pick sixth. Payne is now reportedly going to be working out for the Lakers, who own the second pick, and the Knicks, who pick fourth.

It doesn't stop there. Payne is starting to receive direct comparisons to D'Angelo Russell.

There's been speculation that Payne could be this year's version of Damian Lillard, a small school point guard who rises up draft boards in just a short time. These predictions seem to be coming true. One thing is clear, Payne is no longer a longshot possibility if he's available at six.