NBA DRAFT SCOUTING REPORT
Gafford came in as an unheralded recruit but has shown flashes of big time athletic ability and
impressive above the rim play, making him a likely lottery pick.
His length and leaping ability are truly special, allowing him to fly threw the air for highlight reel dunks and swat shots on the defensive end. He’s a quick leaper who makes it look effortless.
- Athleticism/length – A very fluid athlete for a near 7-footer who glides up the court like a small forward and is a breath-taking leaper.
- Shot blocking and interior defense
- Upside potential – Gafford is just starting to figure out how good he can be and is showing rapid improvement.
- Ability to draw fouls and get to the line
- Rim running in transition and dives to the rim in half court sets
- Free throw shooting
- Post moves
- BBIQ and decision making
- Foul prone
- an upgraded version of Clint Capela
- Marcus Camby
possible lottery pick