PG – Oklahoma State – HT: 6-8 – WT: 220 – WING: 7-0 1/4 – Fr – The college game doesn’t do justice to Cade’s ability. With NBA talent and spacing his game will open up and his numbers will pop. He lacks an elite first step but checks off every other box. Who should go no.1?
SG – G League Ignite – HT: 6-6 – WT: 180 – WING: 6-7 1/2 – USA01 – Jalen is an elite offensive talent and a world class athlete who scores in bunches. He grades out as a no.1 overall type of prospect and should be a scoring machine from day one. Article – Article1
PG – Gonzaga – HT: 6-4 – WT: 198 – WING: 6-5– Fr – Suggs is a superstar who showed the world what he can do in the NCAAs. He has that IT factor and plays with a competitive fire that we’ve seen from some of the all time greats. His draft range is 1-4. Article
C – USC – HT: 7-0 – WT: 195 – WING: NA – Fr – It’s tough having Mobley down at no.4 but the guards in this draft are just too talented to pass on. Mobley is a no.1 overall type of talent, just like the guys above him. Who goes first could come down to team need.
SF – Florida State – HT: 6-9 – WT: 227 – WING: 7-2– Fr – Barnes is a tantalizing talent; a 6-9 pg/wing with elite movement skills. At this point he lacks an outside shot and isn’t a score-first player but he does everything else at an elite level. His court vision is off the charts and his defense is special. He could break into the top 5. More
SF – G League Ignite (Congo) – HT: 6-7 – WT: 217 – WING: 7-2 – USA02 – Kuminga is an elite talent who would be a top 3 pick in many drafts. His lack of outside shooting knocks him down a spot or two but his athleticism is off the charts and his upside is tantalizing.
SG – Tennessee – HT: 6-5 – WT: 190 – WING: NA– Fr – Keon is the most explosive athlete in the draft with big upside on both ends of the floor. He might not be a primary scorer but he does everything well and has some special traits.
SG – Tennessee – HT: 6-5 – WT: 190 – WING: NA– Fr – Jaden is a polished player for a freshman who has a knack for scoring the ball and loves the big moments. In some draft classes he might be top 5 but in this loaded class he goes mid lottery.
PF – Duke – HT: 6-8 – WT: 215 – WING: 6-10 1/2– Fr – Johnson left the Duke program to focus on getting healthy and training for the draft. He’s a special talent but there are some orange flags starting to pop up.
SG – Arkansas – HT: 6-6 – WT: 185 – WING: 7-0– Fr – Moody is a pro scorer on the wing who should be able to step in and knock down shots from day 1. He’s had a great season for the Hogs. 1on1 Interview
PG – Adelaide (Australia) – HT: 6-8 – WT: 205 – WING: NA– Int02 – Giddey has a unique combination of size and play-making skills. He’s a natural point who can also play off the ball and is putting up big numbers as an 18yo in the NBL. Sound familiar?
SF – Michigan (Germany) – HT: 6-9 – WT: 205 – WING: 6-8– So – Franz is a smooth forward who can space the floor, pass the rock and guard multiple positions. He’s got a great feel for the game and is highly efficient with his touches.
PF – Texas (Bahamas) – HT: 6-10 – WT: 205 – WING: NA– So – Kai projects as a high level role player and elite defender who has some offensive upside. His foot-speed and agility are incredible for a 6-10 player. 1on1 Interview
PF – Real Madrid (Spain) – HT: 6-9 – WT: 230 – WING: 7-2 – Int.02 – Garuba is known as a rock solid defender and rebounder with good offensive decision making. He’s starting to hit the 3-ball, which could catapult him into the top 10.
PG – Auburn – HT: 6-0 – WT: 165 – WING: NA– Fr – Sharife is lethal with the ball in his hands and has elite blow by ability but his lack of size and outside shooting could keep him from being a high first round pick.
C – Illinois (Jamaica) – HT: 7-0 – WT: 290 – WING: 7-6 – So – Kofi is dominating the competition in his second college season, using his brute strength and size to have his way in the lane. He’s a throwback, enforcer type of big man.
PF – Cibona (Croatia) – HT: 6-9 – WT: NA – WING: 7-0– Int02 – Roko is smooth and talented. He’s not an elite run/jump athlete but he’s got really good defensive instincts, is a solid shot blocker and has advanced offensive skills.