Julian Strawther

NBA DRAFT SCOUTING REPORT

POSITION: SFFROM: GonzagaHT: 6-7WT: 205
BORN: 4/18/02YEAR: So.WING: 6-9REACH: NA

Draft Notes

A well built small forward who has natural strength, broad shoulders and solid athletic ability. Born to score the rock, Strawther can light it up from downtown and make plays off the bounce. He’s got a frame that projects well to the NBA level and has all the makings of a big time small forward prospect.

  • Has good size for the wing position
  • Shoots the ball well – has good form and a clean follow through
  • Gets good elevation on his jumper and has a quick release
  • Projects as a high level three point shooter
  • Has a quick release
  • Has the size and strength to make plays in the lane – rebounds the ball well on both ends of the floor
  • Changes ends well and can lead the fast break and handle in the open court
  • Has good vision as a passer
  • Can be a go-to scorer on occasion
  • Very active defender who can pressure the ball
  • Can be sloppy with the dribble and needs to tighten up his handles
  • Doesn’t have much of left hand yet

Comparisons

  • NA

Draft Projection

mid first to early second round pick in the 2023 NBA Draft

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2023 SF Rankings

  1. Dariq Whitehead – 6-5 – Duke
  2. Cam Whitmore – 6-7 – Villanova
  3. Jordan Walsh – 6-7 – Arkansas
  4. Dillon Mitchell – 6-7 – Texas
  5. Leonard Miller – 6-10 – Canada
  6. Brandon Miller – 6-8 – Alabama
  7. Baba Miller – 6-11 – Florida State (Spain)
  8. Julian Phillips – 6-7 – Tennessee
  9. Jaime Jaquez Jr. – 6-7 – UCLA
  10. Emoni Bates – 6-8 1/2 – TBD
  11. Andre Jackson – 6-6 – UConn
  12. Marquise Rice – 6-5 – Kansas
  13. Gradey Dick – 6-7 – Kansas
  14. Matthew Mayer – 6-9 – Illinois
  15. Tre White – 6-6 – USC
  16. Jalen Wilson – 6-8 – Kansas
  17. Colby Jones – 6-6 – Xavier
  18. Nathan Missia-Dio – 6-8 – Overtime Elite (Belgium)
  19. Terrence Shannon Jr. – 6-7 – Illinois
  20. Cam’Ron Fletcher – 6-7 – Florida State
  21. Trey Patterson – Villanova
  22. Abramo Canka – 6-7 – Italy
  23. Samuell Williamson – 6-7 – Louisville
  24. Mario Nakic – 6-7 – Serbia
  25. Yannick Kraag – 6-8 – Netherlands
  26. Armel Traore – 6-8 – France
  27. Addison Patterson – 6-7 – Nevada