Wednesday, July 24, 2013

Stanley Johnson NBA Draft Scouting Report

NBA Draft Prospect Stanley Johnson

6-6 - Small Forward - Arizona

A versatile wing player with great scoring ability and leadership. A true winner.

Pros
Has nice size and strength. Drives the ball with a lot of power and isn't afraid of contact. Scores the ball well in the lane and from mid range.

Has good hops and can throw it down with a lot of power. Uses his physical ability well to control rebounds and guard in the lane.

Becoming an outstanding shooter from mid range and developing a consistent three point shot. Is a very willing passer with excellent court vision. Moves the ball well out of double teams and plays the game the right way. Very smart and crafty player.

Cons
Needs to develop his left hand dribble and drive. Lacks elite level quickness.

Projection: lottery to mid first round pick in the 2015 NBA Draft