Thursday, August 1, 2013

Shabazz Napier NBA Draft Scouting Report

6-1 - Point Guard - UConn

A true floor general who plays with good understanding but has limited athleticism.

Pros
A very heady lead guard who sees the floor well and is good at getting his teammates involved.

Has become a very good three point shooter and is very accurate from the foul line. Scores the ball well around the perimeter and has sneaky quickness into the lane.

Has good defensive instincts and gets his hands on a lot of passes and steals the ball at a high rate.

Cons
Is not a big time athlete and lacks top end speed and jumping ability.

Projection: mid first to second round pick in the 2014 NBA Draft