Tuesday, April 7, 2015

Isaiah Briscoe NBA Draft Scouting Report

6-3 - Point Guard - Kentucky

A strong lead guard who plays a tough and physical game and excels on the defensive end.

Pros
Well built and powerful PG who can force his way to the rim and drawls a lot of fouls. Scores well from mid range and has a lot of creativity with the dribble. A capable scorer whose best skill is his set-up ability.

A very quick athlete with great lateral quickness. Uses his strength and quickness to his advantage on defense and can really get after the ball-handler.

Has the ability to lock down opponents and put a lot of pressure on the ball handler.

Cons
Isn't a great shooter and will have to improve from downtown to excel at the next level.

Isn't a true high-riser and doesn't have top end speed.

Projection: Late first or second round pick in the 2016 or 2017 NBA Draft