2020 2nd Round

2020 Draft Blog
2020 1st Round
 
# Team Player Updated 1/18/20 Comp.
31 Mavs (from Warriors) Reggie Perry PF - HT: 6-9 - WT: 239 - WING: NA - FROM: Mississippi State - So.
An aggressive power forward who plays with an edge. Broad-shouldered and strong with good body control. Has a much improved offensive game. 1on1 interview
poor man's Bam
32 76ers (from Hawks) Omer Yurtseven PF - HT: 7-0 - WT: 228 - WING: 7-1 - FROM: Georgetown (Turkey) - Sr.
Big, smooth PF prospect with a nice shooting touch but average athleticism.
Matt Geiger
33 76ers (from Knicks) Mamadi Diakite
PF - HT: 6-9 - WT: 228 - WING: NA - FROM: Virginia - Sr.
A glue guy power forward who does the dirty work. Has mobility, length and a fluid game. Is starting to hit the 3.
Harvey Grant
34 Hornets (from Cavs) Armando Bacot C - HT: 6-10 - WT: 244 - WING: 7-1 - FROM: UNC - Fr.
A bruising center who has excellent length and a developing offensive game. A standout rebounder and interior defender. Out for a bit with an ankle sprain.
Kurt Thomas, Antonio Davis
35 Pelicans (from Wizards) Lamar Stevens
PF - HT: 6-7 - WT: 225 - WING: NA - FROM: Penn St. - Sr.
A powerful wing who plays with good instincts. Does a little bit of everything on the court.
Anthony Mason
36 Knicks (from Hornets) Abdoulaye N'Doye
PG - HT: 6-7 - WT: 200 - WING: 7-2 - FROM: France - Int98.
An intriguing prospect thanks to his great length and size for position. A bit older but still with lots of upside to develop.
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37 Wizards (from Bulls) SG - HT: 6-6 - WT: 220 - WING: NA - FROM: JUCO (Louisville)
The top JUCO player commits to Louisville but could opt for the 2020 draft. Scrubb is a big wing with high end athleticism and first round potential.
Malik Beasley, J.R. Smith

38 Kings (from Pistons) N'Faly Dante C - HT: 7-0 - WT: 249 - WING: 7-5 1/2 - FROM: Oregon (Mali) - Fr.
Dante is back on the court and making an immediate impact. He's got elite length, great mobility and surprising quickness for his size. He has a chance to be a special defender who also has some upside on the offensive end.
Ekpe Udoh+
39 Kings Trendon Watford SF - HT: 6-8 - WT: 220 - WING: 7-1 1/2 - FROM: LSU - Fr.
A skilled and athletic wing who has good size and strength. Can score in the post and is excellent from mid range. Plays an all around game.
Jeff Green
40 T-Wolves Tyler Bey SF - HT: 6-7 - WT: 215 - WING: 7-0 - FROM: Colorado - Jr.
A big time athlete who can rebound, defend and run the floor with the best of them. Developing an offensive game.
poor man's Shawn Marion

41 Pelicans Jalen Smith PF - HT: 6-10 - WT: 215 - WING: 7-1 - FROM: Maryland - So.
A quick and athletic power forward with length and defensive versatility. Has upside but needs to be more aggressive on the court. 1on1 interview
P.J. Brown +
42 Grizzlies (from Suns) Payton Pritchard PG - HT: 6-1 - WT: 195 - WING: NA - FROM: Oregon - Sr.
A hard-nosed competitor who plays with a lot of fire. Isn't the most gifted athlete but has quick hands and feet and great BBIQ.
T.J. McConnell

43 Blazers Nick Richards C - HT: 6-11 - WT: 239 - WING: 7-3 - FROM: Kentucky - Jr.
Richards has all the tools and is just scratching the surface of his potential but is very raw and hasn't progressed as we expected. Has upside but could take a long time to develop.
JaVale McGee
44 Spurs SG - HT: 6-6 - WT: 193 - WING: 6-6 - FROM: Duke
Stanley is a gifted athlete with a very bright basketball future but lacks consistency.
Latrell Sprewell
45 Celtics (from Nets) Xavier Tillman
PF - HT: 6-8 - WT: 260 - WING: NA - FROM: Michigan St. - Jr.
A glue-guy and hard-nosed player with a high basketball IQ.
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Bulls (from Grizzlies)
Desmond Bane SG - HT: 6-6 - WT: 215 - WING: NA - FROM: TCU - Sr.
One of the most efficient players in the country and a deadly 3pt shooter but lacking athleticism.
Gary Trent Jr.

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Magic
Killian Tillie PF - HT: 6-10 - WT: 230 -WING: NA - FROM: Gonzaga (France) - Sr.
A versatile forward who can stretch the floor and has good mobility for his size.
poor man's Danilo
48 Thunder Ty-Shon Alexander PG - HT: 6-4 - WT: 195 - WING: NA - FROM: Creighton - Jr.
A rock solid combo guard who can get his own shot. Is playing lights out and moving up the draft board.
Alvin Williams
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76ers
Steven Enoch
PF - HT: 6-10 - WT: 250 - WING: NA - FROM: Louisville - Sr.
A banger on the inside with an NBA frame. Has shown an expanded skill-set with more room for improvement.
Deyonta Davis, Amir Johnson
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Pacers
Yam Madar PG - HT: 6-3 - WT: NA - WING: NA - FROM: Israel - Int.00
A consummate pg who doesn't have ideal athleticism but makes up for it with skill and great decision making.
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76ers (from Mavs)
Naji Marshall SF - HT: 6-7 - WT: 210 - WING: NA - FROM: Xavier - Jr.
Naji is an NBA level athlete who just needs to add an outside shot.
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Kings (from Rockets)
C - HT: 6-10 - WT: 239 - WING: 7-3 1/2- FROM: Western Kentucky (Nigeria) - So.
Bassey has suffered a season-ending left leg injury. He projects as a first big off the bench in the NBA and could still get drafted, despite the injury.
Clint Capela, Bismack Biyombo
53 Raptors PG - HT: 6-1 - WT: 175 - WING: 6-3 - FROM: Duke - So.
A dynamic play-maker with a great feel for the game and the ability to make his teammates better. Gets after it on defense and always makes the right play.
Tyus
54 Hornets (from Celtics) Malcolm Cazalon SG - HT: 6-6 - WT: 185 - WING: 6-10 - FROM: France - Int.
A lefty slasher who is at his best going to the basket. Has good burst, solid athleticism and has shown steady improvement, with more upside to grow into.
Josh Hart

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Mavs (from Jazz)
Myles Powell PG - HT: 6-2 - WT: 195 - WING: NA - FROM: Seton Hall - Sr.
A score-first combo guard who can get buckets but needs to develop as a lead guard for the next level.
Shawn Respert
56 Clippers Arturs Zagars PG - HT: 6-3 - WT: 175 - WING: NA - FROM: Latvia - Int.
A play-maker. Speedy yet under control and knows how to run an offense.
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57 Nets (from Nuggets)
Tres Tinkle
SF - HT: 6-8 - WT: 225 - WING: NA - FROM: Oregon St. - Sr.
A three point sniper and talented all around scorer.
Chase Budinger

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Kings (from Heat)
Markus Howard PG - HT: 5-11 - WT: 175 - WING: NA - FROM: Marquette - Sr.
A dynamic scoring guard who can be streaky. A deadly scorer once he gets it going but obviously undersized.
JJ Barea
59 Magic (from Lakers) PG - HT: 6-2 - WT: 180 - WING: 6-2 - FROM: Kansas - So.
A ball hawk who plays with great intensity and can really get after it on defense and push the pace on offense.
Darren Collison
60 Pelicans (from Bucks) Freddie Gillespie
PF - HT: 6-9 - WT: 245 - WING: NA - FROM: Baylor - Sr.
Has taken the long road to being a possible draft pick but has raised his game to a new level this year and shows some NBA attributes, rebouding and blocking shots.
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- On the Bubble Both Gach SG - HT: 6-6 - WT: 183 - WING: NA - FROM: Utah (South Sudan) - So.
A SG with ideal size and a sweet 3pt stroke. Has an improving to-the-basket game. Trending up.
Kareem Rush
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Kira Lewis Jr. PG - HT: 6-3 - WT: 160 - WING: 6-5 - FROM: Alabama - So.
A shifty and talented lead guard with nice size. Projects as a solid back up at the NBA level.
William Avery
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Neemias Queta C - HT: 7-0 1/4- WT: 226 - WING: 7-4 1/4 - FROM: Utah St. (Portugal) - So.
An intriguing long term prospect who is a high level rebounder and shot blocker with an NBA body.
Eric Dampier

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Kenyon Martin Jr. PF - HT: 6-7 - WT: 195 - WING: NA - FROM: Bradenton, FL - HSsr.5
Martin can really get off the floor and take it to the rim. He's undersized for the 4 so he'll have to round out his perimeter game to excel at the next level.
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PG - HT: 6-5 - WT: 170 - WING: 6-6 - FROM: Illinois - So.
A big and talented lead guard with great handles and creative shot-making ability. 1on1 interview
Jrue
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C.J. Elleby SG - HT: 6-6 - WT: 185 - WING: NA - FROM: Washington St. - Sr.
A 3pt marksman with nice size for the SG position.
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A.J. Lawson SG - HT: 6-6 - WT: 170 - WING: NA - FROM: S. Carolina (Canada) - So.
A wiry athlete who can play above the rim but needs to get more efficient with his scoring/shooting.
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Cassius Winston PG - HT: 6-1 - WT: 195 - WING: 6-5 - FROM: Michigan St. - Sr.
Winston is a consistent, efficient and fundamentally sound lead guard. He's not a big upside player but could carve out an NBA career for himself.
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Trevelin Queen
SG - HT: 6-6 - WT: 190 - WING: NA - FROM: New Mexico State - Sr.
NA
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- Anthony Cowan Jr. PG - HT: 6-0 - WT: 180 - WING: NA - FROM: Maryland - Sr.
Compact and strong and can score the ball. Cowan isn't a big upside guy but he really knows how to play.
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- Yoeli Childs
PF - HT: 6-8 - WT: 225 - WING: NA - FROM: BYU - Sr.
NA
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- Jon Teske C - HT: 7-1 - WT: 265 - WING: NA - FROM: Michigan - Sr.
Big, strong and skilled, Teske isn't the most mobile player but he's got an NBA frame and a developing outside shot.
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- Udoka Azubuike C - HT: 7-0 - WT: 275 - WING: 7-7 - FROM: Kansas - Sr.
Bruising center with NBA strength who is very young with a lot of raw talent. If this was 1992 he'd be a first round pick but his game doesn't fit well in today's NBA.
Eddie Curry
- Lamont West SF - HT: 6-8 - WT: 230 - WING: NA - FROM: West Virginia - Sr.
A well built athlete who shows flashes of upside.
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- Jarron Cumberland SG - HT: 6-5 - WT: 210 - WING: NA - FROM: Cincinnati - Sr.
A burly guard who plays with an edge. Has refined his outside shot and is looking more and more pro ready.
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- Ikey Obiagu C - HT: 7-1 - WT: 240 - WING: 7-5 - FROM: Seton Hall (Nigeria) - Jr.
Massive shot blocker who changes the game on the defensive end but is foul prone. Lacks an offensive game.
Lucas Nogueira, Fab Melo
- Javonte Smart PG - HT: 6-4 - WT: 190 - WING: 6-7 - FROM: LSU - So.
Javonte made a good decision to return for a second season at LSU. He's a high upside guy but will need some time.
Reggie Jackson
- Sergi Martinez SF - HT: 6-9 - WT: 210 - WING: 6-11 - FROM: Spain - Int.
A scoring forward who can hit the 3 and shows a nice dribble-drive game.
Juancho

- Chris Clarke PG - HT: 6-6 - WT: 220 - WING: NA - FROM: Texas Tech - Sr.
A big, strong guard who has a ton of versatility. Can run the point, rebounds well and can guard 3 positions. Isn't a great shooter.
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- Rayshaun Hammonds
PF - HT: 6-8 - WT: 235 - WING: NA - FROM: Georgia - Jr.
NA
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- Austin Wiley C - HT: 6-10 - WT: 250 - WING: 7-4 - FROM: Auburn - Sr.
A long and powerful post player who is still growing into his body and getting into shape. Suspended for the season so we won't see if these improvements carry over to the floor.
Sharone Wright

- Kerry Blackshear Jr. C - HT: 6-10 - WT: 250 - WING: NA - FROM: Florida - Sr5
A fundamentally sound big who has improved every year. Doesn't have great foot speed and could struggle to defend at the NBA level.
Mitch McGary

- Mike Watkins
C - HT: 6-9 - WT: 254 - WING: NA - FROM: Penn St. - Sr.
NA
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- Quinton Rose SF - HT: 6-8 - WT: 185 - WING: 6-8 1/4- FROM: Temple - Sr.
A scoring talent with nice length and a great feel for the game. Needs to develop his three point shot and add strength.
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- Javin DeLaurier
PF - HT: 6-10 - WT: 234 - WING: 7-0 - FROM: Duke - Sr.
A heart and hustle player who makes a lot of contributions that don't show up in the stat sheet. Has NBA size and length and seems to be a late bloomer.
Macio Baston
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Mason Jones
SG - HT: 6-5 - WT: 200 - WING: NA - FROM: Arkansas - Jr.
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