Coby White NBA Draft Scouting Report


Position

  Height

 Weight

 From

SG  6-5  185  UNC

  Born

  Wingspan

  Standing Reach

  Vertical

 2/16/00 6-4 NA  NA

Overview
A walking bucket, White is a pure scorer with a nose for the basket. Has good quickness and strength and is excellent at creating space for his shot. He lacks high end athleticism but has more than enough ability to hold is own at the next level.

Strengths
  • Can really fill it up - a natural born scorer with great instincts for getting into the lane and finding his shot
  • Scores from three levels
  • Has offensive versatility - can play on or off the ball
  • A leader who plays with passion
  • Has a powerful build and quick first step, making him very hard to stop one on one
  • Has good lateral quickness 
  • Changes speeds well and can get the defender off balance with his stop/start ability
  • A deft ball handler and passer who has some good lead guard skills
  • One of the better 3 point shooters in the land
Weaknesses
  • Is not a big time run/jump athlete - more of a below the rim player
  • Lacks ideal size for playing off the ball and doesn't have great length
Comparisons
  • Cuttino Mobley
  • Jamal Murray
Projection: mid to late lottery pick in the 2019 or 2020 NBA Draft