Daniel Gafford NBA Draft Scouting Report

Position

  Height

 Weight

 From

PF C  6-11  234  Arkansas

  Born

  Wingspan

  Standing Reach

  Vertical

 10/1/98 7-2 NA  NA

Overview
Gafford came in as an unheralded recruit but has show flashes of big time athletic ability and
impressive above the rim play, putting him in the conversation as a first round pick. His length and leaping ability are truly special, allowing him to soar throw the air for highlight reel dunks. He's a quick leaper who makes it look effortless.

Strengths
  • Athleticism/length
  • Shot blocking and interior defense
  • Upside potential
  • Ability to draw fouls and get to the line
  • Rim running in transition and dives to the rim in half court sets
Weaknesses
  • Free throw shooting
  • Post moves
  • BBIQ and decision making
  • Foul prone
Comparisons
  • Javale McGee
Projection: possible first round pick in the 2018 or 2019 NBA Draft