Tyler Herro NBA Draft Scouting Report

Position

  Height

 Weight

 From

SG  6-6  210  Kentucky

  Born

  Wingspan

  Standing Reach

  Vertical

 1/20/00 6-10 NA  NA

Overview
Herro is a pure, pure shooter with ideal mechanics and a lethal 3 point shot. He's got great size for the SG position and can even play some point. He's a smart and aggressive player with a nose for the ball.

Strengths
  • Shooting stroke and ability to hit the 3 point shot with excellent range.
  • Quick release and can get his own shot. Has an advanced mid range game.
  • Can play on or off the ball and shows legit point guard skills.
  • Has good instincts and high basketball IQ.
  • Has excellent length with a 6-10 wingspan.
  • A versatile defender who can guard 3 positions and plays with  an edge.
  • Solid rebounder.
Weaknesses
  • A good but not great athlete with average foot speed. Could struggle to guard against NBA quickness.
  • Doesn't project as a player who can get to the rim with constancy at the NBA level and will have a hard time getting separation.
  • Lacks lower body strength. 
  • Doesn't get off the floor very well and isn't an above the rim player. 
Comparisons
  • Rex Chapman
  • C.J. Miles
  • Nik Stauskas 
Projection: mid to late first round pick in the 2019 or 2020 NBA Draft