This is the perfect fit of talent and positional need. The Sixers already have their offensive focal points of the future in Joel Embiid, Ben Simmons and potentially Markelle Fultz, so adding a complementary talent like Bridges who can knock down 3-pointers off movement will be incredibly valuable.
Defensively, the 6-7 wing shows impressive potential to be disruptive both in passing lanes Cheap Jerseys And Snapbacks and as a weak-side rim protector. The trio of Bridges, Simmons and Robert Covington should be easily switchable on the perimeter. Not a ton of upside here, but just what Philadelphia needs.
Jerry West reportedly fell in love with Robinson during the pre-draft process, but this feels like a reach. Robinson was rated as our No. 28 prospect.
Yes, the Boston College shooting guard was an efficient scorer during his three seasons in college, but he lacks some of the defensive tools that would make him an effective two-way player. It feels like the Clippers could have either moved back here or found value in some other way.
Give Young credit. He knows exactly why teams are wary about him: defense. It’s difficult to focus on D, of course, when you are scoring 27.4 points per game with 8.7 assists, but for Young, it is a nit that teams have picked.
He was asked about why teams are knocking his defense. His answer: Well, I didn’t play a lot of defense.
I just think, the way I played this year, I left that out Wholesale Jerseys China there, Young said, I left the question out there. So, [the defensive criticism] comes from stuff I did this year.
Porter’s back injury obviously remains a question mark, but there’s a reason he was once the top-rated player in this class.
Knox reportedly performed well in a workout for the Knicks against fellow projected lottery pick Miles Bridges. He slots in here as a potential frontcourt partner of the future for Kristaps Porzingis.