NBA Draft Prospects

2015 NBA Draft: Norman Powell

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Norman Powell – 6’3, 199 lbs. Shooting Guard (UCLA, Sr.)

Strengths: An incredible athlete with great explosiveness both laterally and vertically. Dedicated defender who could potentially defend both backcourt positions in the NBA. Consistently improved in college.

Weaknesses: A little small for a shooting guard. Ball handling. Range on jump shot. Will be 22 years old by draft night.

Yannis’ NBA Comparison: Tony Allen

Anonymous Coach’s NBA Comparison: Shannon Brown

Draft range projection: Early-to-mid second round