NBA Draft Prospects

2015 NBA Draft: Tyus Jones

Basketball Insiders’ scouting report of Tyus Jones.

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Tyus Jones – 6’1, 184 lbs. Point Guard (Duke, Fr.)

Strengths: A heady point guard who knows how to facilitate an offense, find his teammates in their sweet spots and look for his own offense when needed. Coming off of a strong NCAA Tournament in which he was named the Most Outstanding Player en route to winning a national championship. Tough, poised and mature.

Weaknesses: Not overly gifted physically. Doubts about whether he can be a full-time starter. Finishing in the interior.

Yannis’ NBA Comparison: Darren Collison

Anonymous Coach’s NBA Comparison: Darren Collison (best case), Marquis Teague (worst case)

Draft range projection: Mid-to-late first round

 

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