LaMelo Ball: The Most Polarizing Player in the 2020 NBA Draft

LaMelo Ball: The Most Polarizing Player in the 2020 NBA Draft

An Introduction to LaMelo Ball: LaMelo Ball is the definition of a boom-or-bust prospect. If his game translates to the next level he could be a one-of-a-kind talent, however if he isn’t developed correctly you could waste a top 2 pick on a taller Rubio. While a tall Ricky Rubio would certainly be a good player, a top 3 pick is expected to be a great player.  With LaMelo spending the previous season playing for the Illawarra Hawks in Australia,…

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Anthony Edwards: Analysis of the Most Athletic Player in the Draft

Anthony Edwards: Analysis of the Most Athletic Player in the Draft

An Introduction to Anthony Edwards: You can make an incredibly impressive highlight reel with Anthony Edwards footage. However you could for Dennis Smith Jr, Josh Jackson, Andrew Wiggins, and even Seventh Woods as well. So while Edwards definitely passes the eye test, there is so much else that needs to be given attention. What makes Edwards such a terrifying prospect is his lack of consistency. Some games he locks in and looks like a superstar, whereas other games he looks…

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Introduction to ProspectPreviews and the 2020 NBA Draft

Introduction to ProspectPreviews and the 2020 NBA Draft

2020 is a very risky year to be an NBA scout, GM or President of Basketball Operations. The draft is full of players with both the potential to be stars, and the potential to be major draft busts. There are no consensus instant stars such as Ben Simmons, Zion Williamson, Ja Morant or Karl-Anthony Towns. While Anthony Edwards and LaMelo Ball are the most likely to be taken with the top 2 picks, there is no guarantee they will become…

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