Elijah Stewart

Height: 6-5

Weight: 185

College: USC

Classification: Senior

Birthdate: 11/14/1995

2018 Top 100 Prospect Rank: 88

Projected Draft Range: 2nd Round to Undrafted

Pros:

Good shooter, especially from deep

Excels as a scorer on the move

Decent scorer off the dribble

Adequate playmaker

Good defensive player

Gifted shot blocker for a player his size

Solid athlete

Cons:

Streaky shooter

Likely needs to tweak his shooting mechanics

Not an elite ball handler

Can be out of position defensively

Can pick up quick fouls

Can be too inconsistent in games

Summary:

Elijah Stewart is an athletic, skilled guard that has an interesting set of skills.  He is a very good shooter that can knock down many threes from beyond the arc, and he is a surprisingly good finisher around the basket, as he can get scores in traffic.​

In addition, he has the ability to develop into a solid defensive player, as he is a terrific shot blocker for a player his size.  However, he will need to improve his playmaking skills, and he can tend to be caught out of position defensively at times.  But still, Elijah Stewart is an intriguing prospect that may have the potential to excel as a 3 and D type of player in the NBA.​

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