Ignas Brazdeikis

Height: 6-7

Weight: 220

College: Michigan

Classification: Freshman

Birthdate: 1/8/1999

2019 Top 100 Prospect Rank: 47

Projected Draft Range: 2nd Round

2019 NBA Draft: Round 2, Pick 47 by the Sacramento Kings (rights traded to the New York Knicks)

Pros:

Fairly good scorer off the dribble

Fairly good shooter from all over the floor

Excels at scoring on the move

Good free throw shooter

Adequate rebounder

Decent defender

Smart player that has a good feel for the game

Good motor

Cons:

Lacks an elite first step off the dribble

Can be reluctant to shoot jumpers

Needs to improve his passing ability

Not an elite ball handler

Struggles to guard quicker players

Does not collect enough steals or blocks

Only an average athlete

Has a short wingspan for a player his size

Summary:

Ignas Brazdeikis is a smart, skilled forward that can shoot and score the basketball.  He may not possess elite physical tools, but his ability to make plays on offense could perhaps enable him to thrive as a role player in the NBA someday.

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