Josh Okogie

Height: 6-4

Weight: 205

College: Georgia Tech

Classification: Sophomore

Birthdate: 9/1/1998

2018 Top 100 Prospect Rank: 17

Projected Draft Range: Late 1st to 2nd Round​

2018 NBA Draft: Round 1, Pick 20 by the Minnesota Timberwolves

Pros:

Fairly good shooter from all over the floor

Adequate scorer off the dribble

Excels at scoring on the move

Tremendous free throw generator

Adequate playmaker

Adequate rebounder for a player his size

Decent defensive player that can get steals and blocks

Solid athlete

Has a long wingspan

Has large hands

Cons:

Can struggle to score in traffic

Can be reluctant to take threes

Can play too wildly on offense

Can be too scoring focused on offense

His effort on defense can lag at times

Summary:

Josh Okogie is an athletic swingman that can shoot and score the basketball.  He is a young, athletic shooting guard that had a strong combine showing, and he measured really well, as he has a 7 foot wingspan, and tested to have a max vertical leap of 42 inches.​

In addition, he also played well in the combine scrimmages.  Okogie may be an intriguing prospect that could end up getting selected in the first round of the 2018 NBA Draft.

Links:

DraftExpress Profile

RealGM Profile

Tankathon Profile

NBADraft.Net Profile

ESPN Player Profile

Games Scouted:

2/8/18 Georgia Tech vs. Louisville

5/17/18 NBA Draft Combine