Kadeem Allen

Height: 6-3

Weight: 203

College: Arizona

Classification: Senior

Birthdate: 1/15/1993

 

2017 Top 100 Prospect Rank: 73

Projected Draft Range: 2nd Round to Undrafted

2017 NBA Draft: Round 2, Pick 53 by the Boston Celtics

 
Pros:

Good scorer off the dribble

Decent shooter off the catch

Excels at scoring on the move

Decent playmaker

Good defensive player

Solid athlete

Has very good intangibles

Cons:

Streaky shooter

Can be careless on offense, which can lead to turnovers

Needs to improve his rebounding

Can have occasional lapses defensively

Not a true point guard, but is undersized to play the two

Overshadowed by higher profile teammates

Old for a draft prospect, may have limited upside

 
Summary:

Kadeem Allen is an athletic, skilled combo guard that can score the basketball.  It is uncertain if he can effectively run the point at the next level, or if his skills will translate to the league, but he has been having a solid senior season, and he will likely end up on an NBA summer league roster.

Links:

ESPN Draft Profile

DraftExpress Profile

RealGM Profile

Games Scouted:

12/3/16 Arizona vs. Gonzaga

1/19/17 Arizona vs. USC

3/10/17 Arizona vs. UCLA