June 27th, 2012
More Quotes of the Day
Bradley Beal on his first paycheck: "My mom says she wants a house right away. So I guess... she's getting whatever she wants."
Thomas Robinson: "It's getting to the point where my agent is confused. And if he's confused, imagine how I feel."
Andre Drummond on Anthony Davis' refusal to say he's going #1: "He's a fool"
There was a deeply talented yet confused group of prospects on hand for Media Day in Midtown. Nobody seemed to have a clue as to where they would be going Thursday night. Which is awesome, because uncertainty makes for a better draft.
Quotes of Day:
Bradley Beal: "I was always a fan of Doug Christie".
Damian Lillard: "I heard them say it was the best workout since Kevin Durant. But they didn't draft Kevin Durant."
With the 2012 NBA Draft rapidly approaching, there are many young men who are anxiously waiting to hear their names called on draft night. Forward Anthony Davis of Kentucky is the consensus #1 overall pick and will be selected by the New Orleans Hornets as their building block for the future. After that things should get very interesting. Several players are moving up on draft boards, while others are falling. Here we will examine five players who are underrated and five players who are overrated.
Most Athletic: Andre Drummond
You aren't going to find a lot of players anywhere with Drummond's athletic profile. He's a once in a 5-10 year physical specimen. Even in the NBA, his explosiveness and raw leaping ability coupled with his overwhelming size and strength will put him in elite company. The sky is the limit for this kid.
Strongest Player: Andre Drummond