Prospects in perspective . . .
What 5 college prospects do you think will translate the best in the nba? Give a reason why, give the best comparison (name a player that they could be like if they reached their full potential), give the worst comparisons (name a player that they could be like at their worst), && a stat line for them in their rookie years, && in their prime if they do reach their full potential. . . .
In NO specific order. . .
1.Greg Monroe-Versatility && Unselfishness. . . Pau Gasol. . . Andray Blatche. . . 12pts 7 rebs 3 asts 2 stocks. . . 22 pts 11 rebs 6 asts 3 stocks (KG in 2002-2003)
2.John Wall-Clutch Play, Athleticism, Ability to control the optimum moments of a game. . . Dwyane Wade. . Ronnie Price. . . 17 pts 4 rebs 6 asts 3 stocks. . . 27 points 5 rebs 9 asts 3 stocks (maybe 4 stocks) .
3.Evan Turner-Clutch Play, Skill Set, Craftiness, Versatility, Ability to control the optimum moments of a game. . . Grant Hill pre-injury. . . Julius Hodge. . . 16 pts 6 rebs 5 asts 2 stocks. . . 22 pts 9 rebs 6 asts 3 stocks .
4.Donatas Motiejunas-Skill Set, Versatility. . . Dirk Nowitzki. . . Darko Milicic. . . 11 pts 5 rebs 2 asts 1 stock. . . 24 pts 8 rebs 4 asts 2 stocks .
5.Demarcus Cousins-Skill Set, Craftiness. . . What Derrick Coleman Shoulda Been. . . Jermaine O'Neal Now. . . 14 pts 9 rebs 2 asts 2 blocks. . . 25 pts 12 rebs 3 asts 3 blocks .
Evan Turner - Lebron James - James Johnson
got to give you credit for the Grant Hill comparison for Turner...a slightly smaller, slightly less athletic version of Grant Hill pre-injuries (who was an absolute beast, by the way)...Hill would have been an all-time great without the injuries