Archive - May 22, 2011 - Article

Draft Buzz: Combine Edition

Sun, 05/22/2011 - 10:10pm

The NBA combine took place on Thursday and Friday with players being run through shooting plus 3-on-2, 2-on-1 full court drills, and combine measurements and athleticism testing.

NBA Draft Combine: Measurement Analysis

Sun, 05/22/2011 - 1:06pm

Biggest Surprise

Kemba Walker - He measured 5'11.5 barefoot and a legit 6'1 in sneakers. Considering his size was of major concern, 6'1 really isn't all that bad. If anything, it most likely solidified his position as a top 7-10 pick. However his standing reach was very small at 7'7.5, the same as 5'10 (in shoes) Isaiah Thomas (a product of his low shoulders).

NBA Draft Combine: Measurements