Friday, May 30th, 2014

 

Jordan McRae NBA Draft bio

Jordan McRae Position: Shooting Guard Height/Weight: 6-6/185 Birthdate: March 28, 1991 College: Tennessee   Strengths Big-time scorer Can get to the rim and finish with authority Vastly improved 3-point shooter Solid free-throw shooter Improve defender   Weaknesses Thin frame; has to get bigger and stronger   NBA projection: McRae has been projected in the second round to undrafted category, but during the postseason he showed signs of his next-level potential with his ability to finish at the rim and his improving defense.   2013-14 Season McRae was a first-team All-SoutheasternRead More


Jarnell Stokes NBA Draft bio

Jarnell Stokes Position: Power Forward Height/Weight: 6-8/260 Birthdate: Jan. 7, 1994 College: Tennessee   Strengths Big-time offensive rebounder Good passer Can score facing the basket Strong Rock-solid base—huge legs and feet; hard to root out of the post Good shot blocker   Weaknesses He’ll have to prove he can score over length   NBA projection: Some analysts have started to place Stokes in their first-round projections.   2013-14 Season Only three players in Division I averaged a double-double in conference play: Kentucky’s Julius Randle, Washington State’s D.J. Shelton and StokesRead More