Draft ‘Cats Scouting Reports Vol. 1: Kevin Knox

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Scouting Kevin Knox’s pro potential:

Strengths:

  • Mid-range shooting
  • NBA level frame
  • Versatile offensive repertoire
  • 19 years old
  • Attacks the rim in transition
  • Excellent at running off off-ball screens
  • Works the baseline to get his shot
  • Doesn’t fade to the three point line, mostly sticks to his mid-range game
  • Catch and shoot ability
  • Scores in bunches

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Weaknesses:

  • Rebounding for size
  • Court vision, particularly in transition
  • Motor isn’t always running high, disappears in games
  • One-on-one offense and one-on-one defense
  • Ball handling
  • Questionable desire to be the greatest on the court
  • Strength

Player Comparisons:

  • Ceiling: Young Rudy Gay
  • Floor: Kelly Oubre Jr.
  • Most Likely: Tobias Harris

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One thought on “Draft ‘Cats Scouting Reports Vol. 1: Kevin Knox

  • Fair description. I was always concerned about his ball handling skills. That part of his game must improve drastically before he can see time on a NBA court.

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