|Written by Mike|
Bet on the NBAThe 2015 NBA Draft will be held on June 25. There are several noteworthy players who could go up high in the NBA Draft. These include many teams that are high up in the draft lottery like the Minnesota Timberwolves, New York Knicks, Philadelphia 76ers and Los Angeles Lakers.
F Karl-Anthony Towns – Kentucky
Karl-Anthony Towns has been a popular figure among draft experts. At nearly seven feet in height, Towns is not only a physical threat on the court but he is also a player who has a proficient and effective jump shot.
C Jahlil Okafor – Duke
Jahlil Okafor has been scouted for his ball-handling skills and for his strong defensive prowess on the court. His skills have been heralded as ones that should make him a careful and talented enough player to make sure he will not be at any foul risk while on the court.
G Emmanuel Mudiay – China
Emmanuel Mudiay is a native of the Democratic Republic of the Congo who has been playing professional ball in China. He has been heavily compared with John Wall for having a strong driving capability. However, his passing talent has been heavily regarded among people who have been watching him quite a bit.
F Justise Winslow – Duke
Justise Winslow has improved over the course of the past season at Duke in three-point shooting. The flow on his jump shots has been especially noteworthy.
C Frank Kaminsky – Wisconsin
In a draft filled with freshmen and other young players who are declaring early, Wisconsin senior Frank Kaminsky is a player who stands out in terms of his college experience. Scouts have placed a strong focus on his offensive skills and the extensive variety of shots that he can complete from the field. However, he is also being criticized in many mock drafts for not having the defensive talents that teams would be looking for.
These are just a few of the assorted players to watch for in this year's NBA Draft. They are players who should be rather attractive and interesting to watch.