2012 NBA Draft – Michael Kidd-Gilchrist
Michael Kidd-Gilchrist – Kentucky, Small Forward (Fr.)
2011-2012 Statistics: 11.9 ppg, 7.4 rpg, 1.9 apg
Strengths: A fierce competitor who can defend every position on the perimeter. Finishes strong around the basket, where he gets to a lot. Hits the glass hard. An explosive athlete with great speed.
Weaknesses: Has an unorthodox jump shot that lacks range past 15 feet. Ball handling skills need to improve.
Projection: Top ten
NBA Comparison: Andre Iguodala/Metta World Peace