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50 NBA prospects, 5 honest scouts: The full breakdown from ‘Finch’

Seth Davis' draft roundup on The Athletic this morning:
Mamadi Diakite, 6-9 senior forward, Virginia. “There’s value there in the second round, coming from Virginia where he’s been a winner his whole career. Skills aren’t great, but you hope he can make an open 3. He’s really improved from his freshman year. Big-time athlete, really quick jumper, great feet. He’s already 23 so he’s a finished product. I like his ability to rebound and go. He can be a little too chatty on the court. He needs to be a poor man’s Dennis Rodman. I’m not sure what his position is. Some people say he’s a backup five, but he’s slight so I don’t know about that.”

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Posted: 11/16/2020 at 07:55AM


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Current Thread:
Mama D Mama Do! -- gna2r 11/16/2020 12:06AM
  He wasn't 6'10'' last year! -- jazzhoo 11/16/2020 09:33AM
  6-8 or maybe 6-9 ** -- HiltonHeadHoo 11/16/2020 09:37AM
  Are those measurables official? -- DiHOOgenes 11/16/2020 08:50AM
  That's an impressive wingspan ... ** -- Kamikaze Hoo 11/16/2020 11:31AM
  Yeah his lifts were fatter than everyone else's -- Toolie92 11/16/2020 11:55AM
  Athletic drills for sure... -- GtownHoo 11/16/2020 10:02AM
  I agree with this ** -- hooman#1 11/16/2020 10:12AM
  "A little too chatty on the court" ??? -- bocohoo 11/16/2020 08:33AM
  It's a fair observation -- 3 U Circle 11/16/2020 10:05AM
  Talks a lot of smack. -- Maupin233 11/16/2020 08:46AM
  He is not a finished product ** -- HburgCav 11/16/2020 08:27AM

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