The NBA Draft is tonight and Nike has wasted no time announcing their 2017 Rookie Class. Let’s start with Duke incoming Rookie Jayson Tatum he employs a diverse set of tools — jab steps, crossovers, fadeaways and more — in his devastating isolation game.
Markelle Fultz from the University of Washington is the prospective first pick in this week’s draft and boasts an impressive 6’ 10” wingspan.
De’Aaron Fox, PG, University of Kentucky averaged 16.7 points per game during his single season in Lexington.
Malik Monk from the University of Kentucky owns a 42-inch vertical and the school record for freshman single-game scoring, 47 points.
Bam Adebayo a Center from the University of Kentucky has a strong paint presence and a knack for pulling down offensive boards.
Harry Giles of Duke University stands 6’ 11” and has been praised for his explosive potential
Jonathan Isaac of Florida State University is a unique defensive talent equally comfortable on the blocks or covering the perimeter.
Nike has a pretty elite 2017 Rookie class, I can’t wait to see what they do this upcoming NBA season.