Created on 10/17/20. Written by Alan Lu.
Professional Team: Besiktas
Classification: International ‘02
Projected Draft Range: 2nd Round to Undrafted
Strong finisher around the basket
Solid low post scorer
Excels at scoring on off-ball motion plays
Decent playmaker for his size
Rock solid motor
Needs to improve his face-up game
Needs to improve his free throw shooting
Not an elite shot blocker
Needs to improve his defense
Only an average athlete
A bit undersized to play inside
Alperen Sengun is a young, productive big man that has been putting up strong numbers in Turkey’s top professional league, the Turkish BSL this season. Though he does not possess elite size or physical tools, he is a high-motor player that excels at scoring and grabbing rebounds in the paint. Right now, he may project to be a second round prospect for the 2021 draft.
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