Axel Bouteille

Height: 6-6

Weight: 190

Country: France

Professional Team: Elan-Chalon

Classification: International ’95

Birthdate: 4/14/1995

 

Projected Draft Range: 2nd Round to Undrafted​

 
Pros:

Very good shooter from all over the floor

Adequate scorer off the dribble

Excels at scoring on the move

Very good free throw shooter

Adequate playmaker

Moves well off the ball on offense

Adequate rebounder

Adequate defensive player

Smart player that has a good feel for the game

Rock solid motor

Cons:

Lacks an elite first step off the dribble

Struggles to score in traffic

Not an elite ball handler

May struggle to guard quicker players

Does not collect many steals or blocks

Only an average athlete

Needs to add strength

Summary:

Axel Bouteille is a smart, skilled swingman that can shoot and score the basketball in a variety of ways, and he has been quite productive for his team overseas.  Though he may only have average gifts, he is a good offensive player that has a high basketball IQ, and he could project into being a shooting specialist in the NBA.

Links:

ESPN Draft Profile

DraftExpress Profile

RealGM Profile

FIBA Bio

Games Scouted:

1/4/17 Elan Chalon vs. Gaziantep