Bruno Fernando

Height: 6-10

Weight: 240

College: Maryland

Classification: Sophomore

Birthdate: 8/15/1998

2019 Top 100 Prospect Rank: 22

Projected Draft Range: Late 1st to 2nd Round​

2019 NBA Draft: Round 2, Pick 34 by the Philadelphia 76ers (rights traded to the Atlanta Hawks)

Pros:

Strong finisher around the basket

Excels at scoring on the move

Decent scorer off the dribble

Good rebounder

Adequate defensive player

Good shot blocker

Gifted athlete

Great motor

Cons:

Needs to improve his face-up game

Needs to improve his low post game

Needs to improve his playmaking skills

May be fairly raw offensively

Can be undisciplined defensively

Summary:

Bruno Fernando is a very athletic, high motor player that can make solid plays on both ends of the floor.  He has played very well this year, as his strong play has turned some heads, and he could project into being an energetic rim protector at the next level.  He had a strong sophomore season, and he could be slated to end up being a potential lottery pick in 2019.

Links:

DraftExpress Profile

NBADraft.Net Profile

RealGM Profile

Yahoo’s Article Lists Fernando as Invited to the Combine

SI’s Article on Fernando Returning to Maryland