Carsen Edwards

Height: 6-0

Weight: 195

College: Purdue

Classification: Junior

Birthdate: 3/12/1998

2019 Top 100 Prospect Rank: 29

Projected Draft Range: Late 1st to 2nd Round

​2019 NBA Draft: Round 2, Pick 33 by the Philadelphia 76ers (rights traded to the Boston Celtics)

Pros:

Gifted shooter, especially from deep

Good scorer off the dribble

Excels at scoring on the move

Prolific scorer

Handles the ball well

Decent rebounder for a player his size

Good athlete

Cons:

Streaky shooter

May not be an especially dynamic playmaker

Can be too scoring focused on offense

Needs to improve his position defense

Undersized to play the point

Summary:

Carsen Edwards is a skilled, score-first combo guard that can shoot the basketball, and he has been having a very good sophomore season for Purdue.  He has been one of the main catalysts for their team’s success this year, and with a strong junior season he could end up being a potential first round pick in 2019.

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