D’Marcus Simonds

Page updated as of 4/12/2020, scouting report written by Alan Lu.
2019 rankings were finalized on 6/19/2019.

Height: 6-3

Weight: 190

College: Georgia State

Classification: Junior

Birthdate: 10/20/1997

Projected Draft Range: 2nd Round to Undrafted

Pros:

Good scorer off the dribble

Excels at scoring on the move

Prolific scorer

Decent playmaker

Adequate rebounder for a player his size

Decent defensive player

Solid athlete

Cons:

Needs to improve his shooting

Reluctant to take jumpers

Still needs to improve his playmaking skills

Can play too wildly on offense

Has limited experience against top competition

Not a point guard, but is undersized to play the two

Has a short wingspan

Summary:

D’Marcus Simonds is an athletic, combo guard that can score the basketball.  He currently plays at a small school for Georgia State.  He will likely need to significantly improve his playmaking skills as well as in the finer points of the game, but if he can consistently play well against top notch competition, he could quickly move up draft boards.

Links:

DraftExpress Profile

NBADraft.Net Profile

RealGM Profile

ESPN’s Article on NBA Draft Sleepers for 2018

Games Scouted:

11/17/17 Georgia State vs. Mississippi

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