De’Aaron Fox

Page updated as of 4/8/2020, scouting report written by Alan Lu.
2017 rankings were finalized on 6/22/2017.


Height: 6-3
Weight: 176
College: Kentucky
Classification: Freshman
Birthdate: 12/20/1997

2017 Top 100 Prospect Rank: 5

Projected Draft Range: Lottery

2017 NBA Draft: Round 1, Pick 5 by the Sacramento Kings


Strong scorer on the break

Gifted scorer off the dribble

Decent mid-range shooter

Rock solid playmaker

Adequate rebounder

Very good defensive player that can collect steals

Terrific athlete

Smart player that has a very good feel for the game


Needs to improve his outside shot

May have shot selection issues

Can play too wildly on offense

Can have lapses defensively

May need to get stronger


De’Aaron Fox is a speedy playmaker that can really get into the lane to rack up points and assists for his team.  He has the talent to be an All-Star level player in the NBA, as he could be in the mold of a Devin Harris-type.  With his skill set, he could have a long career in the league.


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Games Scouted:

11/15/16 Kentucky vs. Michigan State

12/3/16 Kentucky vs. UCLA

12/17/16 Kentucky vs. North Carolina

1/28/17 Kentucky vs. Kansas

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