Grant Williams

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

Height: 6-7
Weight: 240
College: Tennessee
Classification: Junior
Birthdate: 11/30/1998

2019 Top 100 Prospect Rank: 37โ€‹
Projected Draft Range: Late 1st to 2nd Round
โ€‹2019 NBA Draft: Round 1, Pick 22 by the Boston Celtics

Pros:

Solid finisher around the basket
Fairly good low post scorer
Decent shooter, especially from mid-range
Good playmaker
Fairly good rebounder
Adequate defender
Adequate shot blocker
Above average athlete
Has very good strength
Good motor
Smart player that has a good feel for the game

Cons:

Can be reluctant to take jumpers
May struggle to consistently create off the dribble
Can struggle against length and athleticism
Can be foul prone
Not an elite rebounder
Struggles to defend quicker players
Not an elite athlete
Undersized to play inside

Summary:

Grant Williams is a tough, physical big man that can get numerous scores for his team in the paint.  He is having a very good junior season for Tennessee this year, and he could end up being a second round pick in the upcoming draft.

Links:

RealGM Profile

2019 ESPN Draft Profile

NBADraft.Net Profile

DraftExpress Profile

Games Scouted:

12/9/18 Tennessee vs. Gonzaga

3/28/19 Tennessee vs. Purdue

5/17/19 NBA Draft Combine Scrimmage Game

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