James Palmer Jr.

Height: 6-6

Weight: 210

College: Nebraska

Classification: Senior

Birthdate: 7/31/1996

 

Projected Draft Range: 2nd Round to Undrafted

 

Pros:

Good scorer off the dribble

Tremendous free throw generator

Can post up smaller players

Adequate playmaker

Adequate defender

Above average athlete

Good size to play out on the wing

Cons:

Needs to improve his shooting

Can be too ball dominant

Needs to improve his rebounding

Does not collect enough steals or blocks

Not an elite athlete

Summary:

James Palmer Jr. is an aggressive, offensive-minded wing player that will slash to the basket to get scores, and he also can facilitate for his team to collect assists.  He will need to improve his outside shot and show that he can lock down upper echelon opponents on the defensive end.  Right now, he looks to be a second round prospect for the 2019 draft.

Links:

DraftExpress Profile

RealGM Profile

NBADraft.Net Profile

DraftSite.com Profile

Games Scouted:

1/17/19 Nebraska vs. Michigan State

4/5/19 Reese’s College All-Star Game

4/17/19 NSC vs. Roger Brown’s on Day 1 of the 2019 PIT

4/19/19 NSC vs. Sales Systems on Day 3 of the 2019 PIT