Johnny Juzang

Updated on 8/20/21.  Written by Alan Lu.

Height: 6-7
Weight: 209
College: UCLA
Classification: Junior
Birthdate: 3/17/2001

Projected Draft Range: Late 1st to 2nd Round

Pros:
Solid shooter
Solid scorer off the dribble
Can post up smaller players
Terrific free throw shooter
Adequate playmaker
Adequate rebounder for his size
Solid athlete

Cons:
Streaky shooter
Can struggle to create his own shot
May have shot selection issues
Does not draw enough free throws
Not an elite ball handler
Can be undisciplined defensively

Summary:
Johnny Juzang is an athletic, energetic swingman that helped lead UCLA to get to the 2021 NCAA Tournament.  After having transferred from Kentucky, he is receiving regular playing time at UCLA, and he has been a vital player for them. 

He can score the basketball in a variety of ways, and he recently played very well as he scored 28 points in his team’s Elite Eight win over Michigan.  After starring in the 2021 NCAA Tournament, he had a shaky combine showing afterwards, as he struggled in the two combine scrimmage games there. Currently, Johnny Juzang projects to go in the late first to the second round range in the 2022 draft.

Links:
RealGM Profile
NBADraft.Net Profile
UCLA Basketball Bio
The NBA’s 2021 NBA Draft Combine Player Measurements

Games Scouted:
3/28/21 UCLA vs. Alabama
3/30/21 UCLA vs. Michigan
4/3/21 UCLA vs. Gonzaga

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