Kerem Kanter

Height: 6-10

Weight: 240

College: Xavier

Classification: Senior

Birthdate: 4/20/1995

 

Projected Draft Range: 2nd Round to Undrafted

 
Pros:

Solid finisher around the basket

Good low post scorer

Has stretch big potential

Excels at scoring on the move

Decent playmaker for a big man

Good rebounder

Decent defensive player

Mobile for a player his size

Good motor

Cons:

Struggles to guard quicker players

Does not collect enough blocks or steals

Can be a bit foul prone

Not an elite athlete

Does not receive enough playing time

Overshadowed by his higher profile teammates

Summary:

Kerem Kanter is a skilled big man that can score in the post, and he can also get buckets on energetic, hustle plays in the paint.  While he may not possess ideal athleticism or defensive skills for a player his size, Kanter may have the skills to end up being a solid addition to an NBA team’s summer league roster.

Links:

DraftExpress Profile

NBADraft.Net Profile

RealGM Profile

Games Scouted:

1/10/18 Xavier vs. Villanova

1/24/18 Xavier vs. Marquette