Makur Maker

Height: 6-11
Weight: 220
Country: Australia
School: Orange Lutheran High School
Classification: Non-College Draft Prospect
Birthdate: 11/4/2000

2020 Top 75 Prospect Rank: 40
Projected Draft Range: Late 1st to 2nd Round

Pros:

Excels at scoring on off-ball motion plays
Adequate scorer off the dribble
Has stretch big potential
Adequate playmaker for his size
Gifted rebounder
Very good athlete
Has good hands
May have significant upside

 
Cons:

Needs to improve his shooting
Can struggle to score in traffic
Can play too wildly on offense
Can have lapses defensively
Needs to add strength
Relative unknown commodity

 

Summary:

Makur Maker is an athletic, skilled big man that can score the basketball in a variety of ways, and he is also a tremendous rebounder.  He is attempting to reclassify to be eligible for the 2020 NBA Draft, and he is a player that has first-round talent.  His size, skills, and versatility could allow him to thrive in the NBA, as he could end up being like a Marvin Williams type of player in the league.