Updated on 11/21/20. Written by Alan Lu.
Professional Team: BC Oostende
Classification: International ‘01
Projected Draft Range: 2nd Round
Excels at scoring on off-ball motion plays
Above average athlete
Played in some of the toughest professional leagues
Struggles to consistently create his own shot
Can be quite turnover prone
Needs to improve his rebounding
Can be unfocused defensively
Not an elite athlete
Has not played much at the highest levels of pro ball
Mario Nakic is a skilled swingman that can shoot and score the basketball. He will need to get more consistent playing time overseas, but he is a talented offensive player that can knock down some three-point shots. He could be due for a breakout season at BC Oostende, and he could project to be a 3 and D type of role player in the NBA.
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