Martynas Echodas

Height: 6-9

Weight: 225

Country: Lithuania

Professional Team: Lietuvos Rytas

Classification: International ’97

Birthdate: 7/7/1997

 

Projected Draft Range: 2nd Round to Undrafted​

 
Pros:

Strong finisher around the basket

Excels at scoring on the move

Decent low post scorer

Decent scorer off the dribble

Decent playmaker for a big man

Good rebounder

Decent defender

Above average athlete

Rock solid motor

Cons:

Needs to improve his face-up game

Struggles to score in traffic

Can be too passive on offense

Does not collect many blocks or steals

Not an elite athlete

May struggle to guard quicker players

Summary:

Martynas Echodas is an athletic big man that has been fairly productive in Lithuania’s top league, the LKL this year.  With his ability to score and rebound the basketball, he could potentially end up going late in the second round as a draft and stash candidate in the upcoming NBA draft.

Links:

ESPN Draft Profile

DraftExpress Profile

RealGM Profile

BasketNews.LT’s Article on Echodas Withdrawing

Games Scouted:

12/23/18 Lietuvos Rytas vs. Lietkabelis

1/5/19 Lietuvos Rytas vs. Juventus