Nico Mannion

Height: 6-3
Weight: 180
College: Arizona
Classification: Freshman
Birthdate: 3/14/2001

2020 Top 75 Prospect Rank: 12
Projected Draft Range: Lottery

Pros:

Fairly good scorer off the dribble
Adequate shooter
Excels at scoring on off-ball motion plays
Solid playmaker
Adequate rebounder for his size
Fairly good defender
Above average athlete
Smart player that has a good feel for the game

 

Cons:

Inconsistent shooter
Lacks an elite first step off the dribble
May struggle to score in traffic
Not an elite athlete

Summary:

Nico Mannion is a smart, skilled playmaker that has a good set of all-around skills. He can effectively run the team at the point, and he also can make a variety of shots to help his team on offense. He also will get after it on the defensive end, and he is a competitive player that has a relentless motor. He may not possess elite physical tools, but his solid basketball IQ and skill set could allow him to thrive at the NBA level.

Links:

RealGM Profile

ESPN Draft Profile

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