Oscar Da Silva
Updated as of 4/8/2020, scouting report written by Alan Lu.
Projected Draft Range: 2nd Round to Undrafted
Excels at scoring on the move
Decent shooter, has stretch big potential
Decent scorer off the dribble
Fairly good defender that can get steals and blocks
Better than advertised athlete
Has huge hands
Has a slow release
Lacks an elite first step off the dribble
Can struggle to score in traffic
Needs to improve his free throw shooting
Not an elite ball handler
Can be too passive on offense
Can struggle to guard stronger players
Can be foul prone
Oscar Da Silva is a skilled combo forward that may have a wide array of skills on offense, and he also is an active help defender that enables him to get steals and blocks in games.
He is an efficient inside scorer that can do so on hustle plays, and he also may have plus-level skills in the other facets of the game. Da Silva will likely need to improve his outside shooting and show NBA scouts and teams that he can play well against top level teams this season, and if so, he could quickly move up draft boards.
If you use any portion of this material, please credit NBA Scouting Live.