Patrick Baldwin Jr.
Updated on 7/13/21. Written by Alan Lu.
Projected Draft Range: Lottery
Can post up smaller players
Excels at scoring on off-ball motion plays
Adept at collecting steals and blocks
Can be reluctant to take threes
Lacks an elite first step off the dribble
Can display spotty shot selection
Can tend to be unfocused defensively
His effort on the defensive end can be lagging at times
Patrick Baldwin Jr. is an athletic, skilled swingman that can shoot and score the basketball. He operates with a point forward’s mentality, and he is a rangy defender that can play shutdown defense when he is dialed in. On the downside, he sometimes can be unfocused defensively. Currently, he projects to be a mid first round prospect for the 2022 draft.
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