Updated on 5/17/2021. Written by Alan Lu.
College: Mississippi State
Projected Draft Range: 2nd Round to Undrafted
Decent scorer off the dribble
Excels at scoring on off-ball motion plays
Decent rebounder for his size
Solid defender that can get steals
Very good athlete
Needs to improve his shooting
Can be reluctant to take jumpers
Can be careless on offense, which can lead to turnovers
Can play too wildly on offense
Not a natural playmaker
Shakeel Moore is a very athletic, skilled lead guard that can make highlight-reel worthy plays, as he can score on magnetic dunks off of drives and in transition. He is also a solid defender that can lock up his man, and he can rake in steals and blocks for his team. However, he will need to improve his ability to knock down jumpers from long range and also show that he can effectively run the point on a consistent basis. Currently, he projects to be a borderline second round candidate for the 2022 draft.
3/7/20 Moravian Prep vs. Combine Academy
Based on this tweet, his birthdate appears to be 11/4/2000.
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