Updated on 7/19/22. Written by Alan Lu.
Professional Team: G-League Ignite
Classification: International ‘04
Projected Draft Range: Late 1st to 2nd Round
Adequate scorer off the dribble
Excels at scoring on off-ball motion plays
Adequate rebounder for his size
Needs to improve his shooting
Needs to improve his free throw shooting
Can struggle to score in traffic
Can tend to force the issue too much on offense
Not an elite rebounder
Can be undisciplined defensively
Sidy Cissoko is a tall, athletic point forward that has strong playmaking and defensive skills. He will need to improve his jump shot and continue to refine his game, but if he plays well this year, he could end up being a first round pick in the 2023 draft.
4/8/22 2022 Nike Hoops Summit
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