Siyani Chambers

Height: 6-0

Weight: 175

College: Harvard

Classification: Senior

Birthdate: 12/14/1993

 

Projected Draft Range: Likely Undrafted

 

​Pros:

Decent shooter from all over the floor

Decent scorer off the dribble

Very good free throw shooter

Good playmaker

Decent defensive player that can get steals

Better than advertised athlete

Smart player that has very good intangibles

Cons:

Struggles to consistently create his own shot

Struggles to score in traffic

His three-point shooting has tapered off

May have shot selection issues

Unselfish to a fault

Can play too wildly on offense

Struggles to match up against length and athleticism

Not an elite athlete

Undersized to play the point

Old for a draft prospect, may have limited upside

Summary:

Siyani Chambers is a game manager that generally does a good job of running the team effectively.  He also excels at knocking down threes, and is a better defender than given credit for.

But sometimes he’ll rush his moves, which can lead to missed shots and bad turnovers.  Chambers doesn’t have the size or elite athletic ability that most teams look for out of a point guard, and not much about his game seems to stand out initially.​

But he plays with a lot of heart, and he is a smart player that will compete.  Right now, his limitations may make it tough for him to be drafted, but he could end up on an NBA summer league roster this year or sometime down the road.

Links:

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