Theo Maledon

Updated as of 11/21/2020, scouting report written by Alan Lu.
Rankings were finalized on 11/17/20.

Height: 6-4
Weight: 174
Country: France
Professional Team: ASVEL Lyon-Villeurbanne
Birthdate: 6/12/2001

2020 Top 100 Prospect Rank: 20
Projected Draft Range: Mid to Late 1st Round
2020 NBA Draft: Round 2, Pick 34 by the Philadelphia 76ers
(Rights traded to the Oklahoma City Thunder)


Decent shooter from all over the floor
Adequate scorer off the dribble
Solid playmaker
Adequate rebounder for his size
Fairly good defensive player
Good athlete
Smart player that has a good feel for the game


Inconsistent shooter
Can struggle to score in traffic
Unselfish to a fault
Can be unfocused defensively
May not be an especially dynamic playmaker


Theo Maledon is a smart, skilled playmaker that knows how to effectively run the team. He is a cerebral table-setter that will get everyone involved on offense, and he has the athleticism and ball handling skills to also be a shot creator.  He will need to be more aggressive on offense, but he has the talent to end up being a solid starter in the NBA.

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Games Scouted:
9/23/18 ASVEL Lyon-Villeurbanne vs. AS Monaco

2/24/19 France vs. Czech Republic

12/6/19 ASVEL Lyon-Villeurbanne vs. Zenit Saint Petersburg

3/5/20 ASVEL Lyon-Villeurbanne vs. Real Madrid

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