Updated as of 8/4/2020, scouting report written by Alan Lu.
Projected Draft Range: 2nd Round
Decent scorer off the dribble
Excels at scoring on off-ball motion plays
Can post up smaller players
Has stretch big potential
Can be reluctant to take jumpers
Needs to improve his outside shot
Needs to improve his playmaking skills
Not an elite rebounder
Not an elite shot blocker
May struggle to guard quicker players
May not be outstanding at any one particular skill
Trendon Watford is an athletic combo forward that could project to be an energetic defensive specialist in the NBA. He was a 2019 McDonald’s All-American, and big things may be expected out of him for the upcoming season. He will need to significantly improve his jump shot, but he is a talented player that has the ability to excel in the association. Currently, he projects to be a second round prospect for the 2021 draft.
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