Updated on 6/25/22. Written by Alan Lu.
2022 Rankings were finalized on 6/23/22.
2022 Top 100 Prospect Rank: 15
Projected Draft Range: Mid 1st Round
2022 NBA Draft: Round 1, Pick 29 by the Memphis Grizzlies
(Rights traded to the Houston Rockets)
Solid scorer off the dribble
Excels at scoring on off-ball motion plays
Decent rebounder for his size
Adequate defender that can get steals
Prone to hoisting up questionable shots
Can be reluctant to take threes
Can play too wildly on offense
Can be too scoring focused on offense
Tendency to over-dribble, which can lead to turnovers
Struggles to guard taller players
TyTy Washington is an athletic, skilled playmaker that can score the basketball in a variety of ways and also run the team with the ball in his hands. He will need to show that he can consistently shoot and defend well. After having a poor Champions Classic showing at the start of the season, he’s played very well since. He’s a fleet-footed guard whose offensive skills and upside may make him a solid candidate to go in the mid first round in the 2022 draft.
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