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2010 NBA Draft : Round 2

Updated: Apr 01, 2018 06:30 pm (ET)

Draft date: June 24th, 2010 @ 10:00 PM - June 24th, 2010, in New York, NY

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ROUND 2


  • Country

    Germany

  • Height

    7' 1"

  • Weight

    242

  • School

    Germany

  • Date of Birth

    November 2, 1989


  • Country

    United States

  • Height

    6' 10"

  • Weight

    290

  • School

    Texas

  • Scouting Report

    Offense Strengths • Moves well for his size • Establishes good position in the post • Good touch around the basket Weaknesses • Limited post moves • Needs to go stronger to the rim • Doesn’t get to the free throw line enough • Needs to improve free throw shooting • Trouble against double teams Defense Strengths • Large body – tough for offensive players to move around • Good help defender Weaknesses • Needs to get better positioning on rebounds • Needs to improve guarding quicker post players • Slow to rotate on help Analysis Pittman has slowed after a strong start this season...


  • Country

    United States

  • Height

    7' 0"

  • Weight

    235

  • School

    Marshall

  • Date of Birth

    June 13, 1989

  • Scouting Report

    Offense Strengths • Good offensive rebounder • Nice shooting touch around rim • Improving passer in the post Weaknesses • Has very few post moves • Needs to improve strength – gets pushed off post • Awkward footwork Defense Strengths • Can block anything • Goes aggressively after rebounds • Plays fundamentally sound defense Weaknesses • Needs to get stronger to guard in the post and to rebound • Needs to work on show and recover on screens • Lateral movement needs improvement Analysis Whiteside has exploded onto the scene in 2010 based upon his remarkable blocking ability...


  • Country

    United States

  • Height

    6' 3"

  • Weight

    195

  • School

    Nevada

  • Date of Birth

    February 23, 1989

  • Scouting Report

    Offense Strengths • Controls offense well • Good ball-handler, gets good penetration • Solid decision maker on Pick & Roll • Good shot selection Weaknesses • Perimeter shot needs to be more consistent and needs to add range • Just average speed – doesn’t push the ball quickly • Court vision could improve Defense Strengths • Good on-ball defender • Uses body well – keeps self between man and basket • Good help defender Weaknesses • Not a great athlete, has problem guarding out in open space • Needs to close better on shooters Analysis Johnson has proved to be a steady, efficient point guard, keeping the Nevada offense moving and making his teammates look good...


  • Country

    United States

  • Height

    6' 5"

  • Weight

    213

  • School

    Mississippi

  • Scouting Report

    Offense Strengths • Can push the ball or fill lanes in transition – finishes strong at the basket • Excellent offensive rebounder for size • Quick release on jump shot • Excellent shooting range • Handles pressure well • Good instincts for openings Weaknesses • Needs to go to the basket more – relies too heavily on jump shots • Needs to work on creating more space for shots • Needs to be more active without the ball Defense Strengths • Plays the ball well • Goes after rebounds Weaknesses • Drifts when playing off ball – gives man a lot of room to shoot • Needs to be more active and play passing lanes • Lateral quickness can be improved • Focus on the play around him Analysis White has put up a sophomore year consistent with his freshman year – some brilliant moments interspersed with frustrating moments...


  • Country

    United States

  • Height

    6' 7"

  • Weight

    205

  • School

    New Mexico

  • Date of Birth

    September 29, 1987


  • Country

    United States

  • Height

    6' 5"

  • Weight

    205

  • School

    Syracuse

  • Date of Birth

    November 2, 1986

  • Scouting Report

    Offense Strengths • Quick release and great range on jump shot • Sees the floor well – good passer • Shoots well off of screens or off dribble • Plays in control – handles pressure well Weaknesses • Needs to penetrate and draw fouls more • Lacks explosiveness • Average ballhandler Defense Strengths • Good perimeter defender • Anticipates the ball well Weaknesses • Lacks speed and lateral movement • Needs to be more physical defender • Has played almost exclusively zone defense – how are his man-to-man principles? Analysis Rautins has been a great story in college basketball this season...


  • Country

    United States

  • Height

    6' 7"

  • Weight

    210

  • School

    Stanford


  • Country

    United States

  • Height

    6' 5"

  • Weight

    210

  • School

    Cincinnati

  • Date of Birth

    September 5, 1990

  • Scouting Report

    Offense Strengths • Playmaker – creates shots for himself and teammates • Consistent form on jumper • Has the strength to post up on other guards/small forwards and to finish strong at basket • Quick first step • Good instincts • Sees the floor well Weaknesses • Not very active without the ball • Tends to overdribble and take too long to create • Questionable shot selection Defense Strengths • Anticipates passes well • Good on-ball defender when he tries • Can guard 3 positions Weaknesses • Needs to improve footwork on defense • Stands straight up on defense – can get beat off the dribble • Slow to close out on shooter • Needs to improve his rebounding Analysis Stephenson has started to show the potential that has had people talking about him since his freshman year of high school...


  • Country

    United States

  • Height

    6' 9"

  • Weight

    230

  • School

    Mississippi State

  • Scouting Report

    Offense Strengths • Good offensive rebounder • Nice touch around basket Weaknesses • Post moves are very mechanical – takes a long time to make his move • Needs to be more assertive looking for shots • Limited range – 7-10 feet • Forces post movements so he can shoot with his right hand • Needs to be more aggressive establishing position Defense Strengths • Excellent shot blocker – great timing, keeps the ball in play • Denies the post well • Solid rebounder – keeps the ball up high Weaknesses • Not a physical post defender – lets offensive player make his move and looks to block shot • Often off-balance if he needs to defend away from post Analysis Varnado’s NBA future is squarely hinged on his shot blocking ability...


  • Country

    United States

  • Height

    6' 7"

  • Weight

    230

  • School

    West Virginia

  • Scouting Report

    Offense Strengths • Plays bigger than he is • Good range on jumper • Draws fouls, good free throw shooter Weaknesses • Shot selection needs improvement • Ball-handling needs improvement Defense Strengths • Good rebounder • Moves feet well, does a good job preventing penetration Weaknesses • Slow to close out on shooters • More comfortable covering bigger forwards Analysis Butler has capped off a solid 4 year career by becoming one of the go-to scorers in the Big East...


  • Country

    United States

  • Height

    6' 9"

  • Weight

    215

  • School

    West Virginia

  • Scouting Report

    Offense Strengths • Good size, very athletic • Good offensive rebounder • Moves well without the ball • Runs lanes well in transition – finishes strong at the basket • Has the size to work in the post • Handles the ball well for his size • Good free throw shooter Weaknesses • Inconsistent perimeter shooter • Needs to be more aggressive attacking the basket • Is not much of a playmaker – scores most points off of offensive rebounds and loose balls • Disappears for stretches of the game Defense Strengths • Closes out on shooters well • Strong rebounder • Long arms, alters shots Weaknesses • Footwork needs work • Needs to be a more aggressive defender • Needs to work on help defense • Shot blocking needs improvement Analysis Ebanks came into this season off of a very strong freshman year, and while he is not putting up numbers that most might have expected, you can see flashes of what makes him an appealing NBA prospect...


  • Country

    United States

  • Height

    7' 0"

  • Weight

    250

  • School

    Tulsa

  • Scouting Report

    Offense Strengths • Uses body well – seals defender off • Improving post moves – turns over either shoulder • Passes well out of post Weaknesses • Footwork can be improved • Needs to be more aggressive going to basket Defense Strengths • Defends post well – uses lower body to move offensive player • Good help defender – reacts to ball well Weaknesses • Needs to be more aggressive going after rebounds Analysis Jordan has turned himself into one of the top big men in the country...


  • Country

    Brazil

  • Height

    6' 10"

  • Weight

    275

  • School

    Brazil


  • Country

    United States

  • Height

    6' 9"

  • Weight

    234

  • School

    Georgia Tech

  • Scouting Report

    Offense Strengths • Physical player • Uses body well to seal off post • Assertive – looks for ball • Runs floor well • Can hit mid-range jumper • Goes to basket strong Weaknesses • Average free throw shooter • Doesn’t pass well out of the post • Needs to improve agility Defense Strengths • Strong rebounder – goes after ball, secures with 2 hands • Closes out well on shooters • Uses body well to force offensive players off post Weaknesses • Footwork needs work • Doesn’t block many shots • Step slow rotating on help Analysis Lawal is a classic workhorse player...


  • Country

    United States

  • Height

    6' 9"

  • Weight

    300

  • School

    Oklahoma


  • Country

    United States

  • Height

    6' 8"

  • Weight

    190

  • School

    Tulsa 66ers (NBDL)

  • Date of Birth

    March 29, 1989



  • Country

    United States

  • Height

    7' 1"

  • Weight

    251

  • School

    Florida State

  • Scouting Report

    Offense Strengths • Great size • Doesn’t force shots • Above-average free throw shooter • Decent touch around basket Weaknesses • Lack of strength – gets pushed off the block easily • Moves slow to the basket • Passes out of the post too often Defense Strengths • Long body, long arms – affects any shots in the lane • Good help defender Weaknesses • Offensive players bully him on the blocks • Not an aggressive rebounder Analysis Alabi has shown steady improvement this season, but is still a bit away from being a potential NBA regular...


  • Country

    United States

  • Height

    6' 11"

  • Weight

    225

  • School

    Louisiana Tech

  • Scouting Report

    Offense Strengths • Fundamentally sound around the basket – works hard to get position • Long arms – shoots easily over defenders • Good instinct for offensive rebounds • Good speed for size – runs floor well Weaknesses • Needs to get stronger to avoid being pushed off blocks • Needs to be more assertive looking for shots • Limited range – 7-10 feet Defense Strengths • Quick leaper – blocks shots well • Moves feet well – good help defender Weaknesses • Lack of strength affects post defense and rebounding Analysis Rolle has shown good improvement since his Freshman year at LSU...


  • Country

    United States

  • Height

    6' 8"

  • Weight

    255

  • School

    Notre Dame


  • Country

    Senegal

  • Height

    6' 7"

  • Weight

    225

  • School

    Senegal

  • Scouting Report

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  • Country

    United States

  • Height

    6' 4"

  • Weight

    199

  • School

    Oklahoma

  • Scouting Report

    Offense Strengths • Can create shot or work off of screens • Sees the court well • Can score in bunches • Can push the ball or fill the lanes in transition • Finishes strong at hoop Weaknesses • Low shot trajectory from perimeter • Questionable shot selection • Not very active without ball in his hands Defense Strengths • Quick hands and feet – can play the ball well Weaknesses • Prefers to reach at the ball rather than move his feet • Needs to be more active defender • Doesn’t do a good job getting back in transition Analysis Warren has seemed to have had a tough time adjusting to playing without the Griffin brothers...


  • Country

    United States

  • Height

    6' 11"

  • Weight

    235

  • School

    Rutgers


  • Country

    United States

  • Height

    6' 9"

  • Weight

    275

  • School

    UTEP

  • Date of Birth

    May 4, 1988


  • Country

    United States

  • Height

    6' 9"

  • Weight

    210

  • School

    UConn

  • Scouting Report

    Offense Strengths • Phenomenal athlete – jumps effortlessly • Improved perimeter shooter • Tough to stop in transition – fills the lane and out jumps defenders • Doesn’t take many bad shots • Highlight reel dunker Weaknesses • Doesn’t look to create shots – rarely drives to the rim • Passes up a lot of good shots • Can be a much more active offensive rebounder • Doesn’t get to the free throw line enough Defense Strengths • Excellent on and off ball defender • Good shot blocker • Active rebounder Weaknesses • Doesn’t box out well, tries to out-jump others for rebounds • Slow to close on shooters Analysis Robinson may be the best athlete in this year’s draft...


  • Country

    United States

  • Height

    6' 8"

  • Weight

    238

  • School

    Miami