Checking out the Draft Cats with NBA.com's PlayerMetrics tool

Checking out the Draft Cats with NBA.com's PlayerMetrics tool

Mrs. Tyler Thompsonover 6 years

comments

Screen Shot 2015-06-15 at 11.31.27 AM Believe it or not, we're only ten days away from the NBA Draft. Draft talk will ramp up considerably in the next week and a half, and today, I stumbled upon NBA.com's PlayerMetrics tool, which shows you each of a player's measurements in one neat little graphic. Six of the Draft Cats have PlayerMetrics profiles (Karl did not attend the NBA Combine), and they're worth taking a look at for the faces each make in the 360-degree camera alone. For instance, Trey Lyles looks way more impressive than Devin Booker, who looks like he just saw a White Walker: Screen Shot 2015-06-15 at 12.41.16 PM Dakari Johnson looks like he's about to pelt somebody in dodgeball. Drawing inspiration from the famous 2014 dodgeball fight? Screen Shot 2015-06-15 at 12.42.46 PM Aaron Harrison is catching flies on the way up to the basket: Screen Shot 2015-06-15 at 12.42.05 PM While brother Andrew shows off an impressive reach: Screen Shot 2015-06-15 at 12.42.28 PM And then there's Willie, who's being typical chill Willie, here for his measurements, just being trill, not stressing over anything in life: Screen Shot 2015-06-15 at 12.41.47 PM In all seriousness, it's a neat feature. You can also compare the draft prospects to John Wall, Klay Thompson, or DeMarcus Cousins. Since Devin Booker is so often compared to Thompson, here's their measurements side by side: Screen Shot 2015-06-15 at 12.43.34 PM Pretty freaking close. For more PlayerMetrics fun, check out NBA.com.

Loading comments...

2021-10-28

ksr-today-dane-key-decision-day

KSR Today: Dane Key decision day

Good morning, folks! The day Ryan Lemond has been waiting for has finally arrived. Later today at 6 p.m. EST in the Frederick Douglass High School cafeteria, Dane Key will make his college decision. Let's talk about it and everything else you need...