MARTIN KALU

BIRTHDATE: 1/28/05

POSITION: Combo Guard

HEIGHT: 6'5"

WEIGHT: 200

SCHOOL/ TEAM: Bayern Munich (Germany)

CLASS: International 

STATS

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STRENGTHS

  • Big time scoring prospect that could develop into top player in 2005 class

  • Averaged 27 points per game at U16s

  • Shot 49% from floor on 69 attempts 

  • Plays with incredible confidence

  • Good balance of shooting and attacking the rim

  • Shifty and fluid with good burst 

  • Offensive creativity off the dribble 

  • Advanced handle; Breaks defenders down

  • Smooth game with good pace

  • Good athlete; can play above the rim

  • Natural scoring instincts 

  • Nice looking stroke; Excellent shooter when feet are set 

  • Has the range to shoot 3s off the dribble 

  • Can get hot in a hurry and score in bunches

  • Shot 50% from 3 at U16s on 28 3FGA

  • Soft touch floater package around rim

  • Big promise as a shot creator 

  • Strong frame with broad shoulders 

  • Potential to develop into a lead guard/playmaker 

  • Draws fouls at a high rate 

  • Avg 10 FTA per game at U16s

  • Strong rebounder 

  • Tough to defend as P&R ball handler

  • Excels in the open floor 

AREAS TO IMPROVE | CONCERNS

  • Tendency to miss bunnies at rim 

  • Can be too focused on scoring 

  • Averages more TOs than assists 

Rafael Barlowe - November 1, 2021