R.J. BARRETT

BIRTHDATE: 6/16/00

POSITION: Small Forward

HEIGHT: 6'7"

WEIGHT: 200 lbs

SCHOOL/ TEAM: Duke

CLASS: Freshman

STRENGTHS

  • Professional scorer that can put the ball in the basket in multiple ways. 

  • Potential to be 20+ point per game scorer on NBA level

  • Excellent slasher; Has a knack for making difficult plays at the rim

  • Quick twitch athlete. Quick first step, second jump 

  • Very, very good athlete with pop and explosiveness

  • Quick first step; Consistently beats his man off the dribble

  • Big time foul generator 

  • Can make plays above the rim and finishes strong

  • Excels in transition and scoring on the move

  • Has the ball handling and creativity to create separation from defenders

  • Has a arsenal of step backs, floaters and side steps in scoring package

  • Can be a good playmaker for others when he wants to be 

  • Plays physical and through contact

  • High energy player with good motor

  • Can start or finish fast breaks

  • Rebounds well from the wing position

WEAKNESSES

  • Erratic shooter

  • Left hand dominant

  • Shot selection

  • Can become too focused on scoring 

  • Tendency to play hero ball

  • Often drives into tight spaces in traffic

  • Must improve 3 point shooting 

  • Free throw percentage needs to improve