TYRESE MAXEY

BIRTHDATE: 11/4/00

POSITION: Point Guard

HEIGHT: 6'2"

WEIGHT: 190 lbs

SCHOOL/ TEAM: Kentucky

CLASS: Freshman

STRENGTHS

  • Excellent speed in transition/open court

  • Can get to the rim at will and puts pressure on defenses

  • Plays with a good pace; changes directions and uses quick bursts to get to rim and throw off timing of defenders

  • Good shooter

  • Nice touch on his floater/uses non dunk finishes

  • Pushes the ball, excels in transition

  • High motor plays with competitive fire

  • Can play on or off the ball; Would be effective as complimentary ball handler if paired with a ball dominant 2

  • Disruptive and active defender; makes multiple efforts

AREAS TO IMPROVE

  • Low release on shot

  • Lacks vertical pop and explosion

  • Could struggle finishing at the rim vs length

  • Must improve as a pure point guard; More of a scorer than playmaker

SUMMARY

Rafael Barlowe -