2015 NBA Draft Scouting Report: Le'Bryan Nash
Le'Bryan Nash Player Profile
May 12, 2015
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School: Oklahoma State Cowboys
Position: Small Forward
Career Stats: 14.6 ppg, 5.1 rpg, 1.7 assists and 0.6 steals
Strengths: Le'Bryan Nash has elite size and a wingspan that stretches more than eight feet. Nash has a solid mid-range game and shot 49 percent from two in his career. Nash has good speed to get to the cup and finishes strong through contact. Nash rarely forces things on the offensive end and doesn’t mind sharing the basketball. Nash is an above-average defender for his position. Nash is a great defender and doesn’t mind being physical. Nash can guard multiple positions and has quick feet. Nash shot 75.4 percent from the free throw line. Le'Bryan Nash is a bright kid and comes with zero off-the-court issues.
Weaknesses: Le'Bryan Nash needs to learn how to defend without fouling. Nash doesn’t have a ton of upside. Nash needs to drastically improve his outside shooting. Nash can be very turnover prone, as he averaged more than three per game as a senior. Nash will be 23 years old in June.
Projection: Le'Bryan Nash has great size and doesn’t mind defending and getting his hands dirty. The one major knock with Nash is his offensive game is very limited with no outside shot. Nash will likely go undrafted, but he has enough things right that he’ll be given a shot to work his way up on an NBA roster. Nash should see some time in the D League at the very least.