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In search of the next Draymond Green

Draymond Green, picked 35th overall by the Warriors in 2012, has turned out to be a draft pick worthy of the envy of all other 29 teams.  He has obviously been a catalyst in the Warriors surge to the top of the NBA mountain and is a contender for Defensive Player of the Year.  His versatility and tenacity have made him one of the very best second round picks of the last 20 years.  While every team hopes their second round pick in this week’s draft turns out like Green, the focus should be on identifying the prospects who have the best chance of replicating Green’s unique talents.  There are three prospects in the 2017 NBA Draft who evoke traits of Draymond Green. Continue reading →