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Zeller is a decent big man prospect and if Cho and co are sold on Zeller as our future big man at the PF or C position, then taking him fourth overall should not be a major issue. Granted at four Zeller might be a reach (the highest I've seen him mocked is seven to the Kings), but if we re-sign Henderson then our likely pick would be PF or C, and Zeller is one of the better big man prospects with a decent ceiling. So he could be a viable selection. He's got the ability and the size to make an instant contribution at PF or C. I guess the alternatives to taking him at four would be Bennett (though he is perhaps a bit undersized to play full time at PF) or Len, but of those guys I think I prefer taking Zeller if we re-sign Henderson. 

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Zeller is just so skilled. Where are these people who think he can't be a scorer getting that? He has the most advanced scoring package of any 7 footer I can remember at his age. If he extends his shooting range with his ability to drive from the perimeter you've got a go to scorer.

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Extending his range is key. If he can become a consistent mid range player he will be good, however I want more of a post presence. Since we have NONE. I was all in on drummond last year at number two because we needed size. Just think how much better set up we would be to select the most talented guy this year.

If we had drummond in place id be much more apt to take zeller but still would prefer a scorer from the sg or sf position.

Honestly mkg is just another bad pick because now we will pass on better talent because they are similar players to him (position, not skill set wise)

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Got to go Len.

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Got to go Len.

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Although I don't know if I would pick Zeller at #4 I think a lot of people on here are really under selling his ability and skill.

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They actually have Bazz compared to Nick Young, which is actually a very solid comparison.

this was a month or two ago, earlier in the college season.  trust me they did it

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this was a month or two ago, earlier in the college season.  trust me they did it

 

They've definitely had some stupid one's, I will give you that without argument lol.

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Bump

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We have a big man who can stretch the floor now. Got outside shot, mid range, and inside moves. He's not mullens. He can play inside and he's pretty athletic. I don't mind this at all. I'm happy we don't have a offensively retarded pick now tho.
You cry about zeller but u want Noel who would lose one on one to biyombo. So yeah I like the pick.

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How much influence do you think Ewing had in the pick?

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How much influence do you think Ewing had in the pick?

 

This was Cho's pick from what I heard.

 

I didn't want Noel really, and meh on Len at this point, but passing on McLemore?  Not sure.

 

WE HAVE to sign Hendo now.

 

If we can sign Pekovic though, to play with Zeller down low...

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