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Minnesota Timberwolves Western Northwest
Josh Okogie • #20 • F
Status:On roster
Ht/Wt:6'4", 213 lbs.
Born:Sep 1, 1998 (23 yrs) in Lagos, NGR
Hometown:Snellville, GA
From:Georgia Tech
Experience:3 years
Drafted:Drafted by Minnesota in 2018 (1/20).
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Scouting Report
Assets: Brings an athletic, well-rounded two-way game. He's a top-tier defensive playmaker who piles up steals and gets his share of blocks, and he's a good rebounder for his size. Also a very solid shooter who's good from the perimeter and excellent on free throws. A high-flying leaper too, and draws copious fouls with his drives. Brings a nice wingspan, and his big hands help him with ball control and defense. Energetic and high-effort.
Flaws: He needs to keep tightening up his game, and he can especially do a better job of finishing his drives to the hoop. He doesn't have ideal height for a pro wing (although he usually compensates with his great length, big hands, and supreme athleticism).
Career Potential: Long, super-athletic wing player with above-average starter tools.
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