Maker is a 20 year-old BIG that has strength and finesse. At 6'11", he can handle the ball well, and dance with the dribble the way a scoring wing can. He has an extremely soft touch that pairs well with his 9'4" standing reach. ...Excellent free throw shooter. He was rated as the 16th best prospect by ESPN coming into the 2020-21 college season. However, Maker's season at Howard University was cut short due to issues with Covid-19. Maker has an unlimited ceiling if he can get into better condition. He measured with 14.5% body fat at the NBA Combine. …Makur is a cousin to NBA player Thon Maker. ...You only need to see Maker move and handle the ball a few seconds to understand how special he can potentially be. I would not hesitate to use a pick on him.
Our best advice: in 2012, the 32nd pick was Tomas Satoransky. We advised, "draft Draymond Green."