2008 NBA Draft Prospects: Top Ten by Skill

    
May 8th, 2008

Top Ten Players by Skill

 

Last Updated May 8th. Click on player for complete profile & scouting report. More profiles added daily.  Ranking based on CHN's 6-star ranking system (see below). Also see Top Ten Prospects by Position & Top Ten Prospects by Year & Top Ten Prospects By Age.

 

Scoring


1) Michael Beasley - PF - Kansas State 

2) Eric Gordon - SG - Indiana 

3) Jerryd Bayless - PG - Arizona 

4) Danilo Gallinari - G/F - Armani Milano

5) OJ Mayo - PG - USC 

6) Nicolas Batum - SF - Le Mans

7) Derrick Rose - PG - Memphis 

8) Anthony Randolph - SF - LSU

9) Chris Douglas-Roberts - SG - Memphis

10t) Joe Alexander - SF/PF - West Virginia

10t) Kevin Love  - C - UCLA

 

 

Rebounding


1) Michael Beasley - PF - Kansas State 

2) Brook Lopez - C - Stanford 

3) Nathan Jawai - C - Cairns Taipans

4) DeAndre Jordan - PF - Texas A&M

5) Kevin Love  - C - UCLA

6) JaVale McGee - PF - Nevada

7) JJ Hickson - PF - NC State State

8) Jason Thompson - PF - Rider 

9) Roy Hibbert - C - Georgetown  

10) Darrell Arthur - PF - Kansas

 

 

Passing


1) OJ Mayo - PG - USC 

2) Derrick Rose - PG - Memphis 

3) Jerryd Bayless - PG - Arizona 

4) DJ Augustin - PG - Texas

5) Danilo Gallinari - G/F - Armani Milano

6) Ty Lawson - PG - North Carolina

7) Russell Westbrook - PG - UCLA 

8) Nicolas Batum - SF - Le Mans

9) Kevin Love  - C - UCLA

10) Mario Chalmers - PG - Kansas 

 

 

Interior Defense


1) JaVale McGee - PF - Nevada

2) Robin Lopez - C - Stanford

3) Alexis Ajinca - PF - HTV

4) Joey Dorsey - C - Memphis 

5) Brook Lopez - C - Stanford 

6)  Nicolas Batum - SF - Le Mans

7) DeAndre Jordan - PF - Texas A&M

8) Anthony Randolph - SF - LSU

9) DeVon Hardin - F/C - California 

10t) Roy Hibbert - C - Georgetown  

10tNikola Pekovic - PF - Partizan Belgrade

 

 

Long-Range Shooting


1) Eric Gordon - SG - Indiana 

2) Danilo Gallinari - G/F - Armani Milano

3) OJ Mayo - PG - USC 

4) DJ Augustin - PG - Texas

5) Shan Foster - SG - Vanderbilt

6) Nicolas Batum - SF - Le Mans

7) Chase Budinger - SF - Arizona

8) Brandon Rush - SG/SF - Kansas 

9) Wayne Ellington - SG - UNC

10) Donte Greene - SF - Syracuse

 

 

CHN's Six-Star Ranking System


= Superstar/All-NBA Potential

= Potential NBA All-Star

= Consistent NBA Starter

= 6th Man/Fringe Starter

= Career Reserve

= Fringe NBA Player/12th Man

0 stars = Life in the Minor Leagues

 

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