While most of the attention on the Lakers this draft season stem from them holding the #2 overall pick, the team also holds the #32 selection in the upcoming draft. With that, we will be having a series of posts on potential options for that selection. This installment looks at Patrick McCaw, a sophomore guard out of UNLV.
Shooting Guard, 6’6.5″, 181 lbs. Sophomore, UNLV, 20 years old
33.7 minutes, 14.7 points, 46.5 field goal percentage, 77.4 free throw percentage, 3.9 assists, 5.1 rebounds, 2.5 steals, 0.4 blocks.
Big Board Rankings:
Draft Express – 29, CBS (Sam Vecenie) – 36, CBS (Doug Gottlieb) — 29, Sports Illustrated – 31, ESPN (Chad Ford) — 28
The second potential draft prospect from UNLV is Patrick McCaw. Unlike his teammate, Stephen Zimmerman, McCaw is a year older and plays shooting guard. He’s got great size with his height and 6’10 wingspan to play both wing positions and is athletic enough to handle the quicker guys.