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Sam Young
STRENGTHS:
- Back to basket scoring
- Turnaround jumper
- Perimeter defense
- Physical Toughness
- Understands limitations
- Work ethic
- High-level productivity
- Ability to finish around basket
- Athleticism
- Solid frame
- Strength
- Wingspan
- Excellent rebounder
- Ability to catch and shoot
WEAKNESSES:
- Offensive creativity
- Ability to create own shot
- Ball-handling skills
- Ability to defend position at next level?
- Older than class peers
- Tweener?
- Passing skills
- Size for position
- Ability to shoot off the dribble
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DraftExpress: 2010 Top Vegas Summer League PERs Ty Lawson Demar Derozan Marcus Landry Russell Robinson John Wall Bobby Brown Sam Young Javale Mcgee
2013-07-17 13:24:59
DraftExpress: CT beats DC 171-169. Josh Selby 48 pts, Sam Young 38, Tyreke Evans 38, Nolan Smith 35, Trey Thompkins 26 Wesley Matthews 25 Travis Leslie 25
2011-11-18 09:43:45
DraftExpress: I-95 Battle of Bridgeport cnt'd: Josh Selby, Ryan Gomes, Sam Young, Donte Greene, Jordan Williams and some other NBA guys I don't recognize.
2011-11-18 08:17:40
DraftExpress: Interested in signing an NBA player? For the low-low price of 30k per month, Sam Young could be yours, according to an email from his agent.
2011-10-26 03:54:48
Butler has a much better feel and is probably more skilled too. RT @P_Matic: Da'Sean Butler = Sam Young (without the athleticism)?
2010-03-14 13:46:10
Top 25s - Full List
RankCategoryTotal
25Pts/g19.2
15Pts/40p24.8
18Pts/4024.1
17Pts690
16Fga/4018.2
14Fga/40p18.7
18Fga520
11Fg/g7.3
11Fg/409.1
9Fg/40p9.4
Team: Pacers College Team: Caserta
PhysicalsPositionsRankings Misc
H: 6' 7"
W: 223 lbs
Bday: 06/01/1985
(29 Years Old)
Current: SF/PF
NBA:   SF
Possible: SF
RSCI: 49
High School: Hargrave Military Academy
Hometown: Clinton, MD
Drafted:  Pick 36 in 2009 by Grizzlies
Best Case: James Posey
Worst Case: Joey Graham

Predraft Measurements
YearSourceHeight w/o ShoesHeight w/shoesWeightWingspanStanding ReachBody FatNo Step VertMax Vert
2009NBA Draft Combine6' 5.25"6' 6.75"2236' 10.75"8' 9.5"4.927.533.0

Basic Per Game Statistics - Comprehensive Stats - Statistical Top 25s
YearLeagueNameGPMinPtsFGFGAFG%2Pt2PtA2P%3Pt3PtA3P%FTMFTAFT%OffDefTOTAstsStlsBlksTOsPFs
2014/15ItalianSam Young932.422.37.815.650.06.311.455.31.44.135.15.36.681.41.95.67.42.01.70.33.62.8

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