Found June 27, 2012 on Hoops Manifesto:
Andrew NicholsonSt. Bonaventure - Senior (Born 1989)Power Forward6'10" 234lbsThe Good:- 7'4" wingspan- huge hands- terrific scorer- can score in post ups, jump shots, isolations- has three-point range on his jumper- good foul shooter- good shot blocker- experienced - played big minutes all four years in college The Bad:- will be 23-years-old when the season starts so potential is less than younger prospects- turnover prone- didn't play in a BCS basketball conference or for a big basketball school- needs to get bigger/stronger- not an explosive athleteNBA Comparison: a better version of Craig BrackinsThe Skinny:Andrew Nicholson is a very intriguing prospect who has garnered a lot of buzz heading into the draft.  His length and skill set should translate well to the pro game.For more NBA draft player profiles, visit our 2012 NBA Draft Consensus Mock Draft  

Magic select Andrew Nicholson with No. 19 pick

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) -- The Orlando Magic have selected St. Bonaventure power forward Andrew Nicholson with the 19th pick in the NBA draft. A Canadian-native, the 6-foot-9 Nicholson played four seasons at St. Bonaventure and finished as the Atlantic 10 Player of the Year as a senior. He averaged 18.5 points, 8.4 rebounds and 2.0 blocks per game in his final college season. He also...

Magic take Andrew Nicholson, Kyle O'Quinn in draft

The Magic did not go with a point guard like Marquis Teague with their first round pick. They did not go for an athletic wing like Perry Jones III. Nor did they go with a ball handler and penetrator like Tony Wroten. Orlando fans likely are underwhelmed with St. Bonaventure's Andrew Nicholson, Orlando's first round pick. Rob Hennigan's first official move with the Magic...

Andrew Nicholson ‘unlikely to get past’ Boston Celtics, according to report

Danny Ainge, true to form, is reportedly attempting to make aggressive maneuvers to secure the Celtics a first-round pick. If he fails to do so, or decides not to, the Celtics are reportedly very interested in Andrew Nicholson, the 6-foot-10 inside-outside threat who delivered St. Bonaventure its first NCAA tournament appearance in the past 12 years.Nicholson could go before the...

Magic pick Andrew Nicholson in 2012 NBA Draft

The Orlando Magic drafted St. Bonaventure forward Andrew Nicholson with the 19th pick in the NBA Draft on Thursday. Nicholson was the Atlantic-10 Player of the Year last year as he averaged 18.5 points per game and 57.1 percent from the floor. Instant analysis coming up right here in a second. In the meantime, read my profile of Andrew Nicholson ... The Magic pick 19th in the Draft...

Who Is?: Andrew Nicholson

The Magic's draft history outside the lottery is pretty awful. Brooks Thompson, David Vaughn, Daniel Orton. These are all players taken in the 20s of the first round that were seeming mere "throw-away" picks rather than an asset the team could use. The lone exception is Courtney Lee. Lee was a four-year player from a small school from the Sun Belt (Western Kentucky...

Nicholson goes 19th overall to the Magic Grade C+

Forget all the Dwight Howard talk the Magic just took Andrew Nicholson. Nicholson is a big that can score both inside and out. He is a pretty good three pointer shooter for being a big man. The only question with him is his strenght. Andrew Nicholson, St. Bonaventure Height: 6-9. Weight: 240. Year: Sr. ’11-’12: 18.5 ppg, 8.4 rpg, 2 bpg, 57.1 FG%, 77.6 FT%, 43...
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