Dallas Mavericks: Top 5 Prospects To Consider in First Round
By Mike Elworth: Owner/Hoopstuff
Needs: PG, SF, C
1. Michael Carter Williams- PG- ‘Cuse
- They need a franchise point guard desperately and if Carter Williams is available, it is a no brainer decision. He is the best passer in this draft, very athletic and very tall for a point guard and is a consistent jump shot away from stardom. However, for now he will at the very least be a valuable rotation player, with the chance to develop into a high end starting point guard.
2. Gorgui Dieng- C- Louisville
- Remember how important Tyson Chandler’s defense was for the Mavericks when they won the title? Well, Dieng is an elite defender, shot blocker, an excellent rebounder and has a very underrated offensive game, where he is capable of scoring from ten feet in. He has the chance to be a high end defensive center and the Mavericks are just as desperate for a center than as a point guard, which makes Dieng an obvious choice ...