Houston : NBA Draft Grade B
12) Jeremy Lamb, SF; (16) Royce White, PF; (18) Terrence Jones, Furkan Aldemir (Trade)
I really like what the Rockets did in the draft. They took 3 players that all have great upside but have the potential to be busts. I didn’t like that the Rockets took both White and Jones, who both play the same position. The Rockets could have used a center or a point guard in this draft.
The Houston Rockets need some help on the wing and the pick of Jeremy Lamb makes sense. Chase Budinger was traded away so Lamb fits a need right away.
Lamb has very good size and length for a shooting guard, but he really needs to add some weight. Lamb is a great athlete with his quickness and jumping ability. He is also an excellent an aggressive defender. One word to describe his offensive game is smooth. He is an excellent shooter who excels at the mid-range game. He needs to be more aggressive on offense .
White did it all at Iowa State he pretty much led his team a...