Those things are important. His jump shot will be one question mark just as a byproduct of him making only And even on the offensive end, I feel like I can help run a team, I feel like I can score on and off the ball and be a great asset to the team.
Maxey is appealing to the Sixers because of his ability to play both on and off the ball and his strong defense. He's worked out with Ben Simmons, another Klutch Sports client.
I think everybody stops by and they always see me in there working and grinding. It's not too difficult to envision Simmons and Maxey sharing a backcourt in certain lineups, with Maxey guarding point guards and Simmons matching up against wings.
He allowed just 0. Sixers take talented combo guard with 21st pick.
With his first first-round selection in five years, new president of basketball operations Daryl Morey took combo guard Tyrese Maxey with the 21st pick in the NBA draft. The year-old is a high-energy, charismatic kid who plays with joy and appears to enjoy big stages. The Sixers pounced Wednesday night on the opportunity to draft a talented, one-and-done player from Kentucky.
It was a bit surprising that Maxey lasted until No. This is a guy who constantly works on his game.