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Draft Express Weighs in on Thon Maker in 2016 NBA Draft

Draft Express doesn't like the high schooler much.

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Update: The "Portland" in Givony's tweet below was location, not team. Story has been modified.

In the midst of NBA Playoffs fever, Jonathan Givony of DraftExpress offered this tweet today:

DraftExpress has Maker as the 40th selection in their Mock Draft. The 7'0', 216lb projected forward has declared for the NBA Draft straight out of high school.

Givony waxes on about Maker:

They offer these videos detailing his strengths:

And weaknesses:

Worth noting: the Trail Blazers do not have any selections in the 2016 NBA Draft. If they like Maker, or any draft prospect, they'd have to trade into the draft to get them.