Lucas Nogueira Traded to Atlanta Hawks: Pro Player Comparison

BR StudiosFeatured ColumnistJune 18, 2013

With the No. 16 pick of the 2013 NBA draft, the Boston Celtics (via the Dallas Mavericks) selected Lucas Nogueira from Brazil and was subsequently traded to the Atlanta Hawks, according to With the No. 16 pick of the 2013 NBA draft, the Boston Celtics selected Lucas Nogueira from Brazil. 

While interviewing the top draft prospects of the 2013 NBA Draft Combine, Bleacher Report asked each of them which NBA player they would compare themselves to.

Afterward, we caught up with former Memphis Grizzlies scout Tony Barone Jr. to find out his pro player comparison for each prospect and projections for what kind of impact these players will make in the NBA.

Watch now to hear which NBA player Barone thinks Lucas Nogueira is most like and what he thinks about his future in the NBA.

Which NBA player do you think Nogueira plays like? Let us know in the comments below.