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Vitals: 18 years old, 6'6", 190 lbs, 6'9" wingspan
When it comes to upside and playmaking potential, no 2014 point guard comes even close to Australian sensation Dante Exum.
The long, athletic youngster uses his smooth slashing skills to knife through defenses, and he's just as comfortable dishing to teammates as he is finishing at the rim.
During Australia's recent national schools championship game, Exum struggled to shoot from the field but remained the most powerful player on the floor. He burned Scots College for 15 assists as he led Ginninderra College to the title.
He explains his unselfish approach to the Sydney Morning Herald, per Lee Gaskin:
I knew coming into this tournament there was going to be a lot of attention towards me...tried to get my shooting going, but it wasn't working for me, so I knew the best way for us to win was to get other teammates involved. Obviously that worked for us and that was the best way for us to win.
The underwhelming shooting doesn't warrant huge red flags, as it's just a matter of ironing it out and finding greater consistency.
While his thrilling offensive skills generate most of the buzz, keep in mind Exum could also be an outstanding defender in the NBA. He has the combination of size and quickness required to guard three different positions.