NBA Draft 2011: Steve Nash and Other NBA Comparisons for Jimmer Fredette

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NBA Draft 2011: Steve Nash and Other NBA Comparisons for Jimmer Fredette
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After a spectacular collegiate career, Jimmer Fredette of BYU is likely to get just as much media attention as any prospect in this year's NBA Draft.

The team that ultimately selects him will receive two polar opposite reactions: skepticism from draft analysts and praise from Jimmer's considerable legion of fans.

For his hardcore fans, there is no question that Fredette will continue to terrorize NBA defenses as he did as the main scoring option for BYU.

However, all the teams that are interested in his skill set have been asking, "Can Jimmer's success translate to the pro level?"

No one will be able to tell for sure how well Fredette will perform until he finally steps foot on an NBA court. Until then, the following is a short list of possible comparisons with active NBA players, and then a prediction of how his career could pan out.

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