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Jimmer Fredette: 6 Reasons the Sacramento Kings Will Regret Drafting Him
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Let me begin by saying that I actually like Jimmer Fredette. Obviously,  I want him to succeed, if only so I can keep peppering the word "Jimmer" into everyday conversations.

The problem is, the more I think about it, the more it seems that he is being set up for failure.

Even before the night of the 2011 NBA draft, the Sacramento Kings had clearly decided that Jimmer would be the team's first-round pick.

Although they ended up picking 10th instead of seventh, the Kings got their man in the end. Jimmer is a King, and speculation about what position he will fill for the team, whether or not he was the right pick, and how he will fit in in Sacramento has already begun.

Although there is no denying Jimmer's popularity, limitless range or scoring ability, the Fredette pick could be one that haunts the Kings for years to come.

Here are six reasons why the Kings will regret drafting Jimmer...

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