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7 Reasons Why Jimmer Fredette Is Perfect for the Sacramento Kings
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Heading into the 2011 NBA Draft, the Sacramento Kings were looking at the number seven pick, but really only one person on their big draft board: Jimmer Fredette.

The senior guard out of BYU won numerous awards in his last year with the Cougars including the Rupp Award, Oscar Robertson Trophy, AP Player of the Year, and the Naismith Player of the Year to go with his 29 points per game season.

Many critics did not like the selection of Fredette by the Sacramento Kings, who struggled last season, ending with the second-worst record in the Western Conference, but here are seven reasons why he is a perfect fit for this young franchise.

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