Draymond Green Praises Evan Mobley as Chris Bosh, Kevin Garnett, Tim Duncan Hybrid

Paul KasabianFeatured Columnist IIApril 16, 2022

Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green (23) moves the ball down court in the first half of an NBA basketball game against the New Orleans Pelicans in New Orleans, Sunday, April 10, 2022. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)
AP Photo/Gerald Herbert

Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green is providing commentary on Twitter for Friday's Atlanta Hawks vs. Cleveland Cavaliers play-in game, and he appears to be a big fan of Cavs rookie forward Evan Mobley.

In fact, he gave a future pro comparison to NBA legends Kevin Garnett, Tim Duncan and Chris Bosh.

Draymond Green @Money23Green

Mobley special!!

Draymond Green @Money23Green

Bigs don’t catch that pass in traffic and make plays. SPECIAL!! And he’s still clumsy hahahaha BOY!! Watch out!!

Draymond Green @Money23Green

Once he figures his body out…. Forget about it! KGxBosh with a little bit of Timmie D feel!

Mobley and the Cavs started hot. The former USC star got things going with a corner three before throwing down a dunk off a Jarrett Allen lob.

Cleveland Cavaliers @cavs

<a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/MobleyROTY?src=hash&amp;ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">#MobleyROTY</a> starts us off with a 💥 <br><br>📺 <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/CavsHawks?src=hash&amp;ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">#CavsHawks</a> on <a href="https://twitter.com/ESPNNBA?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">@ESPNNBA</a> <a href="https://t.co/SCR4umhKpF">pic.twitter.com/SCR4umhKpF</a>


Bigs can throw alley-oops too!<br><br>Jarrett Allen finds Evan Mobley for the 💥<br><br>Watch the <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/MetaQuestPlayIn?src=hash&amp;ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">#MetaQuestPlayIn</a> on ESPN <a href="https://t.co/iRNewm46n8">pic.twitter.com/iRNewm46n8</a>

For the season, he averaged 15.0 points, 8.3 rebounds and 1.7 blocks. He's looking to help lead the Cavs to the playoffs for the first time since 2018.