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news from Sunday, May 19, 2019

- In this latest instalment of draft profiles, I will be looking at Nassir Little. College Team: Univ North Carolina (Freshman) Position: SF/SG Height: 6'6" – 6'7" Wingspan: 7'1" 2018-19 Stats: Over 36 games in around 18min per game he averages 17pts, 5reb, 0.3blk, 1.2stl, 2.4ast at 51% FG, 46% 3P and 82% FT. Projected Draft Spot: Late Lottery - mid 1st Rd. Strengths: Of...

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- Nassir Little is trying to be at his best in draft workouts. The North Carolina product is projected to be a first-round pick in June but thinks he hasn't put his entire game on display. "I think I shoot better than I showcased at UNC," Little told 247Sports on Friday when asked about his collegiate struggles. "I can handle the ball better. That's pretty much it - everything...

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news from Saturday, May 18, 2019

- Role play a concern for potential Heat draft pick Nassir Little Among the challenges of drafting in the middle of the first round is getting a vision of potential possibilities, especially with so many floaters hindering the focus. Which brings the Miami Heat to Nassir Little, with forecasts placing the North Carolina freshman wing everywhere from several slots ahead of the Heat's No. 13 selec...

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