Cade Cunningham’s NBA Blueprint Was Drafted in Texas
Top NBA draft picks tend to fall into a handful of categories. There are back-line big men who invite the happy thought of certain problems (interior defense, rebounding) taken care of for the next decade. There are will-o’-the-wisp guards who move in double time and see the game at half speed. There are players who seem destined to do everything that can be done on a basketball court, rightly (LeBron James) or wrongly (Ben Simmons). Cade Cunningham has in many ways followed the red-carpet path rolled out by his predecessors. As a sixteen-year-old in Arlington, just three years ago, he was a top-25 recruit whose presence in a weeknight game would have college coaches traversing multiple state lines to be in attendance. By the time…View Original Post
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