According to The Hoops Report’s latest mock draft, the San Antonio Spurs might go with David Lighty in the first round and Mike Davis in second.
Justin Harper fell into 33rd pick overall, while Travis Leslie boost his stock going 9th in the second round.
Let’s get to know Lighty and Davis better.
David Lighty – SG/SF, 6-foot-6, 215 lbs.
Stats: 12.1 ppg, 4.0 rpg, 3.3 apg, 46.8% FG, 62.7% FT, 42.9% 3FG
At 6-foot-6 216, Lighty has adequate size for a swingman. One of the most experienced players in this year’s draft class, and has been exposed to winning Plays very smart and mistake-free basketball.
Highly unselfish and doesn’t need the ball to be effective. Shows decent athleticism, and certainly has good enough footwork to compete athletically on an NBA floor.
Plays great defense. Very physical and fundamental, and moves his feet very well. Preparation is good.
Did a great job of knowing his matchups tendencies, always being prepared. Very good at knowing when to take risks for the sake of his team on defense. Has the strength, savvy and adequate size to defend SG’s and SF’s effectively. Uses his strong footwork to deny penetrations.