…he Year in many campaigns. He finished the season with 19 points, 4 rebounds, and 8 assists a game, numbers only Oscar Robertson and Damon Stoudamire matched as rookies. But he wasn’t very efficient, hitting just 32% of his threes and under 50% of his twos for a 54% tr…
That’s a really disturbing comp, if you think about it. One guy was 6'5" and became a Hall of Fame player. The other guy was a 5'10" guy nicknamed Might Mouse who never made an All-Star team. Young is somewhere in the middle, 4 inches taller and 8 pounds heavier than Stoudamire, but 3 inches shorter and 25 pounds lighter than Robertson.
He’s probably never going to be a good defender, so the question is whether he can be an elite offensive threat.