- Fran Fraschilla, College Basketball
As an NBA team puts together a complete roster, it has to be conscious of filling it out with some specialists that can help you win games on both ends of the floor. As a coach, three places I would start with are shooters, energy guys off the bench and big men who can defend the rim. Here are some of the best in each category in this draft. Not every one of these guys is a potential first-round pick, but all can help a team win some games.
Sometimes one great skill is enough to earn you a spot on an NBA roster. Fran Fraschilla breaks down this year's crop of shooters, shot-blockers and energy guys as teams look to fill specific needs in both rounds of Thursday's NBA draft.