OKC Thunder draft prospect series; Louisiana State Tigers guard Cameron Thomas (24) handles the ball while defended by Michigan Wolverines guard Mike Smith: Aaron Doster-USA TODAY Sports
Next up for Intentions annual OKC Thunder prospect profile series is LSU guard Cameron Thomas.
Noted as a microwave scorer who broke several scoring records Thomas won’t be feasting on the defensive end but could be the next version of J.J. Redick.
For a team like the OKC Thunder, the question will be whether they are willing to add a prospect who isn’t projected to have a high defensive ceiling but could provide offense in bunches off the bench.
OKC Thunder draft prospect profile for Cameron Thomas:
- Height: 6’4″
- Weight: 210 pounds
- Position: Guard
- Birthdate/Age: October 13, 2001, 19 years
- College: LSU, Freshman
- Stat line: 23 points, 3.4 rebounds, 1.4 assists, 0.9 steals
- Home Town: Chesapeake, Virginia
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Most mock drafts have Thomas projected to go anywhere from 20th to 29th in the first round.
With that let’s dive a little deeper into Cameron Thomas to determine his strengths and weaknesses.