AJ Griffin, born on August 25, 2003), his hometown is located in White Plains, New York, USA. He is a professional American basketball player who will join the NBA in July 2022. He was selected by the Eagles with the 16th pick in the first round of the draft (the draft template is Jimmy Butler/Jaylen Brown), and he serves as a forward.
AJ-Griffin studied at Duke University. He has excellent height and strong athletic ability. He is a scorer who is good at playing off the ball. In the U16 U.S. team, he averaged 13.5 points in 18.4 minutes per game, helping the team win the gold medal at the 2019 FIBA U16 Americas Championship. In college, he was one of the most efficient offensive role players and played a key role in Duke’s rise.
In the freshman season, he averaged 24 minutes per game, scored 10.4 points, 3.9 rebounds and 1 assist, and shot 49.3% from the field and 44.7% from the three-point range.
1. He has excellent athletic abilities such as speed and jumping, and has comprehensive scoring skills.
2. His fixed-point shooting ability is outstanding. Averaged 1.36 points per catch-and-shoot jump shot.
3. He has scoring explosiveness, but his passing ability needs to be improved.
1. His combination of height and strength gives him a solid defensive foundation.
2. The defensive stability is not high.