Kelly Oubre Jr.

Kelly Oubre Jr. (WAS) – “K.O.” | “Wizard Kelly” ad

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WAS Shooting Guard/Small Forward: 6’7, 205 lbs; 3rd year, Kansas

NBA Role: (raw) two-way forward • UnderDOG

An athletic wing outta Kansas (by way of Findlay Prep), Kelly Oubre Jr. is a two-way prospect w/ a smooth outside game; has shown tremendous improvement on the defensive end; offensive profile: lefty shooter w/ consistent mechanics, does a solid job of alluding & slipping around defenders (euros, stutters) for buckets in the paint; could become a two-way, wing/forward complement to John Wall, Brad Beal & Otto Porter Jr.; star tools – confident player w/ great athleticism – can score & defend (when galvanized); needs to work on getting teammates involved and finishing below the three-point line; is Oubre Jr. Scott Brooks’s latest sensation (a la Reggie Jackson (DET) or failed experiment? (ahem, Jeremy Lamb (CHA); Washington’s undisputed X-Factor in 2017

DOG Status: UnderDOG

Signature Shot: 3-pointer

(*factory setting*) NBA 2K17 Rating: 70


Couple DOG Facts:

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  • Career: 5.2 points/game, 2.8 rebounds/game, 42% FG
  • Played in 79 games (2016-17)