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Clemson's McDaniels To Enter In Draft


Clemson junior K.J. McDaniels plans to announce this week that he is entering the 2014 NBA draft.

McDaniels, a 6-foot-6, 200-pound small forward, is likely to be picked in the first round (DraftExpress has him No. 20), though it is possible he could slip. He averaged averaged 17.1 points, 7.1 rebounds, 2.8 blocks and 1.2 steals per game and won Atlantic Coast Conference Defensive Player of the Year last season.

At minimum, McDaniels should be a capable NBA defender and maybe more hes a great shot blocker for a guy 66?. With quality teams in the late first round looking for role players, he might make sense.

For more on this story visit: Dan Feldman, NBC Sports


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