@Peezus Most of his score at will points come off a fast break against 6'3 or smaller guards. If you really think Ben Simmons is going to be scoring 20ppg like LeBron James, your crazy. I love the way he plays, sits by the free throw making plays for others. His defense is incredible. And his rebounding skills is great. But what I'm saying is if he can't knock down shots in the NBA, he will not be a franchise player.
Summary: One of the best pure point guards in college basketball, Machado has worked himself into the discussion of being a possible late first-round pick. He is one of the nation's leaders in assists, and his ability to distribute the basketball should certainly earn him a shot in the league. I wouldn't totally be shocked if some team falls in love with him and he sneaks into the middle of the first round, especially in this weaker point guard draft.
Player Comparison: Ty Lawson.
Machado certainly isn't as quick Lawson in the open floor or as skilled as a scorer, but the way Machado orchestrated the up-tempo Iona offense reminds me of what Lawson did at North Carolina.