Combine results: Best athletes
June, 4, 2007
The NBA released the testing results from the Orlando pre-draft camp on Monday. For the fifth straight year Insider has obtained this confidential report from a league source. Maryland guard D.J. Strawberry ranked as the draft's best athlete followed by Notre Dame's Russell Carter and Marquette's Dominic James. Ohio State's Mike Conley ranked fourth, Purdue's Carl Landry ranked fifth, Temple's Dustin Salisbery was sixth, Georgia Tech's Thaddeus Young was seventh, Colorado State's Jason Smith was eighth, Ohio State's Ron Lewis was ninth and Eastern Washington's Rodney Stuckey ranked 10th. In individual stats, Carter bench pressed 185 pounds the most times with 25 reps. Florida State's Al Thornton and Cal State Fullerton's Bobby Brown had the highest maximum vertical with 41 inches. Syracuse forward Demetris Nichols had the fastest lane agility drill at 10.39 seconds. And Conley finished with the fastest sprint time of 3.09 seconds.