On Tuesday, Kentucky forward Julius Randle announced his intention to enter the 2014 NBA draft. To help readers get to know top NBA draft prospects, Insider offers a 360-degree look at many of them in a scouting report featuring three expert perspectives: Kevin Pelton (analytics), Amin Elhassan (scouting) and Chad Ford (NBA front offices).
Julius Randle | 6-9, 225 pounds | POWER FORWARD | FRESHMAN
Chad Ford's Top 100: No. 5
Strengths: Rebound%, Foul% | Weaknesses: 2-point%, Steal%, Block%
WARP projection: 1.7 (15th among top 100)
Comparables: Brandon Bass (96.1), J.J. Hickson (96.1), Al-Farouq Aminu (96.0), Spencer Hawes (95.8)