Today we take a look at another player the Celtics should consider with their second pick, number 17 overall, in Thursday’s NBA Draft. For other candidates, read up on Kyle Anderson, Jusuf Nurkić and T. J. Warren.
Name: James Young
Position: Shooting Guard
Stats: 6’6″, 215 lbs.
Young played in the state of Michigan for his entire high school career; he first played two years at Troy High School, and his last two at Rochester. Young’s numbers at both schools were very similar: at Troy he averaged 25.1 points, 16 rebounds and 4.5 assists per game, and at Rochester he recorded 27.2 ppg, 16 rpg, and 5.7 apg. Young was selected to play in the McDonald’s All-American Game, and was rated #8 on the ESPN 100 list last year. Continue reading Celtics 2014 Draft Targets: James Young »