With the 24th pick in the 2015 NBA draft the Cleveland Cavaliers select Terry Rozier, Guard, Louisville.


I started brainstorming this pick before Kyrie Irving went down and Matt Dellavedova became the super star of the Finals… So I'm sticking with my guns because I think Dellavedova may have a little Jeremy Lin flash in the pan going for him right now.

Rozier has been moving up and down draft boards and has popped in and out of the first round the past two months, however I feel he could be a legitimate PG for a Cavs team that has an injured superstar in Irving and an undrafted finals star Dellavedova. Rozier is a high volume scorer who relies on his speed to push the tempo of play, and can quickly cut to the basket on unassuming defenses.

As a freshmen he shot 37% from beyond the arc, and 30% as a sophomore. I'm confident an NBA coaching staff would be able to bring his three point numbers back up to resemble his freshman campaign at Louisville. Rozier is a team player and extremely hard worker, my favorite stat of his is his 6.6 rebounds per game as a 6'1" freshman point guard.

Overall Rozier is a team player who could give the Cavs an up tempo look when resting the all star Kyrie Irving.

And lastly thanks to the Stiffs staff for giving me the opportunity to post on this awesome blog! Go Nuggets!

*The Cavs could have drafted Anthony Carter with this pick and still have made the finals in the Eastern Conference.*

Here is a breakdown of the draft so far:

Selection Team GM Player Taken
1 T-wolves Russscot Karl Anthony Towns
2 Lakers Rocky Mountain Way D’Angelo Russel
3 76ers Fishbowlin Emmanuel Mudiay
4 Knicks CombatChuk Justise Winslow
5 Magic moondoggie12 Kristaps Porzingis
6 Kings Mr_RyMo Jahlil Okafor
7 Nuggets Agaliarept Mario Hezonja
8 Pistons TheMozgovCocktail Stanley Johnson
9 Hornets It’s the LAW SON Devin Booker
10 Heat teenasty Willie Cauley Stein
11 Pacers cubobafett56 Myles Turner
12 Jazz Zachm19 Frank Kaminsky
13 Suns LuckyStiff Kelly Oubre
14 Thunder Salticus Tyus Jones
15 Hawks George Karl Marx Sam Dekker
16 Celtics rps23 Montrezl Harrell
17 Bucks okan.idug Bobby Portis
18 Rockets dynamoe.joe Delon Wright
19 Wizards Timing Justin Anderson
20 Raptors Pozz303 Cameron Payne
21 Mavs The_NGUYENNER Jerian Grant
22 Bulls What you Shawquin about? RJ Hunter
23 Blazers BobbyGeezo Trey Lyles
24 Cavs NC_Bronco89 Terry Rozier
G_moneyball and the Memphis Grizzlies are on the clock.