76ers (via Magic) get Latvia C Anzejs Pasecniks

The Philadelphia 76erswill receive Latvianforward Anzejs Pasecnikswith the No. 25 overall pick (via Magic) of the 2017 NBA draft on Thursday night.

Ford's Big Board ranking -- No. 24:"Skilled big man who's comfortable in the paint or on the perimeter offensively. Good shooter with range. Nice touch around the basket." More (Insider)

Kevin Pelton's stats and scouting ranking -- No. 29: "Middling block and defensive rebound rates, however, might limit Pasceniks to a reserve role in the NBA." More (Insider)

Read the full scouting report (Insider)

ESPN Analytics projection (within his first five seasons):


  • Chances he'll be an All-Star: 2.31percent


  • Chances he'll be a starter: 4.0percent

  • Chances he'll be a role player: 6.51percent


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