Over the next few weeks, Josh Robbins and I evaluate the 2012-13 seasons of each player who finished on the
Our series taking a look at all 14 players begins today:
Position: Shooting guard
2012-13 stats: 36.0 mpg, 43.9 fg%,. 30.0 3p%, 85.7 ft%, 16.5 ppg, 3.7 rpg, 3.2 apg
Background: A six-year pro out of UCLA, Afflalo began his career with the
Strengths: No one can ever doubt Afflalo’s effort level. He’s a classy professional and a dependable scorer, picking up the load whenever
Needs to improve: Afflalo shot poorly from the 3-point line. He struggles to finish drives at times and can be prone to turnovers in bunches (he had 11 games with four or more turnovers).
The future: No player can be totally secure in a rebuild. His stay might be determined in June’s draft if the Magic select former Kansas star shooting guard