NBA Top 10 Shooting Guards Heading Into 2017

Top 10 Shooting Guards:



1) James Harden (Houston Rockets)

Overall offensive game is complete. Lives at the free throw line.



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2) Klay Thompson (Golden State Warriors)

Part of the best shooting backcourt in NBA history. He is an elite defender as well.



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3) Jimmy Butler (Minnesota Timberwolves)

Has always been a top defender, now his offense has caught up.



4) Bradley Beal (Washington Wizards)

Deadly shooter with range who is also a solid defender.



5) DeMar DeRozen (Toronto Raptors)

Has become a very reliable player on both ends. Helps to be super athletic.



6) Avery Bradley (Detroit Pistons)

Has quietly became a very effective two way player. Defense has been his calling card.




7) C. J. McCollum (Portland Trailblazers)

Fourth year player has become a problem on offense. He will only get better.



8) Devin Booker (Phoenix Suns)

A second year player who found his offense and is just scratching the surface of his potential.




9) Khris Middleton (Milwaukee Bucks)

An injury slowed his progression. Not a name most are familiar with,  but we will be soon.



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10) Kentavious Caldwell-Pope (Los Angeles Lakers) – There is a theme here with fourth year players. He was known for his offense, but surprised many with his defense.

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