Arizona fans are well aware of Aaron Gordon’s ability on defense. The star forward anchored the Wildcats’ #1 defense in the country last year by defending numerous positions.
But will his defensive prowess translate to the professional game? Our friends at numberFire seem to think so. Check out this article, entitled “How Aaron Gordon Will Add Some Magic to Orlando’s Defense” to get a look at how Gordon’s defense projects to help the Magic.
“Aaron Gordon isn’t the biggest name in the draft, but he has all the potential to be one of the household names whose name was called during the 2014 NBA Draft. This is why it really wasn’t a total shock when the Orlando Magic selected him fourth overall.
Gordon, a University of Arizona standout, declared for the draft after his freshman year, a campaign during which he tallied 12.4 points, 8.0 rebounds, and 2.0 assists. Even though he’s only 18 years old, Gordon already is listed around 6’9″ and 220 pounds – not bad for someone shy of 20.” Click here to read more…