2024 NBA Draft mailbag: Spurs drafting for Wemby’s timeline, Rockets’ perfect prospect and more – The Athletic

Kelly Iko answers your draft questions for the Spurs, Rockets and Grizzlies.

I think the Rockets’ biggest needs are shooting and rim protection. Although shooting is always desirable, it seems like more of a gamble in the draft. It seems to me that the league is moving more to the value of big men. I really like the big fellow from UConn — Donovan Clingan. What do you think? — Jerry C. 
It’s rare to find centers at that age who have displayed defensive dominance and versatility, fluidity for his frame and ability to contain ballhandlers in front of him, the


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