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Kentavious Caldwell-Pope

25-Year-Old        Los Angeles Lakers

2017-18 NBA Stats

PTS

13.4

REB

5.2

AST

2.2

STL

1.4

BLK

0.2

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2017-18 Fantasy Basketball Outlook

For the third straight season in 2016-17, Caldwell-Pope served as a full-time starter on the wing for the Pistons and averaged double-digit points while guarding the opposition’s top perimeter threat and providing reliable shooting. In the modern NBA, there will always be a ...

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HT: 6' 5"   WT: 205 lbs   DOB: 2/18/1993  College: Georgia   DRAFTED: 1st Rd, #8 Overall in 2013   Show ContractHide Contract

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Signed a one-year, $12 million contract with the Lakers in July of 2017.

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Caldwell-Pope agreed to a one-year, $12 million contract with the Lakers on Sunday, Shams Charania of Yahoo Sports reports.

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Kentavious Caldwell-Pope NBA Stats – Per Game
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Season Age Team G Min PTS REB AST STL BLK 3PM FG% FT% TO OREB DREB 3PA 3P% FGM FGA FTM FTA
2013-14 20 DET 80 19.8 5.9 2.0 0.7 0.9 0.2 0.7 39.6 77.0 0.4 0.5 1.5 2.3 31.9 2.3 5.8 0.6 0.8
2014-15 21 DET 82 31.5 12.7 3.1 1.3 1.1 0.2 1.9 40.1 69.6 1.1 0.6 2.5 5.4 34.5 4.8 11.9 1.3 1.9
2015-16 22 DET 76 36.7 14.5 3.7 1.8 1.4 0.2 1.5 42.0 81.1 1.4 0.9 2.8 4.9 30.9 5.3 12.6 2.4 3.0
2016-17 23 DET 76 33.3 13.8 3.3 2.5 1.2 0.2 2.0 39.9 83.2 1.1 0.7 2.5 5.8 35.0 4.9 12.2 2.0 2.4
2017-18 24 LAL 74 33.2 13.4 5.2 2.2 1.4 0.2 2.1 42.6 78.9 1.3 0.8 4.4 5.6 38.3 4.6 10.8 2.1 2.6
2017-18 Projections 25 LAL 80 34.7 Subscribe now to see our 2017-18 projections for Kentavious Caldwell-Pope

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Kentavious Caldwell-Pope NBA Stats – Recent Stat Breakdown
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Time Period G Min PTS REB AST STL BLK 3PM FG% FT% TO OREB DREB 3PA 3P% FGM FGA FTM FTA
Last 7 Days 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Last 14 Days 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Last 30 Days 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Last 5 Games 5 23.6 8.0 2.6 2.6 0.6 0.4 1.0 36.8 100.0 0.8 0.4 2.2 3.0 33.3 2.8 7.6 1.4 1.4
Last 10 Games 10 28.6 11.0 3.8 2.3 0.7 0.4 1.3 38.8 91.3 1.3 0.4 3.4 4.7 27.7 3.8 9.8 2.1 2.3
Last 20 Games 20 33.8 13.0 5.1 2.2 1.0 0.3 2.3 41.3 90.0 1.5 0.7 4.4 5.9 38.5 4.3 10.3 2.3 2.5

 

2017-18 NBA Game Log   Kentavious Caldwell-Pope
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Date Opp SCORE MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TO FGM FGA FTM FTA 3PM 3PA OREB DREB FOULS
Apr 11 @LAC 100-115 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Apr 10 HOU 99-105 21 3 2 3 1 0 0 1 8 0 0 1 5 0 2 1
Apr 8 UTA 97-112 23 8 2 1 1 1 2 3 7 2 2 0 1 0 2 3
Apr 6 MIN 96-113 35 8 3 3 1 1 1 3 13 0 0 2 6 2 1 1
Apr 4 SAS 122-112 37 21 6 6 0 0 1 7 9 5 5 2 2 0 6 3
Apr 3 @UTA 117-110 40 28 5 1 1 1 1 8 14 7 8 5 9 0 5 5
Apr 1 SAC 83-84 39 16 3 1 1 0 4 6 13 4 5 0 6 0 3 1
Mar 30 MIL 122-124 16 6 3 3 1 0 0 3 8 0 0 0 3 1 2 1
Mar 28 DAL 103-93 35 7 9 2 1 0 4 2 8 3 3 0 4 0 9 0
Mar 26 @DET 112-106 38 13 5 3 0 1 0 5 17 0 0 3 10 1 4 1
Mar 24 @MEM 93-100 43 18 5 1 1 0 2 5 12 4 4 4 9 2 3 4
Mar 22 @NOP 128-125 43 28 4 2 0 0 1 9 15 2 2 8 11 1 3 3
Mar 19 @IND 110-100 39 12 7 1 1 1 2 3 10 3 3 3 8 0 7 2
Mar 16 MIA 91-92 39 6 9 4 1 0 4 2 6 2 2 0 2 1 8 3
Mar 14 @GSW 117-106 32 13 4 0 3 0 1 4 14 3 4 2 8 0 4 3
Mar 13 DEN 112-103 36 10 8 5 2 0 0 3 6 3 4 1 4 1 7 3
Mar 11 CLE 127-113 38 20 6 1 2 0 2 7 13 2 2 4 8 2 4 2
Mar 9 @DEN 125-116 39 17 9 1 1 0 1 5 11 2 2 5 10 2 7 2
Mar 7 ORL 108-107 39 10 2 3 0 0 1 3 7 2 2 2 5 0 2 2
Mar 5 POR 103-108 41 16 9 2 2 0 2 6 14 1 2 3 5 1 8 2
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Mar 3 @SAS 112-116 43 18 13 2 3 0 1 7 13 1 1 3 5 2 11 4
Mar 1 @MIA 113-131 36 18 4 1 0 0 2 6 8 4 6 2 3 1 3 2
Feb 26 @ATL 104-123 32 10 14 3 2 0 3 4 12 0 0 2 5 2 12 2
Feb 24 @SAC 108-113 38 34 7 2 0 0 0 12 20 2 3 8 14 0 7 3
Feb 23 DAL 124-102 30 15 6 2 3 0 1 6 10 0 0 3 5 0 6 1
Feb 15 @MIN 119-111 41 17 11 6 2 0 1 6 9 2 3 3 6 1 10 3
Feb 14 @NOP 139-117 33 5 8 8 0 1 1 2 6 0 0 1 2 0 8 1
Feb 10 @DAL 130-123 35 14 6 4 3 0 0 5 8 2 4 2 5 2 4 4
Feb 8 OKC 106-81 31 20 7 1 1 0 0 7 10 3 3 3 5 1 6 2
Feb 6 PHO 112-93 28 5 6 0 3 0 1 1 8 3 3 0 2 0 6 3
Feb 4 @OKC 104-108 29 13 5 3 1 0 1 5 11 2 3 1 4 2 3 2
Feb 2 @BKN 99-102 23 3 0 1 0 0 1 0 5 3 4 0 3 0 0 2
Jan 31 @ORL 127-105 32 12 2 3 1 0 1 4 9 3 3 1 3 1 1 4
Jan 28 @TOR 123-111 34 16 4 2 1 0 0 5 13 3 5 3 6 1 3 0
Jan 26 @CHI 103-108 24 5 7 2 0 0 0 2 7 0 0 1 3 3 4 3
Jan 23 BOS 108-107 24 8 4 1 0 0 0 2 8 2 4 2 6 1 3 1
Jan 21 NYK 127-107 Did Not Play
Jan 19 IND 99-86 Did Not Play
Jan 17 @OKC 114-90 15 10 1 2 2 0 0 3 5 2 2 2 3 0 1 0
Jan 15 @MEM 123-114 33 27 7 3 2 0 3 8 16 5 5 6 10 0 7 2
Jan 13 @DAL 101-107 41 17 5 0 0 0 1 5 8 5 8 2 3 1 4 4
Jan 11 SAS 93-81 32 10 4 2 5 0 2 4 10 0 1 2 6 0 4 2
Jan 9 SAC 99-86 33 16 4 2 2 1 1 5 11 4 5 2 7 0 4 1
Jan 7 ATL 132-113 23 14 1 0 2 0 1 5 8 1 1 3 5 0 1 0
Jan 5 CHA 94-108 20 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 3 0 0 0 3 0 0 1
Jan 3 OKC 96-133 29 12 6 4 0 0 1 5 9 0 0 2 2 0 6 1
Jan 1 @MIN 114-96 Did Not Play
Dec 31 @HOU 148-142 Did Not Play
Dec 29 LAC 106-121 34 14 7 1 1 0 1 6 11 2 2 0 2 3 4 3
Dec 27 MEM 99-109 36 16 2 2 1 0 0 4 10 7 7 1 4 1 1 2
Dec 25 MIN 104-121 36 8 5 1 1 0 3 3 11 0 0 2 6 0 5 0
Dec 23 POR 92-95 33 11 9 1 2 0 0 5 12 0 0 1 5 1 8 0
Dec 22 @GSW 113-106 34 10 5 4 3 0 0 4 16 1 2 1 10 2 3 3
Dec 20 @HOU 116-122 Did Not Play
Dec 18 GSW 114-116 41 14 8 1 2 2 1 4 17 4 4 2 8 0 8 2
Dec 14 @CLE 121-112 Did Not Play
Dec 12 @NYK 113-109 38 24 4 3 3 0 1 8 20 4 4 4 14 2 2 1
Dec 9 @CHA 99-110 32 15 1 2 2 0 1 6 12 0 0 3 6 0 1 0
Dec 7 @PHI 104-107 37 13 4 0 3 0 0 5 12 1 5 2 3 1 3 0
Dec 3 HOU 95-118 35 16 3 1 2 0 2 5 12 2 2 4 7 0 3 1
Dec 2 @DEN 115-100 23 3 6 2 0 0 1 1 7 1 2 0 4 1 5 1
Nov 29 GSW 123-127 42 21 7 0 1 0 2 7 18 5 6 2 8 2 5 3
Nov 27 @LAC 120-115 37 29 6 1 3 0 1 12 28 0 0 5 11 2 4 1
Nov 22 @SAC 113-102 35 20 1 3 1 0 3 7 12 2 2 4 6 0 1 1
Nov 21 CHI 103-94 39 21 8 4 3 0 1 6 11 5 7 4 7 3 5 1
Nov 19 DEN 127-109 35 15 5 3 4 1 1 6 13 0 0 3 9 1 4 3
Nov 17 PHO 113-122 36 13 4 4 1 1 4 4 10 3 4 2 6 1 3 5
Nov 15 PHI 109-115 41 12 7 2 1 2 0 4 11 2 2 2 8 0 7 1
Nov 13 @PHO 93-100 34 15 10 3 2 0 4 5 15 1 3 4 9 2 8 1
Nov 11 @MIL 98-90 35 7 5 2 1 0 2 3 10 0 2 1 4 1 4 3
Nov 9 @WAS 111-95 34 13 4 3 3 0 1 5 10 3 4 0 4 2 2 1
Nov 8 @BOS 107-96 36 12 3 3 1 1 2 4 10 2 3 2 6 0 3 4
Nov 5 MEM 107-102 35 15 7 1 1 1 2 5 11 3 3 2 6 1 6 1
Nov 3 BKN 124-112 33 6 6 5 1 0 1 3 6 0 0 0 2 1 5 3
Nov 2 @POR 113-110 34 14 3 2 2 0 2 5 10 2 2 2 4 0 3 3
Oct 31 DET 113-93 28 13 6 2 1 0 2 4 10 3 4 2 5 0 6 2
Oct 28 @UTA 96-81 28 7 3 1 2 0 2 2 11 3 5 0 5 0 3 1
Oct 27 TOR 92-101 28 2 7 2 0 0 0 1 5 0 0 0 1 0 7 3
Oct 25 WAS 102-99 42 14 6 5 2 0 3 5 13 1 1 3 8 0 6 4
Oct 22 NOP 112-119 31 20 2 1 2 1 2 7 11 4 4 2 4 1 1 1
Oct 20 @PHO 130-132 Did Not Play
Oct 19 LAC 92-108 Did Not Play
Kentavious Caldwell-Pope Projections For Upcoming Games – Next 3 Days
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Kentavious Caldwell-Pope – Playing Time & Selected Stats

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#1 Shooting Guard
Also Listed As:  #4 Small Forward

1.  Kentavious Caldwell-Pope

2.  Josh Hart

3.  Lance Stephenson

4.  Sviatoslav Mykhailiuk

5.  Alex Caruso

6.  Gary Payton

7.  Brandon Ingram

Los Angeles Lakers

True Shooting Percentage

56.1%

True Shooting % in 2017-18

In 2017-18, Kentavious Caldwell-Pope has a true shooting percentage of 56.1%.

Projected True Shooting % in 2017-18

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What Is True Shooting Percentage?

True shooting percentage is weighted to account for field goals, three-pointers, and free throws – FG, 3Pt, FT – which provides a measure of a player's efficiency in the whole scope of shooting.

Kentavious Caldwell-Pope NBA Stats – Per 36 Minutes
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Season Age Team G Min PTS REB AST STL BLK 3PM FG% FT% TO OREB DREB 3PA 3P% FGM FGA FTM FTA
2013-14 20 DET 80 36.0 10.7 3.5 1.3 1.7 0.3 1.3 39.6 77.0 0.6 0.9 2.7 4.2 31.9 4.1 10.5 1.1 1.4
2014-15 21 DET 82 36.0 14.5 3.5 1.5 1.3 0.3 2.1 40.1 69.6 1.3 0.6 2.9 6.2 34.5 5.4 13.5 1.5 2.2
2015-16 22 DET 76 36.0 14.3 3.6 1.8 1.4 0.2 1.5 42.0 81.1 1.4 0.9 2.7 4.8 30.9 5.2 12.4 2.4 2.9
2016-17 23 DET 76 36.0 14.9 3.5 2.7 1.3 0.2 2.2 39.9 83.2 1.2 0.8 2.7 6.2 35.0 5.3 13.2 2.2 2.6
2017-18 24 LAL 74 36.0 14.5 5.7 2.4 1.6 0.2 2.3 42.6 78.9 1.4 0.9 4.8 6.1 38.3 5.0 11.7 2.2 2.8
2017-18 Projections 25 LAL 80 36.0 Subscribe now to see our 2017-18 projections for Kentavious Caldwell-Pope

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Kentavious Caldwell-Pope NBA Stats – Totals
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Season Age Team G Min PTS REB AST STL BLK 3PM FG% FT% TO OREB DREB 3PA 3P% FGM FGA FTM FTA
2013-14 20 DET 80 1583 470 156 55 75 12 59 39.6 77.0 28 38 118 185 31.9 182 460 47 61
2014-15 21 DET 82 2587 1043 255 109 93 18 153 40.1 69.6 94 46 209 444 34.5 390 972 110 158
2015-16 22 DET 76 2789 1105 282 138 110 17 114 42.0 81.1 105 70 212 369 30.9 403 960 185 228
2016-17 23 DET 76 2529 1047 248 193 89 12 153 39.9 83.2 86 55 193 437 35.0 370 928 154 185
2017-18 24 LAL 74 2458 992 387 162 106 16 159 42.6 78.9 97 60 327 415 38.3 340 798 153 194
2017-18 Projections 25 LAL 80 2776 Subscribe now to see our 2017-18 projections for Kentavious Caldwell-Pope

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Kentavious Caldwell-Pope NBA Advanced Stats
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Season Age Team G Min TS% eFG% AR TOR AST/TO EFF
2013-14 20 DET 80 19.8 48.3 46.0 9.7 4.9 2.0 5.6
2014-15 21 DET 82 31.5 50.1 48.0 8.8 7.6 1.2 9.7
2015-16 22 DET 76 36.7 52.1 47.9 10.6 8.1 1.3 12.5
2016-17 23 DET 76 33.3 51.9 48.1 15.0 6.7 2.2 12.0
2017-18 24 LAL 74 33.2 56.1 52.6 14.2 8.5 1.7 14.4
2017-18 Projections 25 LAL 80 34.7 Subscribe now to see our 2017-18 projections for Kentavious Caldwell-Pope

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Kentavious Caldwell-Pope: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Caldwell-Pope appeared in 74 games with the Lakers during the 2017-18 NBA season and averaged 13.4 points, 5.2 rebounds and 2.2 assists per game.

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Caldwell-Pope will not return to Wednesday's game against the Clippers with a right shoulder AC joint sprain, Mike Trudell of the Lakers' official site reports.

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Caldwell-Pope is expected to see only limited minutes in Wednesday's season finale against the Clippers, Ohm Youngmisuk of ESPN reports.

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Caldwell-Pope collected eight points (3-7 FG, 0-1 3Pt, 2-2 FT), two rebounds, one assist, one steal and one block across 23 minutes in Sunday's 112-97 loss to the Jazz.

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Caldwell-Pope mustered eight points (3-13 FG, 2-6 3Pt) three rebounds, three assists, one steal and one block across 35 minutes in Friday's 113-96 loss to the Timberwolves.

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Caldwell-Pope totaled 21 points (7-9 FG, 2-2 3Pt, 5-5 FT), six rebounds and six assists across 37 minutes in Wednesday's 122-112 overtime victory over the Spurs.

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Caldwell-Pope (knee) is available to return to Wednesday's game against the Spurs, Mike Trudell of the Lakers' official site reports.

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Caldwell-Pope contributed 28 points (8-14 FG, 5-9 3Pt, 7-8 FT), five rebounds, one assist, one steal and one block in 40 minutes during Tuesday's 117-110 loss to Utah.

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Caldwell-Pope mustered 16 points (6-13 FG, 0-6 3Pt, 4-5 FT), three rebounds, one assist and one steal across 39 minutes in Sunday's 84-83 loss to the Kings.

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Caldwell-Pope mustered only seven points (2-8 FG, 0-4 3Pt, 3-3 FT) but added nine rebounds, two assists and one steal across 35 minutes in Wednesday's 103-93 win over the Mavericks.

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Caldwell-Pope recorded 12 points (3-10 FG, 3-8 3Pt, 3-3 FT), seven rebounds, an assist, a steal and a blocked shot in 39 minutes during Monday's 110-100 loss to the Pacers.

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Caldwell-Pope managed 13 points (4-13 FG, 2-7 3Pt, 3-4 FT), four rebounds, one assist and three steals across 32 minutes in Wednesday's 117-106 loss to the Warriors.

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2017-18

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2016-17

One of the better perimeter defenders in the Eastern Conference, Caldwell-Pope has also developed into a reliable fantasy commodity since the arrival of coach Stan Van Gundy in Detroit. After averaging 31.5 minutes per game in 2014-15, Caldwell-Pope jumped up to 36.7 minutes last season, good for fourth in the league behind only James Harden, Kyle Lowry and Jimmy Butler. While Caldwell-Pope is far from a dynamic scorer or playmaker, his high minutes load is enough to keep his fantasy value afloat. The 23-year-old closed last season with averages of 14.5 points, 3.7 rebounds, 1.8 assists and 1.4 steals per game -- all career bests -- while knocking down 1.5 three-pointers per game. Caldwell-Pope converted only 30.9 percent of his three-point looks, however, a number that could certainly rise considering he hit 34.5 percent of his attempts two seasons ago. Regardless, his value should remain fairly constant as he enters 2016-17 in a similar role alongside Reggie Jackson in the backcourt. Perhaps second-year wing Stanley Johnson could cut into Caldwell-Pope's workload, but it's unlikely that it would be enough of a reduction to threaten KCP's overall fantasy value.

2015-16

Caldwell-Pope was a full-time starter in his second year in the NBA, which was also his first season with coach Stan Van Gundy. Through 82 games, KCP averaged 12.7 points, 1.9 three-pointers, 3.1 rebounds, 1.3 assists, 1.1 steals, and 0.2 blocks in 32 minutes per game while shooting 40 percent from the field, 35 percent from three, and 70 percent from the line. Those numbers aren't good enough to make Caldwell-Pope useable in standard leagues, but given his ability to defend at an elite level, and the fact that he still has considerable untapped potential, there are lots of reasons to be intrigued with KCP this season. He was the go-to scorer at Georgia, getting his points shooting from deep and attacking the paint. Most of his scoring in the NBA thus far has come from deep, but he has shown flashes of what he can accomplish when he uses his elite athleticism to attack the rack. At this point in his career, he's little more than a 3-and-D player for fantasy purposes, and that's likely where he'll linger, but don't count KCP out of becoming a special player over the next couple seasons. While he's expected to start at shooting guard, Van Gundy said KCP, Marcus Morris, and Stanley Johnson will all compete for the starting spots at both shooting guard and small forward, which obfuscates some of KCP's potential. While he could be a decent grab at the end of deeper drafts right now, until Caldwell-Pope shows that he's taken further steps in his development this preseason, it's hard to recommend drafting him in most standard leagues.

2014-15

Caldwell-Pope's rookie campaign was largely disappointing, but there were some highlights sprinkled in. The 2013 lottery pick finished his first season in the NBA with averages of 5.9 points, 2.0 rebounds 0.9 steals, and 0.7 three-pointers in 20 minutes per game. He appeared in 80 games total, which included 41 starts at shooting guard. Caldwell-Pope struggled with his shot for much of the season, shooting 40 percent from the floor and 32 percent from three-point land. In the rare instances where he went to the charity stripe (0.8 free-throw attempts per game), KCP knocked down a steady 77 percent of his freebies. While he struggled to adapt to the NBA on the offensive end of the court, Caldwell-Pope received rave reviews for his parameter defense and energy, both of which will help him carve out minutes in the Pistons rotation. The biggest key to Caldwell-Pope's role will be his offensive development. He has already shown flashes of ability on the offensive end of the court, including a 30-point outburst in the season finale last year and a strong showing (24.0 points per game) in the summer league this year. The Pistons have a new coaching staff and lured Jodie Meeks to town via free agency, so it remains to be seen what kind of role Caldwell-Pope will hold in his sophomore campaign. The 21-year-old still has plenty of time to live up to his draft pedigree, but the ceiling for his fantasy potential will be determined by his offensive development.

2013-14

Following a sophomore season at Georgia in which he averaged 18.5 points and 7.1 rebounds per game to earn SEC Player of the Year honors, Caldwell-Pope declared for the NBA Draft and was selected eighth overall by the Pistons. With Rodney Stuckey seemingly stalling in his development at shooting guard the last few years, it appears the organization will give Caldwell-Pope every chance to win the starting shooting guard job out of training camp. Caldwell-Pope struggled finding his stroke in his initial exposure to professional basketball in the summer league, but the proficiency he showed from mid- and long-range in college should ultimately allow him to score at the next level. One of the bigger questions with Caldwell-Pope is his ability to adapt to a secondary role working off the ball. Caldwell-Pope posted high usage numbers and low assist totals as a one-man show for a middling Georgia squad last season, but he'll likely be asked to acquiesce to Brandon Jennings and Josh Smith on the wing for the Pistons in his rookie season. Should Caldwell-Pope fail to thrive in a complementary capacity, veterans Stuckey, Chauncey Billups and Kyle Singler could steal minutes from him.