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Is Wisconsin's Frank Kaminsky A Top NBA Prospect? Why?

The players on Duke and Kentucky are currently getting most of the attention as far as the NBA Draft goes. Big men Jahlil Okafor and Karl-Anthony Towns are both contenders to be the top overall pick. Of course, it was not Okafor or Towns, but Wisconsin center Frank Kaminsky that has been taking home the prestigious player of the year awards. Is Kaminsky a top prospect like the other centers in the Final Four?

Most current NBA mock drafts have Kaminsky going somewhere in the middle of the first round. CBS Sports' analysts have him going between 13th and 17th overall, NBADraft.net has him going 17th to Milwaukee, and Draft Express sends him to Indiana with the 10th pick.

At 22, Kaminsky is a bit older than many of the players who generally go high in the NBA Draft. He is not overly athletic, and there are some concerns about how many he will improve. That will definitely limit how high he can go, depends on who winds up declaring for the draft. 

Kaminsky does have a rare offensive skill set for a legitimate seven footer. He is a strong rebounder, very crafty around the rim, and can stretch out defenses and hit the three point shot. This year, Kaminsky averaged 18.7 points, eight rebounds, 2.7 assists, and 1.5 blocks per game for Wisconsin. He also shot an impressive .549 from the field and .419 from deep. If Kaminsky puts together a big performance and helps Wisconsin knock off Kentucky, he may rise on some draft boards. However, it seems like he is pretty firmly entrenched in the middle of the first round right now.