The 20 year old can almost touch the rim while standing flat-footed which would make him a force on defense to begin with. Now add the fact that he can leap out of the building and you have a defensive force on the inside. It should come as no surprise given his size that Gobert is also an excellent rebounder.
Another knock on Gobert is his strength. Despite being 7'2", he only weighs 238 lbs. He will need to add some strength and some weight to his frame if he wants to bang on the inside with the physical post players in the NBA night-in and night-out.
Fit with 76ers:
A team that might be willing to take that is the Minnesota Timberwolves, who have the ninth overall selection along with the 26th overall pick. Gobert is not a good enough value to be selected 11th overall but would be a solid choice for the Sixers at 26.
This would not be the first time the Sixers moved back into the first round as they traded with Miami last year to get Arnett Moultrie at the end of the first round. Gobert is more of a project than a player who will step in and contribute right away but you got to love his length and athleticism for a team that lacks both.
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