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Hawks pick at No. 60: Alpha Kaba, France forward

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French center Alpha Kaba can face the basket and hit open jumpers. (0:29)

The Atlanta Hawks selected French forward Alpha Kaba with the No. 60 overall pick of the 2017 NBA draft on Thursday night.

Scouting report -- positives:

  • Strong, athletic power forward

  • Runs the floor well

  • Good rebounder and shot-blocker

Scouting report -- negatives:

  • Lacks post moves

  • Low basketball IQ

  • Needs to improve his motor

Read the full scouting report (Insider)

ESPN Analytics projection (within his first five seasons):

  • Chances he'll be an All-Star: 0.01 percent

  • Chances he'll be an NBA starter: 1.40 percent

  • Chances he'll be a role player: 4.38 percent

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