Trail Blazers (via Kings) get Gonzaga forward Zach Collins

Zach Collins draft highlights (0:54)

Gonzaga forward Zach Collins is a good shooter with range, runs the floor well and is a strong finisher at the rim. (0:54)

The Portland Trail Blazers will receive Gonzaga forward Zach Collins with the No. 10 overall pick (via Kings) of the 2017 NBA draft on Thursday night.

Ford's Big Board ranking -- No. 9: "Collins is a skilled big man who can score both inside and outside. He's a good rebounder and rim-protector." More (Insider)

Kevin Pelton's stats and scouting ranking -- No. 13: "Despite coming off the bench on a deep, experienced Gonzaga team that lost in the national championship game, Collins rated as the best Zag on a per-minute basis." More (Insider)

Scouting report -- positives:

  • Fluid big man can score inside and out

  • Very good athlete

  • Good shooter with range

Scouting report -- negatives:

  • Foul prone

  • Needs to add strength

Read the full scouting report (Insider)

ESPN Analytics projection (within his first five seasons):

  • Chances he'll be an All-Star: 2.0 percent

  • Chances he'll be a starter: 21.8 percent

  • Chances he'll be a role player: 24.2 percent

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