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Magic pick at No. 6: Jonathan Isaac, Florida State forward

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Florida State forward Jonathan Isaac is athletic, can protect the rim and can score off the bounce. (0:42)

The Orlando Magic selected Florida State forward Jonathan Isaac with the No. 6 overall pick of the 2017 NBA draft on Thursday night.

Ford's Big Board ranking -- No. 5: "Versatile forward who can defend three or four spots on the floor. Has great size and length for his position. Can score the ball inside and outside." More (Insider)

Kevin Pelton's stats and scouting ranking -- No. 3: "The big question about Isaac, and the one place where he ranks among the bottom 25 percent of NBA-bound combo forwards, is his ability to create his own shot." More (Insider)

Scouting report -- positives:

  • Tall, athletic forward

  • Can play the 3 and the 4

  • Has 3-point range on his jumper

Scouting report -- negatives:

  • Needs to add a lot of strength and toughness

  • Needs to continue to refine his 3-point shot

Read the full scouting report (Insider)

ESPN Analytics projection (within his first five seasons):

  • Chances he'll be an All-Star: 5.2 percent

  • Chances he'll be a starter: 45.9 percent

  • Chances he'll be a role player: 17.8 percent

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