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Chinanu Onuaku - Rockets second round pick (37th overall)

Discussion in 'Houston Rockets: Game Action & Roster Moves' started by J.R., Jun 23, 2016.

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Do you like the selection of Chinanu Onuaku?

Poll closed Oct 26, 2016.
  1. YES

    55.8%
  2. NO

    44.2%
  1. J.R.

    J.R. Contributing Member

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    <blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">The Houston Rockets will select Louisville's Chinanu Onaku with No. 37, source tells <a href="https://twitter.com/TheVertical">@TheVertical</a></p>&mdash; Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojVerticalNBA) <a href="https://twitter.com/WojVerticalNBA/status/746180535261757441">June 24, 2016</a></blockquote>
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  2. clos4life

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    About 3 inches too tall for a Rockets PF.

    Edit: Didn't realize he was a C. I'll have to read up on him some more. No idea who he is right now.
     
  3. ISOBall

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    OMG WHAT A STEAL!!!!!!!!!!!!
     
  4. dharocks

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    Is he the guy who shoots FTs underhanded?
     
  5. Caesar

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    ??? i cant even find him on the draft board
     
  6. heads.up

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    Another Louisville big man? Also another big man who can't shoot free throws, great!
     
  7. burnshroom

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    <blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">Chinanu Onuaku to Houston. Nice value pick here. Offensive rebounder. Finisher. But has upside at just age 19. DX: <a href="https://t.co/YsfuyuNycf">https://t.co/YsfuyuNycf</a></p>&mdash; Jonathan Givony (@DraftExpress) <a href="https://twitter.com/DraftExpress/status/746180555499274240">June 24, 2016</a></blockquote>
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  8. Nick_713

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    6'10" from Louisville. I like it, I guess.
     
  9. Cashmoney

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    Another guy who can't do anything on offense, free throws. FFS. DEMETRIUS JACKSON.
     
  10. ilovehtownbb

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    7'3" wingspan sounds great

    "He did a good job in pick-and-roll situations, and he showed himself to be a really good defender and defended pick-and-rolls well," Bilas said. "His ability to protect the rim was key because his arms are so long. He's a 7-foot-3 wingspan, but he's got quick feet and he's a good finisher when he gets the ball near the rim, and he actually showed the ability to hit an open jumper."
     
  12. Fulgore

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    Vipers newest center
     
  13. BossHogg713

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    Bilas just said he shoots the RICK BARRY underhanded Free throws? U gotta be kidding me man.
     
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  15. thedude077

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    D league superstar.
     
  16. WestendMassive

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    Can't shoot free throws. Perfect fit! And Espn decides now is the time for an ad break, god forbid they actually have to talk about the rockets
     
  17. heypartner

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    Montrezl's teammate. Interesting
     
  18. daywalker02

    daywalker02 Easter Egg Hunter - Tell me why? نحن عائلة
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    Onuako-won

    ONUAKO spelled
     
  19. Os Trigonum

    Os Trigonum Haters go home
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    what a time to be alive
     
  20. Amel

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    Hahahahah

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