Before the season started, we were talking about how great the 2014 NBA Draft is. We were talking about the potential of Andrew Wiggins, Jabari Parker, and Julius Randle. Heck, we were even talking about Dante Exum being the dark horse of the rookie class.
But KJ McDaniels, out of nowhere, has become one of the best rookies this year and he embarrassed Exum with this block:
McDaniels has been a highlight reel in a bad Sixers team. While the Sixers have only had four wins this season, McDaniels has been something to watch and is one of the frontrunners for Rookie of the Year. And he showed why with that blocked shot.
KJ McDaniels pic courtesy of Getty Images. Vine by the Philadelphia 76ers.