Originally Posted by Metallikid
That's brutal. I have no clue how DWill and CP3 weren't top three picks. Did interviews not count for anything back then? Because CP3 has always had a bball (and academic) IQ off the charts. Also he's a born leader. DWill is just a big point-guard for his size who has great playmaking; I guess he could have been looked over as not the best shooter?
People had concerns about Dwill being able to control his weight. He actually worked REALLY hard in the summer of his draft and came into camp in great shape... and to his credit he's stayed that way.
CP3 dropping was just stupid. He was being compared to Isiah Thomas even when he was in college. ATL made a MASSIVE mistake passing on him for a guy (Marvin Williams) who wasn't even good enough to START for his team at the time. Just a huge blunder.