Should teams be concerned with drafting French prospects in the lottery?


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Rafael Barlowe from discusses the recent history of French prospects not living up to their draft position. Outside of Joakim Noah, the most successful French players were all drafted 20th or later. Rudy Gobert, Nic Batum, Evan Fournier, Boris Diaw and the great Tony Parker were late first round picks that outplayed their draft position. France has a few prospects coming down the pipeline that will be projected as lottery picks, should NBA team be concerned?

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