Kings’ Bogdan Bogdanovic is among best midrange shooters in the NBA
When the Sacramento Kings signed Bogdan Bogdanovic throughout the offseason, he grew to become the highest-paid rookie in the historical past of the NBA.
The 24-year-old, Serbian-born wing was generally known as one in all the sharpest shooters in Europe earlier than he got here to the United States. Now in the league, followers could have missed a few of his brighter moments as a result of he performs for the underperforming Kings. However, he has already confirmed he has an elite ability set.
Bogdanovic is taking pictures 41-for-74 (55.four %) from midrange. Among these with as many shot makes an attempt from that zone, the solely participant who has been extra correct to date this season is Stephen Curry.
Similarly, his effectiveness has hardly dropped on deep midrange makes an attempt. He has related on 32-of-61 (52.5 %) of his photographs from this zone to date this season, which trails simply Darius Miller and Jayson Tatum.
He performs alongside veteran huge man Zach Randolph, who is additionally a really correct (47.6 %) midrange shooter. Overall, the Kings have averaged 21.2 makes an attempt per recreation from this vary. This is the third-most in the Western Conference to date this season.
If he continues to develop at this tempo, nobody will query the profitable contract he signed throughout the offseason. Instead, they are going to have a look at him as maybe the most dear participant in the rotation for Sacramento.