June 20, 2006

Despite roadblocks, Redick ready for NBA

J.J. Redick is a week away from his dream of playing in the NBA. However, there are two major roadblocks that stand in his way. The sharpshooter recently had a run-in with the law and a back injury has some teams wondering what to do with Redick.

The 6-foot-4 perimeter gizmo enjoyed one of the finest seasons college basketball has seen last year as he put on a scoring clinic across the country. Redick finished his storied career with 2,769 points and sits atop the ACC and Duke all-time scoring list. Redick checks in at No. 16 overall in college basketball history. He is the all-time leader in three pointers made with 457 trifectas.

With the help of his super agent, Arn Tellum, Redick has worked out for a number of NBA teams and received positive feedback from most.

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