The Oklahoma City Thunder need a number two scoring option to reduce the scoring burden on Russell Westbrook. Oladipo averaged a regressed 15.9 PPG last season but the question remains, Will Oladipo step up to the plate? Illustrated in the image above, Oladipo has been putting in work this offseason to improve his game. Could Oladipo be primed for a breakout season? Possibly. Victor Oladipo was only a 3 star recruit out of high school when he committed to indiana. The fact that Oladipo became one of the nations top players and eventually a top 3 draft pick speaks volumes of his work ethic. Although Oladipo puts in the work, it doesn’t always translate on the stat sheet as we saw last year. Victor had one of his lowest scoring seasons of his young career but also shot his highest percentage (44%) across the board; Although his stats have regressed his play has not. Here are some exciting things about victor Oladipo,

1.) Incredible athleticism and agility

2.) Scoring ability from everywhere 

3.) He has not yet hit his prime

4.) Above average defender

5.) Has the athletic potential to be a 20+ PPG type of player

Expect victor Oladipo to have a career year. early prediction,

18.9 PPG 3.9 AST 3.7 REB on 45%, 38% from deep

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