Vasilije Micic is one of the best players in the world that isn't already in the NBA. The 28-year-old guard is coming off back-to-back Final Four Euroleague MVPs for Anadolu Efes in the Turkish league.With most of the top free agents off the board, Micic is the last guy left who could immediately be an impact player for a contending team. He continues to «attract significant Brandon Thompson Jersey interest» and would like to play in the NBA next season, .So what's the holdup?MORE:Vasilije Micic landing spots: Which NBA teams could trade for Euroleague star?Here's the main i sue: Micic's rights are currently owned by the Thunder. If they are traded to a team with space to sign him, then he could make his NBA debut.The Bulls, Nuggets and Bucks had been rumored to be interested in Micic, . But this late into free agency, those teams don't have the salary exceptions that would be required to add him for the contract that he would be seeking.The Spurs were also mentioned by Fischer as a po sible landing spot. They still have the cap Michael Jordan Jersey space needed to add him, although his fit would no longer make much sense in a rebuilding situation.Pelicans general manager Trajan Langdon was also spotted attending one of Micic's Efes games earlier in June. They still have part of their taxpayer midlevel exception, so they could make an offer.Vasilije Micic scouting report: Talent on offenseMicic is very fun to watch in the pick-and-roll. He has superb feel and is an unbelievably creative pa ser. His wrap pa ses look like they're out of a video game.Micic is not an athletic freak. Instead, he generates advantages with clever ball handling and change of speed. He has a great in-and-out dribble and knows how to get to his spots on the floor.Micic uses that same level of craft to finish at the rim. He knows how to manipulate space and find unusual angles to get his shot off. His pa sing threat makes it hard Jordan Willis Jersey to send extra help at him.Micic is also a solid shooter. He has hit in his career, and many of those shots came from NBA range and off movement.The one area of weakne s for Micic is that he can get a little carele s with the ball. His handle isn't quite as tight as you'd expect for such a high-skill player.Vasilije Micic scouting report: Questions on defenseThe concern for Micic is going to be on the defensive side of the ball. With respect to the Pelicans, «Serb» Jones he is not.Micic has decent positional size (6-5) but a poor wingspan. His limited tools make it hard for him to stay solid against much le s athletic players overseas.Micic is decent in terms of making the right rotations in a team scheme, but the multiple efforts are mi sing. He can get into Logan Woodside Jersey trouble when defending on an island.Micic does have very good awarene s, allowing him to get his hands on the ball to generate steals. Maybe he plays better with a smaller offensive role in the NBA, but he doesn't play with much force. He's probably going to be a negative on the defensive side of the ball.Micic has NBA talent. He could come over soon if Russell Bodine Jersey a competitive team can find a way to trade for his rights and offer him a reasonable contract.If those things ever come to fruition, he will instantly become a fan-favorite wherever he lands. He's a good player with a flashy game that is mesmerizing to watch.Vasilije Micic highlightsFor a longer video scouting report of his game, watch below:
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