Derrick Caracter is on top of the ladder-'The Rookie Ladder'. Caracter's character and performance is shining on the court as he makes a big impact in the NBA Summer League.
According to NBA.com Derrick Caracter is ranked number 1 overall for rookies performance in the 2010 NBA Summer League.
NBA.com: Rookie Ladder reports: Caracter had his third straight double-double in Vegas with 16 points and 10 rebounds in the Lakers' 71-63 loss to the Pistons on Monday. "Nobody can stop him in the block," teammate Devin Ebanks said earlier in the week.
Caracter's performance is no surprise to his coach and mentor Dan Barto of IMG Academy basketball program. To view Coach Barto's Pre Draft comments on Derrick Caracter click here.
Synopsis of Caracter's Summer League Career so far:
July 9: Caracter ended with 20 points and 10 rebounds in his debut with the Lakers.
July 10: Caracter ended with 17 points and 12 rebounds in his second game.
July 12: Caracter ended 16 points and 10 rebounds in his third game.