Who is Reggie Jackson? He is not, in fact, Mr. October.
(I bet he just loves everybody making that connection.)
He played three years at Boston College, averaging 18.2 points and 4.5 assists per game his junior season. On top of that, he had some pretty nice percentages: 50.3 percent from the field, 42.0 percent from 3 and 79.6 percent from the free throw line. His junior year, he had an offensive rating of nearly 120. That’s impressive.
He’s long (6-3), super athletic and right-handed. Supposedly, the Miami Heat loved Jackson and wanted to get him at 31, but OKC sniped him, taking him at 24. Why is another question, but it is obvious: Jackson can play. Keep Reading…