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RJ Barrett Drafted To The New York Knicks

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As a freshman, the nineteen-year old led Duke in scoring and set a new ACC freshman scoring record with 860 total points while averaging 22.6 points, 7.6 rebounds and 4.3 assists per game.

His 4.3 assists, which ranked fifth overall in the ACC. To put that in context, he had a higher assist average than Darius Garland, Coby White and Carsen Edwards.

Another important factor that may have sealed the deal for the Knicks was something that isn't quantifiable by numbers or statistics: Barrett's unabashed desire to start his career in New York.