Posted On: 07/1/21 8:02 PM

Here is a look at some of the craftiest playmakers in the Dakota’s. A crafty basketball player can make plays by being smart, clever, deceiving, tricky, sly, artful, creative, authentic, unique, masterful, outside-the-box, intelligent, and many more. As a basketball fan, I love watching crafty, gritty, and creative players. Read below to see what it is all about.

Alphabetically, let us look at 10 Crafty Playmakers:

Blake Schafer Blake Schafer 6'1" | SG Wahpeton | 2022 ND (2022) |6-1 G| Wahpeton - He is on this list because he makes smart basketball plays. Schafer is also a gritty and tough kid. Blake can put the ball on the floor and create his own scoring opportunities. He will also use the dribble to set up his teammates for open shots. Blake will need to create many scoring opportunities for himself and his teammates next season as the Huskies lost most of their scoring due to graduation.  

Ian Motschenbacher Ian Motschenbacher 6'1" | PG Fargo Davies | 2022 State ND (2022) |6-1 G| Fargo Davies/ECI - He made this list because of his masterful footwork. I really notice his footwork when finishing at the basket in transition or in traffic around BIGS. Ian also has a

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