Apparently general manager Sam Hinkie wasn’t the only one impressed with Khalif Wyatt’s summer league performance in Orlando. Sixers forward Thaddeus Young liked what he saw as well.

Wyatt, a former Temple University standout who went undrafted in June, is looking to squash concerns about how his game, noticeably devoid of speed, will translate to the professional level. His impressive summer league performance may have helped.

“Khalif Wyatt’s really impressed me,” Young told Jeff McMenamin of Philadunkia. “He’s really shown what he can do in these games.”

What Wyatt has shown is, not only an affinity for scoring, as many were already well-aware of his aptitude in that area, but also an ability to pass and be an all-around player.

In just over 19 minutes of action per contest in the OPSL, Wyatt averaged an impressive 3.2 assists, in addition to 13.8 points and 1.6 steals, numbers that caught the eye of the Sixers’ GM, as well as a prospective teammate in Young.