James Wiseman Scouting Report

Team: Memphis Pos: C Age: 19 (March 31st, 2001) Height: 7’1 Weight: 240 lbs Wingspan: 7’6 Strengths: There is a lot to like physically at 7’1 with a great 7’6 wingspan. He also moves incredibly well for someone at this size. On offense, he is a great rim runner as he can beat his man [...]

LaMelo Ball Scouting Report

Team: Illawarra Hawks  Pos: PG Age: 18 (Turns 19 in August 2020) Height: 6’8 Weight: 181 lbs Wingspan: None officially listed Strengths: LaMelo Ball is one of the best passers in this class. He makes many hard passes look easy. Ball can hit players running in transition that are 60 ft. away from him and [...]

Killian Hayes Scouting Report

Team: Ratiopharm Ulm Position: PG Age: 18 (Turns 19 in July 2020) Height: 6’5 Weight: 192 Wingspan: 6’8 Strengths: Killian Hayes jump shot has improved greatly over the last couple of months and has really made strides. His mechanics are sound as it’s a quick and fluid release. Hayes displays great comfort shooting off the [...]

Jaden McDaniels Scouting Report

Team: Washington Position: SF/PF Age: 19 (Turns 20 in September 2020) Height: 6’9 Weight: 201 Wingspan: 7’0 Strengths: The first thing to notice when you watch Jaden McDaniels is his impressive length. He is 6’9” with a 7-foot wingspan with a thin, athletic build. At his height, he is a very smooth and fluid athlete [...]

Deni Avdija Scouting Report

Team: Maccabi Tel Aviv Position: SF Age: 19  Height: 6’9 Weight: 219 Wingspan: 6’10.5 Strengths: The first thing that separates Avdija from most forwards is his ability to play-make. He just finds ways to get the ball to his target whether it’s a lob, bounce, skip, or whip pass around a defender. Deni has the [...]

Cole Anthony Scouting Report

Team: North Carolina Position: SG/PG Class: Freshman Age: 19 (Turns 20 in May 2020) Height: 6’3 Weight: 190 lbs Strengths: It’s evident he’s very talented. His handles are one of his bigger strengths and he knows how to keep his dribble alive. He is comfortable using either hand and can break his man down. He [...]

Jayson Tatum’s Emergence and How this is Just the Beginning

In recent weeks, Jayson Tatum has been on a tear. He has been one of the most impressive players in the NBA recently and I will be the first to admit that I did not see this coming. Before the start of the NBA season, BS Scouting listed our top 22 players under the age [...]

What to Make of the Warriors and Timberwolves After the Trade Deadline

Golden State Warriors: Received- Andrew Wiggins, Timberwolves 2021 1st round pick (top 3 protected), Timberwolves 2021 second round pick Analysis:  Now it almost felt inevitable that D’Angelo Russell was not the long term plan and would be used as a trade piece to compliment the stars they have in place (Steph Curry, Klay Thompson, and [...]

Aaron Nesmith Scouting Report

Team: Vanderbilt Position: SF/PF Class: Sophomore Age: 20 (Turns 21 in October 2020) Height: 6’6 Weight: 213 Wingspan: 6’10 Aaron Nesmith recently suffered a stress fracture in his foot and is expected to be out for the rest of this college season. Strengths: Aaron Nesmith has the size to be an NBA small forward with [...]

BS Scouting’s 2020 NBA All-Star Teams:

We as BS writers decided to collaborate and form our own All-Star teams. We are making this based on what we see and decide what we believe the team’s should be, not what we think the teams will be. West: Starters: G: Luka Doncic (Dallas Mavericks) PPG: 29.1  RPG: 9.6 APG: 9.0 GP: 40 Luka [...]