R.J. Hampton Scouting Report

Team: New Zealand Breakers Class: N/A Pos: PG/SG Age: 19 (February 7th, 2001) Height: 6’5” Weight: 188 lbs Wingspan: 6’8” Strengths: The first thing that stands out is his athleticism and length for a combo guard. He’s a great leaper off one or two feet, and is a threat at the rim. He’s got very […]

Saddiq Bey Scouting Report

Team: Villanova Class: Sophomore Pos: SF/PF Age: 21 (April 9th, 1999) Height: 6’8” Weight: 216 lbs Wingspan: 6’11” Strengths: The first thing to always know about a Villanova player is that they always play the game the right way. Meaning that he is a team first player, is fundamentally sound, and will buy into any […]

Kira Lewis Jr. Scouting Report

Team: Alabama Class: Sophomore Pos: PG Age: 19 (April 6th, 2001) Height: 6’3” Weight: 165 lbs Wingspan: Estimated 6’6 wingspan (Was listed at 6’5 when at U-18 USA training camp) Strengths: Kira’s biggest advantage for translation to the NBA is being able to run an NBA style offense under Nate Oats at Alabama. Kira’s speed […]

Devin Vassell Scouting Report

Team: Florida State Class: Sophomore Pos: SG/SF Age: 20 (August 8th, 2000) Height: 6’7” Weight: 194 lbs Wingspan: 6’10” Strengths: The first thing that pops out for him is the 3 and D potential. With long arms and a good motor, he projects to be a plus defender. He should be able to guard 1-3 […]

Obi Toppin Scouting Report

Team: Dayton Pos: PF Age: 22 (March 4th, 1998) Height: 6’9 Weight: 220 lbs Wingspan: 7’2 Strengths: Toppin’s biggest strength is his athleticism as he has scouts drooling over the combination of length, size, and vertical. His ability to make a defense pay as a lob threat will be valuable. He also possesses a 7’2 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Spurs: Time to Start the Youth Movement

The Spurs have gotten off to a slower start than they probably anticipated at 9-14. It is not impossible to turn things around and become a playoff team but the real question is; what is their plan? Let’s say they do make the playoffs but what happens then? They certainly aren’t winning a championship. DeMar […]

Is Gordon Hayward Back?

On October 17 of 2017, Gordon Hayward sustained a gruesome injury as he dislocated his ankle and fractured his tibia on the same play. This led to Hayward missing all of the 2017-2018 season. He returned last season and played 72 games, but wasn’t the same player. He averaged 11.5 PPG which was his lowest […]