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Jayson Tatum Scouting Report

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Jayson Tatum’s Info

College: Duke
Class: Freshman
Hometown: St. Louis, Missouri
Height: 6’8″
Weight: 204
Wingspan: 6’11”
Standing Reach: 8’10.5″
Birthday: 3/3/1998
Position: Small Forward
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Jayson Tatum’s Scouting Report


  • Ideal height
  • Decent length
  • Elite skill level
  • Solid footwork
  • Competitor
  • Good court vision
  • Very fluid
  • Elite athlete
  • Playmaker
  • Great on defense
  • Versatile
  • Intelligent
  • Fantastic at getting to the free throw line
  • Excellent ball handler
  • Good shooting range
  • Can score off the dribble
  • Can score around the rim
  • Mid-range shot
  • High basketball IQ
  • Good frame
  • Plenty of potential


  • Not a great jumper
  • Needs to improve his shot
  • Needs to improve his ability to finish in traffic
  • Needs to pass the ball more
  • Streaky shooter
  • Needs to be more consistent

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