Page updated as of 4/8/2020, scouting report written by Alan Lu. 2017 rankings were finalized on 6/22/2017.
2017 Top 100 Prospect Rank: 4
Projected Draft Range: Lottery
2017 NBA Draft: Round 1, Pick 3 by the Boston Celtics
Excels at scoring on the move
Gifted scorer off the dribble
Good low post scorer
Decent shooter from all over the floor
Terrific free throw shooter
Very good defensive player that can get many steals
Gifted shot blocker
Smart player that has a good feel for the game
Can play too wildly on offense, which can lead to turnovers
Can have lapses defensively
Not overly explosive
Jayson Tatum is a solid, all-around swingman that could potentially be a top five pick of the 2017 NBA Draft.
Keep an eye on him, for he has a wide array of skills to go along with having great upside that could enable him to be a solid starter for an NBA team in the near future.
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