Scotty Pippen, Jr.

Updated as of 8/21/2021, scouting report written by Alan Lu.

Height: 6-2
Weight: 176
College: Vanderbilt
Classification: Junior
Birthdate: 11/10/2000

Projected Draft Range: 2nd Round to Undrafted

Pros:

Decent shooter, especially from deep
Decent scorer off the dribble
Tremendous free throw generator
Adequate playmaker
Adequate defender that can get steals
Above average athlete

Cons:
Streaky shooter
Can struggle against length and athleticism
Can be careless on offense, which can lead to turnovers
Struggles to guard quicker players
Can be foul prone
A bit undersized at the point

Summary:

Scotty Pippen Jr. is the son of Hall of Famer, and Chicago Bulls’ legendary basketball player, Scottie Pippen.  Scotty Pippen Jr. is a skilled combo guard that can shoot and score the basketball, and he is quite adept at racking up steals.

He’s taken on a much greater role on offense this season, and he is off to a very good start as a sophomore.  He’s played very well this year, but his team has really struggled in conference play.  Currently, Pippen projects to be a second round prospect for the 2022 draft.

Links:
RealGM Profile
NBADraft.Net Profile
YouTube via Matthew Loves Ball’s Highlights on Vanderbilt vs. Loyola-Chicago
ESPN’s Article on Scotty Pippen Jr.
NBA G-League’s 2021 G-League Elite Camp Player Measurements

Games Scouted:
1/27/21 Vanderbilt vs. Florida
6/20/21 G-League Elite Camp
6/21/21 G-League Elite Camp

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