Scotty Pippen, Jr.
Updated as of 8/21/2021, scouting report written by Alan Lu.
Projected Draft Range: 2nd Round to Undrafted
Decent shooter, especially from deep
Decent scorer off the dribble
Tremendous free throw generator
Adequate defender that can get steals
Above average athlete
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
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.
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
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