Emoni Bates NBA Draft Scouting Report

Position

  Height

 Weight

 From

SF  6-8  180  Ypsilanti, MI

  Born

  Wingspan

  Standing Reach

  Vertical

 NA NA NA  NA

Overview
It's early but at this stage of his career Bates looks like a sure-fire one and done lottery pick (or straight to the NBA if the one and done rule is eliminated).

Bates has a special combination of size, natural talent and work ethic that makes him an elite level prospect and a potential # overall type of player.

Strengths
  • Size, natural talent
  • Effortless scoring ability
  • Feel for the game
  • Shooting touch
  • Length
Weaknesses
  • Lack of strength
  • Needs to grow into his frame and become more explosive
Comparisons
  • Durant
Projection: lottery pick in the 2023 NBA Draft