Prospect Focus: Rokas Jokubaitis

ROKAS JOKUBAITIS (PG, 2000, Lithuania, Zalgiris Kaunas). HEIGHT: 193 cm WEIGHT: 88 kg HANDEDNESS: left PHYSICAL/ATHLETIC TOOLS  Good frame with a very solid and compact upper body which offensively enables him to absorb physical contacts quite well and defensively to put pressure on the ball and to get through screens with efficiency. Good size. More [...]

By | 2020-05-29T13:21:16+00:00 May 29th, 2020|News|0 Comments

Interview: Rokas Jokubaitis

LET’S HAVE A TALK WITH ROKAS JOKUBAITIS! I had the pleasure to ask some questions to Rokas Jokubaitis, 19 years old Lithuanian player, who recently entered the NBA draft. Due to the improvements especially in the last year, the left-handed Žalgiris Kaunas’ player felt ready to try to make the biggest jump in his career. [...]

By | 2020-05-02T09:57:42+00:00 May 2nd, 2020|News|0 Comments

Prospect Focus: Matteo Visintin

MATTEO VISINTIN (PG/SG, 6’2, 2004, Italy, Stella Azzurra). Doubtless Matteo Visintin is one of the most intriguing prospects of Italian Basketball. Acquired by Stella Azzurra Rome in the summer of 2018 - coming from Azzurra Trieste, city in which the guy is born -, he is now competing in the Italian Serie B, the third [...]

By | 2020-04-14T10:56:16+00:00 April 14th, 2020|News|0 Comments

Sleeper watch: Mbaye Ndiaye & Imru Duke

Besides background calls, scouting is all about going through tons of video tapes those days during pandemic. There is a lot of uncertanity regarding upcoming draft. Lack of exposure may stop some of early entrants from declaring and most likely only surefire and legit candidates will put their names in. Neither of two players evaluated [...]

By | 2020-03-24T15:25:22+00:00 March 24th, 2020|News|0 Comments

Jeremy Sochan talks his background, La Lumiere and future plans

We continue our interview series at with Jeremy Sochan taking the spotlight in this episode. Jeremy after leading U16 Polish National team to division B championship in Podgorica last year, took his talents overseas and joined prestigious program La Lumiere in Indiana. Let’s catch up with him on his development in America, learn about [...]

By | 2020-03-04T16:46:55+00:00 March 4th, 2020|News|0 Comments

Recap: Kaunas AdidasNGT

Victor Wembanyama (’04), Nanterre 92, 7’2’’, C 15.8pts, 2FG-55.6%, 3FG- 20%, FT-82.4%, 12rebs, 0.8ast, 2.8stl, 3to, 6blks One of the most intriguing prospects in Europe right now, not only because of sheer size but also because of a mind-boggling mixture of agility and quickness combined with a solid vision, decent mid-range shot and steadily growing [...]

By | 2020-02-25T18:03:02+00:00 February 25th, 2020|News|0 Comments

Munich AdidasNGT: Top Prospects

Fedor Žugić (SG | 198 cm | ‘03) ~ Stellazzurra Rome Even though he is a player from Budučnost and was on loan for Stella Azzura only for this tournament, Žugić showed his scoring mentality once again. He wasn’t afraid to take responsibility in offense, showed a lot of confidence in his shots and was [...]

By | 2020-01-29T15:25:32+00:00 January 29th, 2020|News|0 Comments

Scouting notebook: Blogging through Germany

Day 1. Game: Branuschweig vs Hamburg. Player scouted: Kostja Mushidi Once referred as a lottery pick then labeled as wasted talent, recently turned out to be a very solid contributor in strong league with translatable potential as a role player for higher level.  Kostja had a ridiculously good start to the season being one of [...]

By | 2019-12-31T17:26:17+00:00 December 31st, 2019|News|0 Comments
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