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11 - Josh Jackson

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  • Birthday: 2/10/97
  • NBA Position: SG/SF
  • Class: HS Senior
  • Ht: 6-8
  • Wt: 200
  • Hometown: Southfield, MI
  • High School: Prolific Prep

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Overall

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NBA Comparison: Tracy McGrady/Andrew Wiggins

Strengths: 6’8 elite level wing prospect … One of the most naturally talented prospects in HS over the past few season ... Tremendous athlete. Great combination of explosiveness and finesse … Excellent court vision. Can play as a scorer and distributer ... Can score in a variety of ways, advanced offensive game ... Has a good handle, showing the ability to create off the dribble ... Has the ability to control his defender from the perimeter ... Knows how to set up teammates to score as well as create for himself ... Thrives in transition but can also play in a half court set … Has the tools to be an elite defender at the highest level ... Great shot blocker for a wing, great timing and quick elevation … Mastered the between the legs step back to create open jump shots … Rebounds well … Can fill the stat sheet as an all around player ...

Weaknesses: Still has room to tighten up his ball handling, can get sloppy throughout the game … Also has room to become a more consistent jump shooter ... While he has no problem breaking down the defense from the perimeter, becoming a consistent scoring threat from outside would do wonders for Jackson’s game … Has a tendency to take plays off or settle when he should be involved with every play … Should post up more when having a guard or smaller wing guarding him ... Utilizing his physical tools and natural athleticism to expose mismatches closer to the basket would add another dimension to an already nearly unstoppable player ...

Outlook: Jackson transferred to the newly formed Prolific Prep in Napa, California after spending his first two high school seasons with Detroit Consortium. He thrived with the opportunity to play in some of the nation’s top high school events against elite talent showing why he is considered one of the top prospects in a loaded 2016 high school class. With his rare combination of elite tools, athleticism, and IQ; Jackson has the potential to be one of the faces of the NBA in coming years.

Notes: Full name is Joshua O’Neal Jackson, but goes by Josh or JJ ... born in San Diego, CA ...

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