Scout on Speights


Here’s what an NBA scout, on the condition of anonymity, just said
about Marreese Speights’ decision to declare for the NBA draft without
an agent.The scout recently watched Speights play in the SEC Tournament:

“With normal progress, he would be a lottery pick after next season. The way this thing is going, we take so many of these kids that aren’t ready based on potential. He’s got great upside, but I think he needs another year in school.”