Justin Simon profile
RCSI: 30 (2015)
Height: 6'5" (196 cm)
Weight: 200 lbs (91 kg)
Position: SG
High School: Temecula Valley High School (California)
Hometown: Corona, CA
AAU: Gamepoint
College: St. John's
Current Team: Sydney
Win - Loss: 19 - 9
2014 Justin Simon Interview - DraftExpress - Adidas Nations


2014 adidas Nations Interview: Justin Simon

Aug 29, 2014, 09:23 am

adidas Nations Scouting Reports Part 1

Jonathan Givony
Jonathan Givony
Aug 10, 2014, 02:25 pm
Justin Simon, 6'5, Point Guard, Temecula Valley (CA), Class of 2015
Committed to Arizona

Jonathan Givony

Recruiting Rankings: Scout #41, 24/7 #43, Rivals #23, ESPN #23

-Great size for his position. Measured 6-5 in shoes. Excellent frame
-Tremendous wingspan. Measured at 6-11
-Big hands
-Gifted athlete. Quick in the open court. Can play above the rim with ease
-Excels in transition thanks to his excellent physical tools
-Can find the open man in drive and dish situations
-Outstanding defender capable of guarding multiple positions
-Moves feet extremely well. Puts pressure on the ball
-Generates blocks and steals. Outstanding rebounder for his position

-Limited offensive player in the half-court
-Lacks serious range on his jump-shot. Only made 11 total 3-pointers in 28 games (39 attempts) at the adidas Nations and Gauntlet events this summer
-Average ball-handler in the half-court, particularly with left hand
-Struggles to create high percentage shots for himself and others against set defenses. Shot 40% from 2-point range this summer
-Doesn't have great touch around the rim yet. Not an efficient finisher if he can't simply dunk the ball
-A year old for his class. Will be 20 years old before he's even eligible to be drafted

Outlook: Gifted physical specimen with tremendous potential defensively. Unselfish player who likes to get others involved, but still has a ways to go to round out his offensive skill-level, particularly his outside shot.

Latest results

02/05/2023 84 - 96 at Perth Perth
02/03/2023 108 - 115 at Adelaide Adelaide
01/29/2023 111 - 106 vs South East Melbourne South East Melbourne
01/27/2023 91 - 77 at Tasmania Tasmania


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