J.Z. Mazlish is a diehard basketball fan who has always been particularly interested in the draft and predicting the success of NBA prospects. Across the past five years he has primarily written about NBA prospects for SB Nation, The Step Back (which was previously Upside & Motor), and his own personal blog Wingspan Addicts. He tries to combine intense film-study with a numbers conscious lens to reach the best possible assessment of each prospect. He is a current student at Vanderbilt University.
Jaren Jackson had a career best 27 points in his most recent outing vs Minnesota, but it was his passing flashes that should interest you most. Jackson is improving at a terrifying rate, with his perimeter playmaking the latest indicator of his growth: https://t.co/aliNnfuOnR