NBA scout gives take on Bates, Duren, Timberlake after Tigers’ early struggles

By , Daily Memphian Updated: December 08, 2021 6:56 PM CT | Published: December 08, 2021 6:56 PM CT

For the three prospects, how damaging has the start to Memphis’ season been in the eyes of draft evaluators?


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John Martin

John Martin

John Martin is a contributing college sports columnist for The Daily Memphian. Martin is a lifelong Memphian who’s covered the Memphis Tigers’ basketball program for more than a decade. Before joining The Daily Memphian team, he was the Memphis beat writer for The Athletic. Currently, he is the co-host of the Jason and John Show on 92.9 FM ESPN, weekdays at 11 a.m. Martin is a graduate of White Station High School and the University of Memphis.


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