'Zion Williamson is NOT a sure thing' - David Jacoby | Jalen & Jacoby

  • Published on Jan 9, 2019
  • Despite the hype that surrounds superstar freshman Zion Williamson, Ryen Russillo and David Jacoby aren't completely sold that the Duke Blue Devils' standout will succeed in the NBA, mentioning his shooting form and fitness as areas that need improvement. Jacoby also asserts that he would take RJ Barrett over Zion Williamson if he had the No. 1 pick in the NBA draft.
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Comments • 352

  • Robert Smith
    Robert Smith Hour ago

    Jocoby is an idiot this dude knows nothing about sports how is he on TV

  • qhamarii0
    qhamarii0 4 months ago

    People are making reasons to make RJ feel like the better pick when all the numbers & eye test say Zion is hands the best pick

  • Da Goat
    Da Goat 6 months ago

    Jacoby retarded

  • Hector Rivera
    Hector Rivera 8 months ago

    Dude u need to go quit your job .

  • Zion Williamson better than lebron james

    The number one pick is Romeo Langford

  • Chris Rudder
    Chris Rudder 9 months ago

    I've seen this Jacoby guy show up a couple times on shows... He's not interesting or intelligent, this is gonna be a hard pass for me from now on. Fire this fool, no way he is getting good ratings.

  • Chris Rudder
    Chris Rudder 9 months ago

    By those standards, no one would succeed in the NBA cause they are only doing it against "college competition". I think there ARE arguments to be made for why Zion won't reach all-star levels. But the way Jacoby just pulled some weak-ass hot-take garbage... C'mon man. If you're gonna make a hot take, at least use sound logic to back it up.

  • Hell or Highwater
    Hell or Highwater 9 months ago

    They always talk out their neck for clicks. But I keep on clicking.. Smh

  • Kev X
    Kev X 9 months ago

    Cavs or Suns ?

  • Medical 1
    Medical 1 9 months ago

    He’s not just a dunker. Someone who’s just a dunker is some one like hamadou diallo

  • Holt Gordon Jr.
    Holt Gordon Jr. 9 months ago

    He is pulling a trump. Talk and over analyzing bullshit topics. This jocaby dudes is using Zion like the Donald uses the wall. Smoke and mirrors

  • HonestBrotha
    HonestBrotha 9 months ago

    Why isnt it a question go look up Michael Beasley in college shit he was wayyyyyyyy better as a freshman then Zion I dont think he's gonna be trash though

  • Holt Gordon Jr.
    Holt Gordon Jr. 9 months ago

    Then Stop talking about him if you don’t like his chances in the NBA and your weak show will fall he’s only thing keeping y’all afloat

    • Holt Gordon Jr.
      Holt Gordon Jr. 9 months ago

      Haters no b-ball knowledge And if I hear one more reference to Charles Barkley I’m gonna throw up

  • eduardo rangel
    eduardo rangel 9 months ago

    Funny dude
    Straight hater
    This kid was in HS and They said the same thing entering the college level. Now just a freshman and they are repeating same comments.
    This dude would be canned.

  • Spencer Russell
    Spencer Russell 9 months ago

    Zion was 3/4 from 3 point range last game

  • King Kemet 25
    King Kemet 25 9 months ago

    Jacoby 🤔

  • Mr. Robertson
    Mr. Robertson 9 months ago

    Jacoby sus

  • Shiv Patel
    Shiv Patel 9 months ago

    His ceiling is Lebron 2.0. Where he is right now I think at he’s a slightly better version of Julius Randle. But I think when it’s all said and done he’ll be a more polished version of Blake Griffin.

  • Jarekkowalewski
    Jarekkowalewski 9 months ago

    get outta here, this aint the 90's nba, guys are averaging triple doubles and teams averaging 120 a game, lol defensive schemes, and you said his name wrong more than once

  • Dr. Hyde The Werewolf
    Dr. Hyde The Werewolf 9 months ago

    Your logic is just as crooked as your nose

  • LeThanos The Last Titan

    At least Jacoby addmitts his answers are not educated so I can't get and 😂😂😂 Zion is generational

  • Big O
    Big O 9 months ago

    Jacoby is trash when jalen isnt around lol

  • Money Mitch
    Money Mitch 9 months ago

    Cancel this fuckin show right now this man sounds stupid lol period...

  • Christian Carrazana
    Christian Carrazana 9 months ago

    Valid point. He needs to develop a jump shot at the next level.

  • Jay's luggage
    Jay's luggage 9 months ago

    What people don't understand is...as long as Zion stays healthy he won't be a bust because of the other things he does...he can effect the game by more than just scoring points....rebs,steals,blocks...there is something called "the zion effect"..

  • General Tso's
    General Tso's 9 months ago +1

    Shutup white man!

  • Tonto Epstein
    Tonto Epstein 9 months ago

    FYI: Williamson was measured in his bare feet at 6'5" tall. I agree with Jacoby. Not to mention that Williamson weighs too much and is an injury always waiting to happen.

  • Tonto Epstein
    Tonto Epstein 9 months ago

    Do they really have to play that fucking annoying music?

  • Anthony Cooper
    Anthony Cooper 9 months ago

    RJ is better

  • kingdomdominionalc
    kingdomdominionalc 9 months ago +4

    dude drops 30 ez on a Duke squad thats loaded. yeah, he will be alright in the NBA trust

  • Ty M
    Ty M 9 months ago +1

    Did dis nigga just say he won’t get any blocks in the nba?

  • Jameel3DN
    Jameel3DN 9 months ago +1

    every level they said this .. I been watchin this kid for like 4 years lol... he dont need to change the game will change for him

  • Thuan Tran
    Thuan Tran 9 months ago

    Sometimes when you have a really talented freak of an athlete and play a game of man amongst boys, it stunts his growth. He will need to develop either a post up or 3 point shot so he can reach his potential.

  • Connor Smutny
    Connor Smutny 9 months ago

    clearly dumb to say zion doesnt have mad potential but i agree rj barrett looks like the stronger #1 pick

  • Martin Brown
    Martin Brown 9 months ago

    I have a feeling he will just be a role player at best.

  • Big Mo
    Big Mo 9 months ago

    stfu jacoby and brush up your teeth is yellow

  • Tommy Strong
    Tommy Strong 9 months ago

    Damn....Haters will Hate...he
    will succeed no matter what...

  • Phillip Tindrell
    Phillip Tindrell 9 months ago

    I’m seeing the same thing...his release is a little low and slow to me...but I could be wrong

  • Claude Dixon
    Claude Dixon 9 months ago

    I've only got one thing to say about this topic because Jacoby must be drunk or high!!! ZIIIIOOONNNN

  • mental ill ET
    mental ill ET 9 months ago

    LAbum fanboys scared zion will be better than him!

  • William Fout
    William Fout 9 months ago

    Zion Williamson isn't done putting on weight! I'd rather have R.J. Barrett.

  • Tulley Novielli
    Tulley Novielli 9 months ago

    Awesome 👏🏻 video

  • Mario RD
    Mario RD 9 months ago

    He is not a sure thing but they post 5 to 6 videos in 24 hour 🤷‍♂️

  • Laura m Rutledge
    Laura m Rutledge 9 months ago

    Jacoby sounds so crazy

  • Daniel
    Daniel 9 months ago +2

    Telling ya rn Zion has 0 BUST Potential. I said the same about simmons. They’re elite prospects guys who can do more than just dunk and drive. They’re versatile for their size and position. With Zion’s explosiveness he won’t have any problems in the paint.

    • Daniel
      Daniel 9 months ago

      Maxamad Cabdi Xasan 0 bust potential. He may be a liability on defense against bigger 4’s or 5’s, but his height imo won’t restrict him much on offense. He’s too explosive. Maybe he’ll become an elite defender like draymond has along w an elite offensive skillset. + he’s a very good rebounder for his size. 14.5 per 40.

    • Maxamad Cabdi Xasan
      Maxamad Cabdi Xasan 9 months ago

      Zion has alot of bust potential coz of his height....6'6 PF with very limited guard skills
      Simmons is a 6'10 guard who can handle the rock and is a pass first point while Zion is 6'6 and plays like a 4 man....Hes a lob/putback guy who cuts to the basket in the half court set

  • The Light Bringer
    The Light Bringer 9 months ago +2

    You're an idiot

  • Zion Williamson
    Zion Williamson 9 months ago

    Jacoby is bipolar

  • Fred Thomas
    Fred Thomas 9 months ago

    Ben S is not tht good can't shoot from anywhere and his free throw shooting is terrible jump shot is uuugly

  • Unkown Baller
    Unkown Baller 9 months ago

    Shut up 🤐 muppet

    WHIZZLE 9 months ago

    Straighten that nose then talk homeboy

  • Molly Qerim Rose
    Molly Qerim Rose 9 months ago

    The Raptors are a sure thing for zion

  • Henry Dogan
    Henry Dogan 9 months ago

    Jacoby erase this segment, you're embarrassing yourself...

  • Owen
    Owen 9 months ago

    zion is the next chris bosh

  • Trespassing Becky
    Trespassing Becky 9 months ago

    There isn't a GM out there that will pass on Zion for Barrett. I think barrett is a more well rounded scorer but he's a chucker at times. The nba has plenty of chuckers.

  • Giovanni Reyes
    Giovanni Reyes 9 months ago +1

    Stfu you dont know what ur talking about smh

  • stonedbori840
    stonedbori840 9 months ago

    So he might not go #1? Big deal. He is humble and works hard. Sky is the limit.

  • Giovanni Reyes
    Giovanni Reyes 9 months ago

    Stfu you know what ur talking about smh

  • jay jay
    jay jay 9 months ago

    Look at lebron his bulid like zion and look what he do body his way to the rim he dont got to shoot

    LGO STANCE 9 months ago

    Bruh with this officiating , he needs a jump shot and 3's , he's not worth it. Let him develope at Duke

  • BigHandsome519
    BigHandsome519 9 months ago +2

    He's going to be Draymond x10. Might go down as a top 3 PF all time

    • Smoove Reaper
      Smoove Reaper 9 months ago

      Yea bro Draymond on steroids thats scary...