How far in advance do the Nets scout international players? According to a European hoops blog, years in advance. In an item on the "Most Unknown European NBA Draft Prospects", BallinEurope.com notes the Nets' international scout, Rob Meurs, "discovered" Finnish guard prospect Sasu Salin in an Under-16 tourney in Macedonia last summer...a month after his 16th birthday. Stefanski to Helsinki?
- Most Unknown European NBA Draft Prospects - Ball in Europe
- Sasu Salin (Finland) Player Profile - FIBA Europe