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August 27th, 2017

Romeo Langford Interview

Mon, 08/28/2017 - 5:09am

Romeo Langford is considered one of the top wings in his class and a lot of people think that he could end up in the lottery of the 2019 draft. We had the opportunity to catch up with Langford during the Adidas EuroCamp in Treviso:

Romeo LangfordRomeo What were your impressions of the adidas EuroCamp in Treviso? Were you susrprised by the level of competition?

August 23rd

adidas Nations: Top High School / Internationals

Wed, 08/23/2017 - 1:00pm

adidas Nations took place in Houston, the home of the current face of their basketball line, James Harden. With talent displayed on both the USA and international teams, here’s a rundown of the top prospects.

USA Red 2018

Zion Williamson 6’7 240 SF/PF – 2018

August 11th

FIBA U18 European Championship

Sat, 08/12/2017 - 12:19am

By JC Ruiz


August 3rd

Rookie of the Year Race

Fri, 08/04/2017 - 5:20am

NBA Rookie of the Year award isn’t for everyone. In fact, it is only for one person in the whole world, once per year. Only 68 humans have ever won this award, and no one has won this award more than once, not even Michael Jordan. Unfortunately, last year’s ROTY race was a snooze. The most compelling storyline was whether or not Joel Embiid should win the award after suiting up for only 31 professional basketball games. Luckily, it was heavily overshadowed by one of the best NBA MVP discussions of all time.

July 28th

Nike Peach Jam: Standouts

Sat, 07/29/2017 - 6:30am

By Ian Powers

July 25th

Under Armour Association Finals

Wed, 07/26/2017 - 7:50am

The Under Armour Association closed out their season in Atlanta with WeR1 winning back to back championships. While UAA doesn’t get the same recognition as the Nike EYBL, they had their share of prospects, and have had a few big names in their minimal years of existence: Markelle Fultz, Josh Jackson, and Thon Maker to name a few.

Scottie Lewis 6’5 177 SG/SF, 6’10.25 wingspan, 8’6 standing reach -Team Rio 2019

July 20th

Nine Summer League Observations

Fri, 07/21/2017 - 6:00am

The NBA Summer League system has become quite the spectacle over the past several years which provides a stopgap in a long summer otherwise without professional basketball. Las Vegas outshines its Orlando and Utah counterparts, but they all provide a platform for overreactions and naive optimism for fans of every team. As we find out season after season, Summer League does not strongly correlate with the final outcome of these players, but here are a few things we learned during Summer League as we keep a watchful eye on the NBA’s newest players.

July 13th

Nick Richards Interview

Fri, 07/14/2017 - 12:11am

Kentucky Wildcat, Nick Richards out of Jamaica is considered one of the top big men prospects in the 2017 high school class. We had the opportunity to talk to Richards during McDonald's week, here’s what he had to say.

Nick RichardsNick How has Chicago and McDonald’s week been?

July 7th

Lonnie Walker Interview

Fri, 07/07/2017 - 10:47am

6'5 Miami shooting guard commit Lonnie Walker had an impressive week in Chicago, where we got a chance to catch up with him at the McDonald's All American game. The athletic shooting guard had a stand out senior year, winning the state championship and was named to both the McDonald’s Game and Jordan Brand Classic. He figures to be a one and done, possible lotto pick if he plays to his abilities next season at Miami. We sat down with Walker, here’s what he had to say. How has Chicago and McDonald’s week been?

July 1st

Nike Elite 100: Top Prospects

Sun, 07/02/2017 - 12:00am

The Nike Elite 100 featured top prospects from the 2019 and 2020 classes. With four days of drills, learning from coaches and skills trainers, including Rasheed Wallace showing the up and comers a few things. Some scrimmaging was also played in the event, here are some of the top players.

PJ Fuller 6’2 160, 6’5.5 wingspan SG - 2019