Archive - Jul 2011

July 12th

2011 LeBron James Skills Academy Recap

Wed, 07/13/2011 - 2:26am

News and Notes From the LeBron James Skills Academy

By Joel Steiner and Josh Cochran

Akron (OH) – The 2011 version of the LeBron James Skills Academy did not include the typical 30 plus NBA Scouts or the 2010 media blitz caused by LeBron’s pending free agency. However, it did not disappoint as 20 of the top collegiate players and 80 of the top high school players showcased their talents.

Khris Middleton Interview

Tue, 07/12/2011 - 8:54pm

Khris Middleton is a 6'7 SG/SF with a 6'10 wingspan. Middleton has had a solid career thus far at Texas A&M and has had a solid summer at the Nike Skills Academies. Given Khris's ability to score and his desire to put on some additional weight between now and next year he should contend for Big 12 Player of the Year along with KU's Thomas Robinson. Last week at Lebron James Skills Academy I got a chance to learn more about a prospect I have been closely monitoring since last year.

Jacob Pullen signs with Italian team

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BK Ventspils adds rookie from Gonzaga Steven Gray

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July 11th

Wrapping up the FIBA U19 championships

Sports Illustrated

College kids show who's got the brains

Sidney loses weight, expects big things at MSU

Clarion Ledger
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