- Geek & Sci-Fi
It’s been a good year for USA Basketball.
Think of your favorite NBA superstar.
Duke freshman and top draft prospect Jahlil Okafor is 6-11, 270 pounds.
This past Friday night the stars of tomorrow in basketball took the floor at the Barclays Center in one of the most exciting all-american games in recent memory.
The 2014 Jordan Brand Classic went down in Brooklyn over the weekend, with multiple top high school prospects showing what we can look forward to next year in college.
The 13th annual Jordan Brand Classic took place last night in Brooklyn at the Barclays Center and in typical fashion, the game did not disappoint, becoming the highest scoring game in JBC history.
It was mission accomplished for the USA Junior National Team Saturday as they defeated the World Select Team 84-73 at the Nike Hoop Summit in Portland.
This week, the top high school prospects in the world are in Portland, Oregon, to showcase their skills at the 2014 Nike Hoop Summit.
This year, the NCAA tournament was special and was nothing short of amazing.
Let's be honest for a second here.
On November 14, 2002, Carmelo Anthony, a 6-8, 230-pound former McDonald's All-American, dominated in his first collegiate game, scoring 27 points and grabbing 11 rebounds in a Syracuse loss at Memphis.
The next wave of basketball superstars are on the brink of making an impact.
Last night, McDonald's announced the full rosters for this year's All American Games, to be played at Chicago's United Center on April 2, 2014.
As if Jabari Parker wasn't enough, Duke will have two more blue chippers arriving on campus next year to bolster their roster.
Adidas Nations, as we showed you earlier this week, started its sixth-annual tournament of the best U-19 talent the world has to offer with performances that drew high praise from the crowd of hoops experts assembled in Southern California.
Chicago is a city well aware of its negative stereotypes.