A Detailed Scouting Report on Jonathan Kuminga’s Patrick School Season

Kuminga after defeating Roselle Catholic at during the Union County Tournament on 2/29/20.

Jonathan Kuminga, the number one player in the class of 2021, reclassified to 2020 and announced that he will be playing for the newly formed G League professional pathway team designed for top prospects. 

During the Nike Peach Jam during the summer of 2019, the rising junior  averaged 27.4 points, 6 rebounds, and 4.7 assists, which vaulted him to the number 1  ranking player of the class of 2021 entering his junior season, according to ESPN, 24/7, and Rivals.

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Metro Classic Continues to Grow Stronger

Bronny James warming up.

It was a high school basketball showcase called the Metro Classic in 2018 where I watched one of the most exciting games I’ve ever seen in person. R.J. Barrett, who was the number one high school senior in the nation at the time, led Montverde Academy, the number one team at the time, to a come-from-behind win over Naz Reid and the number 21 ranked New Jersey powerhouse Roselle Catholic at the Harwood Arena on the campus of Kean University, a college in New Jersey about 45 minutes outside of New York City.

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Michigan State Commit Miles Bridges and Other Prospects at the PrimeTime Shootout

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Miles Bridges is jersey number one.

The PrimeTime Shootout is a high school invitational tournament that started in 1976. Players that have appeared include LeBron James Carmelo Anthony, and Dwight Howard. Ever since the Nets moved to Brooklyn, I missed my fix of watching basketball in person.

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PrimeTime Shootout Preview (NJ High School Basketball Tournament)

Kentucky freshman Karl-Anthony Towns while a senior at St. Joseph High School.

Going to a Nets game in Brooklyn is not as easy as going to East Rutherford or Newark while living Hoboken. In their third year in Brooklyn, I’ve attended one Nets game, where I used to go to a dozen in the swamp.

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The NBA Should Poach Top College Coaches for the D-League

"I coach a minor league NBA team anyway, I might as well go to the D-League."

The minimum age requirement to play in the NBA is 19. For the top high school basketball players in the country, this means being a one-and-done player, where Kentucky’s John Calipari has mastered the art of coaching players who only stay for their freshman year, specifically for the pros.

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Breakdown of the NBA 2014-15 National TV Schedule

Suns point guard Goran Dragic.

The NBA national TV schedule is out. You’ll only find here all 30 teams with their appearances on ABC, TNT, ESPN, NBA TV and the totals. In addition, I note the difference from last year’s schedule (which is not accounting for the changes they made mid-season).

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The NBA Playoff Guide for Your Girlfriend

John Wall is fast.

Everyone’s talking about Donald Sterling, but the real action is on the hardwood. Each team has a few players with an interesting story to get you hooked.

I know this headline gender-stereotypes, but let’s face it — it’s more likely there’s a male that wants to watch the game with his unwilling female counterpart.

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