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Some call Jabari Parker the best high school basketball prospect since LeBron James. Now the high school senior to be has cut his list of schools to ten. Parker, is a 6’-8”, 220 lb. small forward from Simeon Vocational High School in Chicago, Illinois.
The 10 schools that made Parker’s list.
Kentucky, Stanford, Michigan State, Kansas, Florida, Duke, BYU, Georgetown, DePaul and North Carolina.
No shocks to the schools on this list. I am sure that Illinois fans are not happy that they are not on Parker’s list.
“I want to make my decision in November if that’s possible,” he told The Associated Press at the Gatorade national prep athletes of the year dinner a night earlier. “I just need to cut it down so I’ll be able to go on visits and make my decision from there.”
He hopes to cut the list to 5 sometime in the fall.
Parker is a big time scorer that can score in a number of ways. He excels at attacking off the dribble and at the rim. Parker has also developed a low post g...
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Sales of Powerade are about to go waaaay down in Boston. The company seems to have decided to put up a billboard celebrating LeBron James’ first title win almost three miles from the TD Garden.
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Either Powerade really does not know its audience, or the poor man's Gatorade has a sick sense of humor. An electronic billboard visible from I-93 in Medford, Mass., just three miles from the TD Garden, congratulates Miami Heat forward LeBron James on winning the NBA championship, according to the Metro's Matt Burke. (LINK: ) "Congrats, LeBron," reads the sports...
The 2012 Men's Olympic Basketball team may not stack up to the "Dream Team" of 1992, but the team the U.S. is trotting out in London this summer is going to make for some entertaining television. LeBron James, fresh off his first NBA championship, headlines the squad, and on Thursday he showed why. In an exhibition match with the Dominican Republic, James made the highlight...
The fine folks over at HoopsMixTape posted this beauty on their youtube channel and I must say it’s a spectacular video during Team USA scrimmage in which Durant feeds the ball to LeBron James for this reverse-oop. This was just PURE POWER! H/T I Am A GM
I recently won a contest from the boys over at Community Gum. Andy and Jon held a contest revolving around the NBA Finals, with entrants asked to predict who would win it all, the combined score from the final game, and who would be selected as Finals' MVP. I'm happy to have won, but what I'm most proud of is that my prediction of the Heat and LeBron as Finals' MVP...
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July 14: Carmelo Anthony, LeBron James, and Chris Paul were all seen dining at Johnny Rockets yesterday.
(via @conti_olivia, @AnthonyMendoza_, @CP3)
For my readers who live in Boston, if you happen to drive along the I-93 and want to be reminded that the Miami Heat won the NBA title, the folks over at Powerade put the below LeBron James billboard up:The electronic billboard is about three miles from the TD Bank North Garden where the Celtics play and as you may figure there had to be a public comment from the Celtics regarding...
I know that we’ve seen all those ridiculous commercials of Lebron James hoisting up full court shots that go in one after the other. And we’ve seen those ridiculous car commercials that make it look like a truck takes a 200 ft jump and lands just perfectly.
But it is possible that this dude really made this shot? For some reason I think that it’s real. Though I have...
Andre Iguodala, according to Lebron he’s knocking down the shots.
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The Nokia Theater in Los Angeles was filled with the best of the sports world Wednesday night at the 2012 ESPY Awards. The night was a fun way for athletes to relax, interact with each other, show off their fashion sense and recognize one another for their achievements. LeBron James was the big winner of the night, with the Miami Heat taking home one award and James taking home two...
As we continue our trek through some of the greatest hypothetical NBA games never played, we turn our attention to a sort of modern day battle.
Who leads their squad to victory in the All Time NBA Mock Draft: Lebron James v Kobe Bryant?
It’s the question that is debated all of the basketball world, on talk shows, on radio, on message boards, and it leads to some of the ugliest...
They may be Olympic teammates for the time being, but don’t think Kobe Bryant has any plans of taking it easy on LeBron James.
While playing together, they were interviewed by Sports Illustrated in Las Vegas during training camp. What do you think they were talking about?
“One championship doesn’t get it, you know what I’m saying?” Bryant said. “So for me, when we won...
The hottest debate of the moment is which “dream team” would beat the other team?
The answer is pretty obvious yet there are those that want to hang on to their feelings because they were born at a certain time and they feel a certain way.
I get it and I understand it but the truth is the truth and you can’t take away the truth.
To really size the argument up you can’t...
ALEXANDRIA, Va. – 2013 Indiana commit Stanford Robinson was one of the top performers after the first set of games of the Nike Skills U tournament near Washington D.C.
He did a little bit of everything in a blowout victory: scored both inside and out (including a monster two-handed dunk), finished well in transition and played solid defense.
Robinson seemed to be in attack mode...