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MAY 03
11:30
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2021
2021 GRASSROOTS SHOWCASE - 16U TOP PERFORMERS - PART 2
Dan Gibbs — Contributing Editor - NY2LASPORTS.COM
With all the talent at the Grassroots Showcase, one article was just not enough for the top performers. Here’s the next group of players that came to play in Louisville.  Ethan Kizer – 2023 – F – Mid-Pro Academy Kizer is a lengthy wing with some serious bounce that has continued to develop all of his skills. While he has been a highflyer that could knock down some   More...
 
 
APR 06
02:15
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2021
NY2LA SPORTS SPRING EXTRAVAGANZA TIPS APRIL 9-11, 2021
Antonio Curro — National Recruiting Editor - NY2LASPORTS.COM
The NY2LA Sports Spring Extravaganza in association with Ohio Basketball is set to tip off April 9-11, 2021 inside the Indiana Convention Center in Indianapolis, Indiana.  After a one year hiatus in 2021 this platform returns for its 9th installment in 2021 with boy’s 11U-17U action throughout the weekend.  With COVID-19 policies and protocols still in effect in most places most   More...
 
 
MAR 30
12:15
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2021
NY2LA SPORTS SWISH N' DISH RETURNS APRIL 2-4, 2021
Antonio Curro — National Recruiting Editor - NY2LASPORTS.COM
The NY2LA Sports Swish N’ Dish Spring Warm-Up returns April 2-4, 2021 and once again it promises to be one of the premiere platforms to tip off the grassroots travel season.  Annually regarded as one of the top hoops events in the country this platform is rich in history with an alumni list that includes NBA stars, former McDonald’s All-Americans, former Jordan Brand Classic   More...
 
 
Class of 2024
5-10    PG
Minneapolis South
Minneapolis, MN
MAR 05
06:15
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2021
2024 INTRO - PG JEROME WILLIAMS JR.
Aaron Edwards — Contributing Editor to GENERATIONNEXTBASKETBALL.COM, NY2LASPORTS.COM and NY2LAMINNESOTA.COM.
Minneapolis South coach Joe Heiser has the top group of incoming freshmen led by one of the premier prospects in the class, 2024 floor general Jerome Williams Jr.  One of the top players in the Minneapolis City Conference as a freshman this season, Williams has had an immediate impact on the team. Few prospects from Minnesota (i.e. Gary Trent Jr., Jalen Suggs, etc.) have had the type of   More...
 
Class of 2024
5-10    PG
Minneapolis South
Minneapolis, MN
 
Class of 2022
6-5    G/F
Minnesota Prep
Richardson, TX
FEB 05
12:15
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2021
2022 G/F DJ JEFFERSON IS AN ELITE NATIONAL TALENT TO KNOW
Chad Lewis — National Contributing Editor - NY2LASPORTS.COM
There is a rising star in the State of Minnesota by the way of Richardson, TX and his name is DJ Jefferson.  The class of 2022 SG is walking highlight reel and plays the game of basketball at a high level and puts a tremendous amount of pressure on the opposing team from the minute that he steps on the basketball floor.  Standing at 6’5, he is the ultimate package at the guard   More...
 
Class of 2022
6-5    G/F
Minnesota Prep
Richardson, TX
 
Class of 2023
6-4    G/F
Totino-Grace
Booklyn Center, MN
FEB 01
08:45
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2021
UPDATE WITH 2023 G/F CJ O'HARA
Aaron Edwards — Contributing Editor to GENERATIONNEXTBASKETBALL.COM, NY2LASPORTS.COM and NY2LAMINNESOTA.COM.
Minnesota continues to produce high caliber basketball prospects and CJ O'Hara is next up at the scoring guard position in Minnesota's deep 2023 class. Entering his third varsity season, O'Hara is primed to produce at a high level as one of the top shooting guard prospects in the state this season.  Entering this high school season, I was able to catch up with the young stud   More...
 
Class of 2023
6-4    G/F
Totino-Grace
Booklyn Center, MN
 
Class of 2021
6-3    PG
Golden State Prep
Maple Grove, MN
JAN 27
01:45
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2021
2021 PG AMIR WHITLOCK IS A TALENTED GUARD STILL ON THE BOARD
Antonio Curro — National Recruiting Editor - NY2LASPORTS.COM
A plethora of talented 2021 prospects are still on the board from coast to coast and regardless of the state you’re bound to have some quality Division 1 prospects that are still wide open.  One such talent is Amir Whitlock, a talented lead guard at Golden State Prep in California. A native of Minnesota, Whitlock is an instinctively skilled 6’3 guard with an ability to create,   More...
 
Class of 2021
6-3    PG
Golden State Prep
Maple Grove, MN
 
Class of 2022
6-2    G
South St. Paul
St. Paul, MN
JAN 22
11:45
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2021
2022 G ALONZO DODD PRIMED TO TAKE OFF IN MINNESOTA
Antonio Curro — National Recruiting Editor - NY2LASPORTS.COM
The upcoming spring and summer travel season will look to rebuild the landscape that was altered so negatively by COVID-19 in 2020 and a host of talented prospects are front and center with something to prove regionally and nationally.  One such talent is South St. Paul (MN) standout Alonzo Dodd. A 6-2 plus length 2022 guard from Minnesota, Dodd is primed for a big spring and   More...
 
Class of 2022
6-2    G
South St. Paul
St. Paul, MN
 
Class of 2021
6-7   
Hopkins HS
Minnetonka, MN
JAN 12
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2021
2021 G/F XAVIER WHITE IS A POTENTIAL STEAL STILL ON THE BOARD
Antonio Curro — National Recruiting Editor - NY2LASPORTS.COM
A plethora of talented 2021 prospects are still on the board in the 2021 class and with the spring and summer travel season approaching expecting to hear more and more about various 2021 prospects coming off the board later than usual.  No state is excused from this current landscape that was created heavily due to the COVID-19 recruiting restrictions in place along with the new NCAA   More...
 
Class of 2021
6-7   
Hopkins HS
Minnetonka, MN
 
Class of 2020
6-5    PG
Minnehaha Academy
St. Paul, MN
NY2LASPORTS.COM Rank: 5
DEC 15
01:45
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2020
FIVE EARLY SEASON STANDOUTS IN COLLEGE BASKETBALL
Antonio Curro — National Recruiting Editor - NY2LASPORTS.COM
The college basketball season is on and off a bit right now with games moving forward and a flurry of games being postponed and/or cancelled periodically.  Unfortunately this is the COVID-19 reality we’re currently dealing with across the board.  That being said, when the games have moved forward a handful of high caliber prospects are elevating up the draft boards and delivering   More...
 
Class of 2020
6-5    PG
Minnehaha Academy
St. Paul, MN
NY2LASPORTS.COM Rank: 5
 
Class of 2022
6-3    SG
Park Center
Spring Lake Park, MN
NY2LASPORTS.COM Rank: 26
DEC 11
10:15
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2020
2022 SG BRAEDEN CARRINGTON TRENDING UP IN MINNESOTA
Antonio Curro — National Recruiting Editor - NY2LASPORTS.COM
The Midwest has continued to see a boom on the hardwood over the past decade and Minnesota has had more than their fair share.  The Generation Next Basketball Association “GNBA” platform has laid the foundation for countless Division 1 prospects in the state and region and the 2022 class is no exception.  The latest talent to cut his teeth in the GNBA middle school platform   More...
 
Class of 2022
6-3    SG
Park Center
Spring Lake Park, MN
NY2LASPORTS.COM Rank: 26
 
DEC 07
11:30
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2020
THE GRASSROOTS BASKETBALL SUMMER CHAMPIONSHIPS DEBUTS IN JULY 2021
Antonio Curro — National Recruiting Editor - NY2LASPORTS.COM
The travel basketball landscape took a much needed trajectory upward last week with the announcement of The Grassroots Basketball Association by The Hoop Group, HoopSeen, and NY2LA Sports.  The collaboration and unity of the three largest and most impactful independent travel basketball brands to form this exciting new platform created a needed balance and opportunity for some of the best   More...
 
 
Class of 2022
6-1    PG
Buffalo
Buffalo, MN
DEC 01
09:15
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2020
2022 PG ANTONIO BLUIETT ON THE RISE IN MINNESOTA
Antonio Curro — National Recruiting Editor - NY2LASPORTS.COM
While the recruiting landscape for 2021 prospects is far from finished regionally and nationally, a host of talented 2022 prospects are emerging from the shadows and starting to generate buzz of their own in different parts of the country.  The Midwest is no exception to this as talented late blooming prospects like PG Antonio Bluiett of Buffalo (MN) is opening eyes and collecting a lot of   More...
 
Class of 2022
6-1    PG
Buffalo
Buffalo, MN
 
DEC 01
12:15
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2020
THE GRASSROOTS BASKETBALL ASSOCIATION DEBUTS IN 2021
Antonio Curro — National Recruiting Editor - NY2LASPORTS.COM
The three biggest independent travel basketball organizations have partnered to create the largest and most impactful platform in the country. NY2LA Sports, Hoop Group and HoopSeen will all be a part of The Grassroots Basketball Association in 2021.    The need to have the best platform possible for college bound student-athletes has been forefront in each organization’s   More...
 
 
Class of 2020
6-3    PG
Scotlandville (LA)
Milwaukee, WI
NY2LASPORTS.COM Rank: 30
NOV 25
11:30
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2020
FIVE IMPACT FRESHMAN SET TO DELIVER THIS COLLEGE SEASON
Antonio Curro — National Recruiting Editor - NY2LASPORTS.COM
The college basketball season tips off today and we wanted to take a look at some of the talented freshman that we’ve had the opportunity to watch grow and develop over the years.  So with that being said here’s five potential impact freshman to keep your eyes on this season… Note – Listed in alphabetical order Reece Beekman – 6’3 – PG –   More...
 
Class of 2020
6-3    PG
Scotlandville (LA)
Milwaukee, WI
NY2LASPORTS.COM Rank: 30
 
Class of 2022
6-1    PG
Osseo Senior H.S.
Maple Grove, MN
NOV 20
12:30
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2020
2022 PG DONALD FERGUSON III IS TRENDING UPWARD IN MINNESOTA
Antonio Curro — National Recruiting Editor - NY2LASPORTS.COM
We glanced at a few different lead guards in the country earlier this week and today we take a peek into the state of Minnesota where emerging floor general Donald Ferguson III of Osseo High School is beginning to open some eyes. A talented and quick 6’1 perimeter talent, Ferguson is a multi-dimensional guard who can score, create, and defend on any given night.  He has nice length   More...
 
Class of 2022
6-1    PG
Osseo Senior H.S.
Maple Grove, MN
 
NOV 19
06:15
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2020
2024 G MERCY MILLER ON DECK IN MINNESOTA
Antonio Curro — National Recruiting Editor - NY2LASPORTS.COM
While names like Tyus Jones, Jalen Suggs, Tre Jones, Tyrell Terry, etc. have graced the courts in Minnesota and moved on to become high level college prospects and/or even NBA draftees eventually, the up and coming talent has continued to work on their development as well and they’ve created a buzz about the future in the process.  All four of those named graced the courts of NY2LA   More...
 
 
Class of 2022
6-4    G
Sierra Canyon
Chatsworth, CA
NY2LASPORTS.COM Rank: 50
NOV 16
11:30
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2020
FOUR FABULOUS 2022 GUARDS TO TRACK NATIONALLY
Antonio Curro — National Recruiting Editor - NY2LASPORTS.COM
The recruiting world continues to be in a flux with the constant fluidity of COVID-19 and the lack of opportunities for college coaches to put their own eyes on prospects this year.  That being said there’s still a number of guards who have firmly solidified their status as high major prospects in the 2022 class.  Here’s a quick glance at four such   More...
 
Class of 2022
6-4    G
Sierra Canyon
Chatsworth, CA
NY2LASPORTS.COM Rank: 50
 
Class of 2021
6-3    PG
Minnehaha Academy H.S.
Minneapolis, MN
OCT 27
10:45
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2020
FIVE 2021 PROSPECTS ON THE RISE
Antonio Curro — National Recruiting Editor - NY2LASPORTS.COM
The pandemic took opportunities from the 2021 class and now with recent rule changes by the NCAA there’s a possibility that even more opportunities may be lost.  That being said there’s still a laundry list of 2021 prospects worth tracking on the board and today we look at five of them in the Midwest. Note – Listed in alphabetical order Hercy Miller – 6’3   More...
 
Class of 2021
6-3    PG
Minnehaha Academy H.S.
Minneapolis, MN
 
OCT 26
03:45
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2020
2020 NY2LA SPORTS FUTURES CAMP - PART 12 - CLASS OF 2024 ALL-CAMP STANDOUTS
Antonio Curro — National Recruiting Editor - NY2LASPORTS.COM
The annual NY2LA Sports Futures Camp tipped this past weekend and once again it featured an electric group of talent in the 2021-2024 classes.  Some of the top 2024 prospects in the Midwest were on the hardwood and once again they made their presence felt.  We continue our coverage with a look at that standouts from the 2024 class from this past weekend… 2024 Camp   More...
 
 
OCT 21
09:45
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2020
2020 NY2LA SPORTS FUTURES CAMP RECAP - PART 10
Rodger Bohn — Writer for SLAM Magazine
The 2020 NY2LA Futures Camp brought many of the top players from the Midwest and beyond all under one roof just outside of Milwaukee. With prospects from a dozen states, the youngsters were broken up into two separate sessions: The classes of ‘21/’22 and the classes of ‘23/’24. Games were all livestreamed via Be The Beast, college coaches were buzzing all day, and regional   More...
 
 
OCT 12
05:00
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2020
2020 NY2LA SPORTS FUTURES CAMP RECAP - PART 3 - CLASS OF 2021 ALL-CAMP STANDOUTS
Antonio Curro — National Recruiting Editor - NY2LASPORTS.COM
The annual NY2LA Sports Futures Camp tipped this past weekend and once again it featured an electric group of talent in the 2021-2024 classes.  Some of the top 2021 prospects left on the board in the Midwest in 2021 were on the hardwood and once again they made their presence felt.  We begin our coverage with a look at that standouts from the 2021 class from this past   More...
 
 
OCT 12
03:45
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2020
2020 NY2LA SPORTS FUTURES CAMP RECAP - PART 1
Rodger Bohn — Writer for SLAM Magazine
The 2020 NY2LA brought many of the top players from the Midwest and beyond all under one roof just outside of Milwaukee. With prospects from a dozen states, the youngsters were broken up into two separate sessions: The classes of ‘21/’22 and the classes of ‘23/’24. Games were all livestreamed, college coaches were buzzing all day, and regional battles were definitely had   More...
 
 
Class of 2021
6-3    PG
Brookfield Central H.S.
Brookfield, WI
NY2LASPORTS.COM Rank: 58
SEP 26
11:30
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2020
2021 G BEN NAU TALKS ST. THOMAS COMMITMENT
Antonio Curro — National Recruiting Editor - NY2LASPORTS.COM
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HIGHLIGHTS OF 2021 G BEN NAU
The fall of every calendar year usually brings with it a lot of visits both official and unofficial as well as a long list of commitments.  Unfortunately 2020 had a different plan and as such the visits aren’t happening this fall but commitments are still happening week in and week out.  The state of Wisconsin has had more than their fair share in the 2021 class and another domino   More...
 
Class of 2021
6-3    PG
Brookfield Central H.S.
Brookfield, WI
NY2LASPORTS.COM Rank: 58
 
Class of 2021
6-10    PF
Kimberly H.S.
Appleton, WI
SEP 13
08:00
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2020
CLASS OF 2021 SUMMER STOCK BOOSTERS
Antonio Curro — National Recruiting Editor - NY2LASPORTS.COM
Despite a very unique and difficult spring and summer that saw college coaches prevented from coming out and events come to a halt for a period of time, there were some solid summer performances for a few players who saw their recruiting stock elevate.  Here’s a look at ten uncommitted below the radar 2021 prospects that stood out with quality performances from time to   More...
 
Class of 2021
6-10    PF
Kimberly H.S.
Appleton, WI
 
AUG 20
10:45
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2020
2020 GRASSROOTS SHOWDOWN SESSION 2 - 17U ONES TO WATCH
Dan Gibbs — Contributing Editor - NY2LASPORTS.COM
These are five players that are all in different levels of their own recruitment, but all show great promise and excelled during the second session of the Grassroots Showdown.  Jamal Ambrose – Gain Elite – C He is a big strong 6’10” post playing up a level that showed great potential. Such an imposing figure in the paint that does a good job of protecting the rim.   More...
 
 
AUG 20
10:30
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2020
2020 GRASSROOTS SHOWDOWN SESSION 2 - 17U STOCK BOOSTERS
Dan Gibbs — Contributing Editor - NY2LASPORTS.COM
There was some great basketball being played on Thursday and Friday in Wisconsin. These are the players that had the biggest eye-opening performances to boost their own stock.  Trey Baker – All-In Athletics – G Highly shifty guard that does a great job of creating his own shot. He was incredibly tough to stick with all tournament and has the ability to rise up quickly off the   More...
 
 
AUG 10
10:15
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2020
GRASSROOTS SHOWDOWN SESSION 2 TIPS AUGUST 13-15, 2020
Antonio Curro — National Recruiting Editor - NY2LASPORTS.COM
Session 2 of the Grassroots Showdown Series hits the hardwood August 13-15, 2020 and the second installment takes it up another level with some quality additions to the field at all age groups.  Here’s a quick look at the teams scheduled to attend this week’s session… SEE ALSO SCHEDULE FOR SESSION 2 OF THE GRASSROOTS SHOWDOWN COVID-19 PROTOCOLS FOR THIS UPCOMING   More...
 
 
MAR 11
11:15
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2020
Q & A WITH 2021 G BRYCE LANCE
Aaron Edwards — Contributing Editor to GENERATIONNEXTBASKETBALL.COM, NY2LASPORTS.COM and NY2LAMINNESOTA.COM.
Bryce Lance is a talented basketball and football player. Bryce is the younger brother of Trey. Trey was an outstanding football player and basketball player at Marshall. Trey then lit college football a blaze as being the only freshman ever to win the college football offensive player of the year award. You could say pressure is on. Bryce is up for the challenge at six-foot two-inches tall.   More...
 
 
MAR 11
11:00
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2020
Q & A WITH 2023 G/F MAX WILSON
Aaron Edwards — Contributing Editor to GENERATIONNEXTBASKETBALL.COM, NY2LASPORTS.COM and NY2LAMINNESOTA.COM.
In 2018-19 Max Wilson was gaining recognition as an Eighth grader playing Varsity at Brooklyn Center High School averaging over 10 points per game. Over the summer playing AAU and the CP3 Rising Stars camp Wilson's profile up itself even more. Having good height, six-foot four-inches, smooth perimeter game, and maturity as a passer and creator, has caught eyes of prospect   More...
 
 
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