R.J. Barrett 6-7, SG/SF, Freshman Duke Zion Williamson 6-7, PF, Freshman Duke Bol Bol 7-3, PF/C, Freshman Oregon Cameron Reddish 6-8, SF, Freshman Duke Romeo Langford 6-6, SG, Freshman Indiana Nassir Little 6-7, SG/SF, Freshman North Carolina Ja Morant 6-3, PG, Sophomore Murray State De’Andre Hunter 6-7, SF Sophomore Virginia Rui Hachimura 6-8, SF, Junior Gonzaga Sekou Doumbouya 6-9, SF France Luka Simanic 6-10, … Read More NBA 2019 Draft Top 100 Prospects
At 22 years old, he is one of the older NBA prospects in this upcoming draft. But don’t let his age fool you into thinking he doesn’t have a pro ready game. At 6’5 205 with the ability to light up the score board seemingly at will he will be an electric player for a team late in the first or early second … Read More Iowa’s Isaiah Moss the next Donovan Mitchell?
Lebron James Reasoning: He just passed Wilt Chamberlain to be number 5 all time in scoring while putting up 44 against the Blazers in Staples. The Lakers got off to a rocky start, but Lebron seems to be getting more and more assertive as he isn’t waiting for these players to come of age around him. He’s showing them exactly what it means to … Read More Lakers MVP Through 15 Games
Spire Academy is now scheduled to participate in the HoopHall classic, a prestigious tournament that hosts top high school teams every year. Taking place in January we are now primed to get a chance to see the matchup of Cole Anthony and Lamelo Ball we have all been waiting for. On the aftermath of the news that teams like Oak Hill and La Lumiere … Read More Oak Hill and Spire Academy May Play in January
Springer is nursing an injury (Bruised Ribs) that will likely see him miss time over the JBA’s next few games, with Springer out what can you expect out of JBA USA? Even more 3’s than they shoot now, the likely candidate to get playing time in his stead will by Jordan Ray who is finally back, full healthy and played his first real minutes … Read More What to expect of JBA USA without Lamelo and Je’Rell Springer!
JBA USA wins a crazy and entertaining game in London today with a final score of 151-137 and let me say if you missed this one you missed out on an extremely thrilling game. For JBA USA Lamelo Ball was certainly the player of the game with 42 points, 13 rebounds, and 17 assists, Lamelo was absolutely cooking on the offensive end coming up … Read More JBA Recap: The London Lions
Honorable Mention for Mount Rushmore: Steph Curry: Legacy: He’s the greatest shooter of all time and has single handedly changed the game more than any player in NBA history. However, he will never be able to make the NBA Mount Rushmore simply because of his size and stature. While this may not be fair a lot of fans and even NBA players don’t … Read More NBA Mount Rushmore
With some of the recent negativity surrounding the JBA I have created this forum for JBA players to post their first-hand thought, experiences, and goals moving forward. This is to highlight everything the JBA has offered these young men and what they are planning on doing with the tools and platform given to them. This page will have players real unbiased and media free … Read More JBA Player Experiences
All Time NBA Draft This list isn’t an exact ranking of who is the better or more accomplished player, while ranking these individuals I’m considering depth at position, overall skill and size, longevity while assuming players go without major injuries and making sure every roster has a player who plays at each of on of the 5 positions in their prime, while trying to … Read More All-Time NBA Draft
With the playoffs right around the corner (August 17th), NBA history takes a new chapter in its online presence as the NBA 2K league starts its first postseason. This is something that isn’t new to many of the Players in the NBA 2K league, including the likes of Brandon Caicedo, Brandon Raudenbush, and Austin Painter. A summer of history in the basketball world … Read More A Summer of History
These rankings are a comprehensive list based off both regular season performance, roster strength, and path to the championship. For each team we will give their season and post season outlook. Which includes performance, roster strength, and path to championship. The Playoff Format is: (1) Los Angeles (8) Philadelphia (4) Dallas (5) Atlanta (3) New York (6) Houston (7) Chicago (2) … Read More JBA Playoff Power Rankings
JBA All-Star Team This is the JBA All-Star teams based on our predictions of both who will be eligible for the game and us assuming that the JBA does a live All-Star draft. If these things take place than we believe the best possible and most interesting All-Star game would be to put Melo and Gelo as captains and have them draft their own … Read More JBA All-Star Team