Kuran Iverson, As other media outlets turned there backs on the once #2 player in the country Hoop Dreams Magazine stood by his side while crowning him the #1 player in New England in the class of 2013. Iverson can score with the best of them, while playing point forward keeps his teammates involved by consistently beating his defender off the dribble. Iverson’s jump shoot looked better and it also seems like he has visited the weight room, David Stern will know his name if he continues to improve.
Kamali Bey, One word can describe his play, Efficient. Bey once herald as one of the state of Massachusetts up and coming gems, was sidelined by an injury that held the star out of action for quite some time. Now back in action Bey showed why he was given that tag, scored the ball like he was playing horse with his little brother bucket after bucket. Whichever program lands Bey will be more then satisfied.
Andrew Chrabascz, we like to call him the glue. He makes it work no matter the situation, back to the basket, or slashing down the lane for a two-hand dunk. Chrabascz has the tools to play at any level because of his will to compete. Has developed a mid range game as of lately.
Kahil Dukes, the sharp shooter is a volume shooter, but is also a shot maker. Showed his point guard skills by keeping his team involved while taking over when the time was needed. Dukes plan to have a top 5 by August and plans to decide which school he plans to attend
Sam Donahue left the event as one of the best shooters in the building; Donahue missed few shots, as he was red hot from the three-point arc. The downtown sniper used the one dribble pull-up to create space, which often freed up his teammates for wide open shoots.
Jared Terrell, showed why he is being recruited heavily as one of the best (SG) in the country, Terrell scored in all shapes and fashions. Pull up jumpers, three pointers from all over the court, as well as his continued growth of athleticism by finishing with loud dunks. Terrell looks to have added more muscle to his already college ready body.
Elijah Rogers has been playing with a chip on his shoulder for the past few events that we have seen him in. Rogers has gain more athleticism to go along with his consistent attacking style, Rogers plays hard on both ends of the floor. Needs to develop a solid mid range game to continue being a threat.
Paschal Chukwu, played to a different beat then he usually does, challenged all shots at the rim, as well as changed shots. Has started to develop a consistent right hand jump hook, which looks to be his go to move at times.
Abdul Malik Abu, Once again proved that he belongs in the conversation as one of the top 50 players in the 2014 class. Abu mixed it up today and gave us a preview of his step out three point game. Abu made more then eight three pointers throughout 5 on 5 play. Not to mention his fearless loud dunks in traffic, Abu has great upper body strength, which allows him to score through contact; a go two move or two would help him scratch his potential.
Bonzie Colson showed his toughness while playing against bigger defenders, has a great feel for the game as he uses the rim to feed off the shot blocker. What he lacks in size is equaled off by the size of his heart, never one to back down his upside looks great.
Damion Smith the do it all guard, scored rebounded and assisted on half of his teams points, we like to call him the “Junk yard Dog” as he has a great nose for the ball and plays hard from start to finish. Has to strengthen his ball handling skills along with his jump shot which has looked better lately.
Bruce Brown, Showed why he has been declared the next one, showed high level athletic moves. With a developed jump shot Brown will be a name to remember.
Terrance Mann has a great IQ for the game, both offensively and defensively Mann has the tools to become a high major prospect. Strength is a concern at a young age; Mann has to be able to finish through the contact, a younger Gerard Coleman.