The halftime violinist afforded spectators a few minutes to rest their eyes, and it was much needed. The action on court for the 13th annual Jordan Brand Classic gave a whole new meaning to fast and furious. If this game didn’t establish new records for shortest time of possession, it had to be close. With athleticism on display (while defense napped) at the Barclays Center, here are player evaluations for the East squad:
Here is a look at this year's underclassmen early entry list. This page will be updated as developments occur. The list is broken into four parts: Officially Announced, Likely to Enter, 50/50, and Returning. Look for the NBA to release an official list of Early Entrants a few days after the April 27th deadline. The International (professional) group will have until June 16th to pull their names out.
The World Team was defeated after winning the past 2 seasons, but had a number of highly intriguing prospects nonetheless. After speaking with a number of NBA scouts, here are thoughts on each of them after watching them in numerous practices, plus the game and quotes on some of the top prospects from World Team coach Roy Rana.
2014 Hoop Summit Box Score
Emmanuel Mudiay PG Congo