AEBL RECAP - JULY 11
By JARON PIERRE-MATHURINE
It was my introduction to the AEBL event and it was as advertised. Former and current players from all levels ranging from G-League, to Retried pro’s, to current overseas players, all lace up and provide quality/respectful runs. Ironically a majority of the players played their HS ball in the state or even within the Metro area, so it's always refreshing to see old faces come back and show old fans how they developed over the years. In attendance was not only reality star Mimi Faust, but also artists K-Camp and Skateboard Spooky, as well as social media sensation and former WNBA player Chantel Tremitiere. The best part about the event is that these players have all played at a very high level so the competition and competitive nature is heavy. An event that’s free to the public, it's a must you stop by one Saturday and Sunday to check it out.
The Battle Summer Showcase
The Battle Summer Showcase brings a loaded lineup to Akron, OH from July 2-4
Lebron “Bronny” James, Jr. headlines an impressive grassroots basketball event
AKRON, Ohio — As part of a high-octane event on July 2-4, LeBron "Bronny" James Jr., will take the court in the house Lebron James, Sr. built. St. Vincent St. Mary’s Lebron James Arena will be the site of the The Battle Basketball Summer Showcase - a three day event that will feature an impressive collection of travel basketball teams competing in Akron.
IMO Memorial Day- Event Recap
The IMO Memorial Day Classic provided an opportunity to demonstrate talent, ability and potential on a National platform against some of the best players in the country.
There are players in this event, like Mikey Williams, that people who don’t follow basketball particularly close are familiar with as well as players, like Sam Murray & Reed Sheppard, who have caught the eye and attention of college coaches but are underrated in the player rankings and relatively unknown to those who don’t closely watch/evaluate high school/grassroots basketball. The classic was full of high-level basketball and competitive matchups from start to finish.
IMO Memorial Day Classic
In Memory Of (IMO) Memorial Day Classic
In Memory Of (IMO) Memorial Day Classic was created to celebrate the lives of individuals whose unfortunate deaths recently reignited the Black Lives Matter movement.
The IMO will attract some of the nation’s top high school basketball
recruits and social media influencers to Houston for on court bragging rights and
to continue bringing awareness to the social injustice conversation. Teams will
compete in bracket play with the championship game taking place on Sunday.
Iverson Classic Recap
By Justin Brantley
It was great to see this level of talent assembled on the court at the same time. Just over 2 years had gone by since we’d seen a major All-Star Game and this one was worth the wait. The last Iverson Roundball Classic took place on April 24th, 2019 and featured 10 players currently on NBA rosters. To date, the Iverson Roundball Classic has seen 15 alumni go on to be drafted (Including 4 lottery picks and the 2020 #1 overall pick Anthony Edwards) and a total of 20 play in the NBA.
Relentless Rundown on SUVtv
Relentless Hoops & SUVtv announce new player exposure segment
With the goals of exposure and talent evaluation in mind, Relentless Hoops and SUVtv have announced a new segment that will stream on the SUVtv platform this season. Hosted by Trent Markwith, The Relentless Rundown on SUVtv will highlight a collection of grassroots & high school prospects college coaches should consider.
Iverson Classic -Day Two Recap
By Justin Brantley
Iron Sharpens Iron… The competition amongst the players was fierce and nobody backed down from anybody. The players walked into this event with the intention of showcasing their talents/abilities and all the rankings went out the window. Just a few of the moments/players that stood out to me today.
Iverson Classic -Day One Recap
By Justin Brantley
With a roster loaded with McDonald’s All Americans, Players of The Year and NBA Hopefuls it’s difficult to separate yourself from the pack but there were a few players that stood out to me.
SUVtv adds Justin Brantley
National Recruiting Director/Analyst
The Atlanta-based hoops platform welcomes a national recruiting specialist and analyst to its disruptive lineup of broadcasts and original content.