Adam Zagoria covers basketball at all levels. He is the author of two books and an award-winning journalist whose articles have appeared in ESPN The Magazine, SLAM, Sheridan Hoops, Sports Illustrated, Basketball Times and in newspapers nationwide.
The Paterson Division of Recreation along with the Playaz Basketball Club will be conducting the 2nd Annual Fall Ball League for boys HS teams. This year they are planning on hosting 2 different 8 team divisions : the Monday night division will be for local teams and the Wednesday night division will be for regional teams. Jerseys will be provided by the league and games are scheduled to begin on Monday, September 8 and Wednesday, September 10. Each team will play 7 games and all teams will make the play-offs. All games will be at either 7pm or 8pm at John F. Kennedy HS in Paterson, NJ. The Championships for both divisions will be played on Wednesday October 29th. Teams should contact Jimmy Salmon at 973-207-4346 for additional information.
A year ago, Kemba Walker and Durand Scott led Rice to the championship with an 84-74 victory over upstart Paterson Eastside.
Adam Zagoria is a Basketball Insider who covers basketball at all levels. A contributor to The New York Times and SportsNet New York (SNY), he is also the author of two books and is an award-winning journalist and filmmaker. His articles have appeared in ESPN The Magazine, SLAM, Sheridan Hoops, Basketball Times and in newspapers nationwide. He also won an Emmy award for his work on the SNY mini-documentary on Syracuse guard Tyus Battle.
A veteran Ultimate Frisbee player, he has competed in numerous National and World Championships and, perhaps more importantly, his teams won the Westchester Summer League (WSL) championships in 2011 and 2013.
He lives in Manhattan with his wife and children.