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.
There are some last-minute roster changes for Friday’s Boost Mobile Elite 24 event at Harlem’s Rucker Park.
Jereme Richmond is unable to play due to state rules/compliance and is being replaced by Syracuse commit Dion Waiters from Philadelphia. St. Patrick of Elizabeth standout Michael Gilchrist is out for undisclosed reasons, and is being replaced by Memphis-bound shooting guard Nolan Dennisfrom Texas.
The players convene Thursday in New York for a community service project and practice, and we hope to have recruiting updates on LanceStephenson, Dominic Cheek, John Wall (pictured) and others.
Here’s the official roster. If you have any questions on the kids, send them now and I’ll do my best to get them answered.
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.