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.
New Manhattan coach Steve Masiello dropped by the SNY.tv studio today to talk about taking over the MAAC program.
Masiello talked about his vision for the program, which went 6-25 a year ago; his recruiting plans; and his goals for hiring a staff.
A former Knicks ball boy, Masiello even chimed in on the skill-set of TheKnicksBlog.com author Tommy Dee, and gave his prediction for the upcoming Knicks-Celtics series.
As a side note, neither Russ Smith nor George Goode will be coming to Manhattan from Louisville, despite rumors to the contrary.
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.