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.
Our man Alex Kline, the 16-year-old college basketball recruiting guru, is featured in today’s Wall Street Journal.
The article was written by former Herald News intern and rising star Ben Cohen, a freelancer for the Journal.
Here’s the link.
“He is as good as anybody in the business—or better,” Tony Chiles, a St. John’s assistant, told the Journal. “I can’t imagine how good he would be if he didn’t have to do homework.”
Kline is hosting a basketball showcase to honor his late mother, Mary Kline, May 28, which benefits the American Cancer Society.
**Mike Vorkunov of newjerseynewsroom.com also has a smart piece on ESPN analyst Jay Bilas.
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.