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.
St. John’s Mullin to Miss First Two April Live Weekends After Hip Surgery
St. John’s coach Chris Mullin with miss the first two live periods in April after undergoing hip surgery that prevents him from traveling, team sources told ZAGSBLOG.
The April live period begins Friday and includes the first Under Armour Association event of 2018 at Basketball City in Manhattan where numerous high-profile recruits and St. John’s targets, including 2018s Naz Reid and Luther Muhammad of Sports U, 2018 Moses Brown of New Heights and 2019s Scottie Lewis and Bryan Antoine of Team Rio.
St. John’s also postponed Wednesday’s home visit with Reid due to Mullin’s surgery.
Dan Matic, director of basketball operations, will go on the road in Mullin’s place.
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.