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.
Myles Powell, Anthony Edwards, Tyrese Maxey headline Jerry West Watch List
By ADAM ZAGORIA
Seton Hall senior Myles Powell, Georgia freshman Anthony Edwards and Kentucky sophomore Tyrese Maxey headline the preseason Jerry West Watch List for the nation’s top shooting guard.
Edwards is a projected top-3 pick in the 2020 NBA Draft.
Powell is one of four Big East players on the list, along with St. John’s Mustapha Heron, Butler’s Kamar Baldwinand Creighton’s Ty-Shon Alexander.
There are also three New Jersey natives in Powell, Breein Tyree of Ole Miss and T.J. Gibbs of Notre Dame.
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.