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“Radar Contact” – Norcross' London Johnson

By: Keith Agran NORCROSS, GA – Even players with great physical gifts still need to find their niche. With Norcross 2023 guard London Johnson, it was apparent from the moment he officially arrived in Georgia from North Carolina at the end of the summer of 2020 that he was going to be special, but finding a home both for basketball and his family’s comfort was a careful, thoughtful process between he, his dad LeVar, and the rest of the Johnson clan. The result is a basketball future bright with possibilities and a......

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“Radar Contact” SOUTH – Florida’s Dylan James

By: Keith Agran WINTER HAVEN, FL – Continuing with our looks at top Florida prospects, Radar Contact “South” spent some time talking with 6-8 2023 forward Dylan James out of Winter Haven HS and the 1Family AAU program. All signs point to a what was a blow-up of a spring/summer season, one which hasn’t abated at all in Fall Showcases, and he’s racked up an impressive offer list off those performances (at bottom). James will be playing his ball with Winter Haven this coming winter after spending his entire sophomore campaign with......

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“Radar Contact” SOUTH – Florida's Turuk Rundial

By: Keith Agran MELBOURNE, FL – It’s just a tad over 1,400 miles between Melbourne and Des Moines, IA, so Wade Christian Academy 2022 forward Turuk Rundial knows a little about covering some ground. His journey from the Hawkeye State to the Sunshine State for high school is not your average tale of a bright, young man who wants a future in college basketball, resulting in the fairy tale ending. Uprooting your life and having the courage to do something that significant is both terrifying and brave all at the same time,......

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“Radar Contact” – Berkmar's Jameel Rideout

By: Keith Agran LILBURN, GA – The path to success is very rarely if ever a straight line. Twists and turns and new challenges face us all, and for Berkmar 2022 guard Jameel Rideout the line zig-zagged from South Cobb to Gwinnett County. He’s taken some risks, made some tactical choices, as he pursues a next-level career in basketball, and I sat down with him for a chat about where he’s come from over the last 2 years and what he sees for himself and a Berkmar team that is loaded with......

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"Radar Contact" - River Ridge's Grant Portera

FULL “PRESS BREAKER” PODCAST EPISODE AT BOTTOM!! By: Keith Agran WOODSTOCK, GA – It’s been a road filled with adversity for Grant Portera. Team jumps, injuries, covid, non-believers, these aren’t necessarily items exclusive to the River Ridge 2022 guard, but they sure have played a huge role in the person and player he is today. Like many, June 2020 was the first chance to get back on the court two months after the emergence of Covid-19 in a significant way in the US changed all of our lives. It was the beginning......

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