They all got their start somewhere, and although we missed out on those aforementioned players’ early hoops careers because they were primarily prior to the internet age, youngsters today are all of the rage on youtube. Just check out the immense talents of future 2 sport star Brooklyn Vick.
When it comes to talented adolescent ballers, few if any are as talented with the rock as Dallas, TX point guard Jaden Jones, who at 10 years old, already plays with the ball on a string, and is one of the most talked about young talents in the country.
Texas has produced some of the best talent on the hardwood in recent memory as current stars like Chris Bosh, Deron Williams, and even Shaq, all once played their HS ball in the great state of Texas.
He plays for Pipeline and Dreams in Dallas on the AAU circuit, and reportedly already averages a triple-double in team competition for Lee McShan Elementary.
Last year, he was already getting some interest from numerous Division I schools, even though he’s still 8 years away from attending college and has been featured prominently on major television network news across the country.
The still only 5’5 Jones could be the next in line of Lone Star State superstars as he immediately evokes memories of Allen Iverson and Jamal Crawford for his insane handles at such a young age…
Allen Moll has been a lifelong NBA and NCAA College Basketball fan who watches and studies games religiously, and coaches youth basketball in his native Lehigh Valley region of Pennsylvania. Allen has also provided content to Bleacherreport.com, Upperdeckblog.com, Cleveland.com, CSN Philly.com, Buckets Magazine, in addition to being a tenured NBA and NCAA columnist for TheHoopDoctors.com.