2019 McDonald’s All-Americans Choose Preferred NBA Skill Sets

McDonald's All-American

Like most basketball lovers, the 2019 McDonald’s All-American class are big NBA fans. All 48 of them could very well be pro-bound themselves someday.

But for now, they are still fans.

I gave a few players the scenario where they could pick a skill set of a top NBA player. For example, Villanova commit Bryan Antoine took some time on whether he would take James Harden’s handles or Stephen Curry’s jump shot. South Carolina commit Zia Cooke was quick to take Russell Westbrook’s athleticism over James Harden’s handles just for the ability to dunk.

Check out the full segment below via Basketball Society’s Instagram TV.

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Martin is the Founder, Chief Editor, and Head Skills Development Trainer for Basketball Society. Martin has work experience in digital media, radio, and journalism. He started a basketball blog and internet radio show in 2013 on Blog Talk Radio. Martin previously hosted the Knightcap show for WCTC 1450 AM covering the Rutgers Men's Basketball team. He has been featured as a writer on sites such as Def Pen, TV Film News, All Hip-Hop, and more. Martin played high school basketball at South Brunswick High School (NJ) where he graduated in 2007. He is a 1,000-point scorer at SBHS and an All-Middlesex County performer as a 3-year varsity starter. He helped lead SBHS to their first ever Central Jersey Group 4 sectional state championship in 2007. Martin played college basketball at Eastern University, where he graduated (BA, Communications) in 2012. Martin was a four-year starter and a 1,000-point scorer at EU. Follow Martin on Twitter @Marsoaries and on Instagram @martin_soaries


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