Rising to the Top

MYAS Rising Stars event grows in popularity By Wally Langfellow Late January and February traditionally is the time of year for all-star games as the NBA, NHL and NFL celebrate their sport’s top stars. Thanks to MYAS, the month of March has now become the time for the top youth basketball players from across the state of Minnesota to show off their skills. Now in its 8th year, the Rising Stars Showcase features up to 32 players per grade per division from 4th grade through 8th grade. Last year there were 759 participants in what has turned out to be … Continue reading Rising to the Top

Wolves trade Teague, Graham to Atlanta

Minneapolis-St. Paul – Minnesota Timberwolves President of Basketball Operations Gersson Rosas today announced the team has acquired guard Allen Crabbe from the Atlanta Hawks in exchange for guards Jeff Teague and Treveon Graham. Teague, 31, was signed as a free agent by the Timberwolves on July 10, 2017. In two-plus seasons with Minnesota, Teague averaged 13.4 points and 7.1 assists in 146 games. Crabbe, 27, has appeared in 372 regular season games (113 starts) in parts of seven NBA seasons with Atlanta, Brooklyn and Portland, posting career averages of 9.2 points and 2.9 rebounds in 24.2 minutes per game. The … Continue reading Wolves trade Teague, Graham to Atlanta

Coon Rapids boosts program; Hospitality House rolls to 7B title

Story and Photos by Paul Langfellow There was a 38-team invasion this past weekend at Coon Rapids High School, where the Coon Rapids Booster Club hosted an MYAS Winter Shoot Out. The one-day boys basketball tournament featured teams from 4th … Continue reading Coon Rapids boosts program; Hospitality House rolls to 7B title