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Russell off to hot start at NGC

D'Angelo Russell

We watched the Nike-backed prospects extensively at last week's EYBL Finals, but along with our coverage at non-Nike events this week and weekend, we also are keeping an eye on the developments from the Global Challenge.

Hosted in Washington D.C., the Challenge includes four regional teams primarily with Nike prospects versus four international squads from Pan-Africa, Brazil, Canada and France. The event kicked off on Thursday and will conclude with a gold medal game on Saturday afternoon. Ohio State-bound guard D'Angelo Russell notched the most impressive performance on day one. Russell struggled big-time at... Recommended Stories