Ireland’s Basketball Prodigy: Aidan Harris Igiehon

Tweet By Jacob Panons Aidan Harris Igiehon is the Irishman aiming to become only the second Irish-born player to grace the NBA. Pat Burke was the first and only Irish-born player to play in the NBA but many scouts expect Igiehon to add to this list very soon. Igiehon, who was born in Dublin to Nigerian parents, only touched a basketball for the first time when he was 12 yet he is still considered one of the most exciting players in high school basketball. The 6’9 forward is currently ranked…

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DeRozan-Leonard trade, who ‘won’?

Tweet By Jacob Panons During the off-season DeMar DeRozan went to the San Antonio Spurs from the Toronto Raptors with Kawhi Leonard going the other way, but which team benefitted the most from the trade? Both players have been extremely influential for their new franchises with DeRozan averaging 27.3 points, 5.6 rebounds, and 6.7 assists so far this season and Leonard averaging 26.1 points, 7.6 rebounds, and 3.4 assists. Leonard was desperate to leave San Antonio this year handing in a trade request and many fans have praised the Spurs…

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