Posted On: 01/28/20 10:19 PM

It was the battle the south suburbs of Chicago has been waiting for since early in the season.  Thornton vs Bloom Round 2!  This time the game was at Bloom as they would host the only undefeated team in the Chicago area in Thornton.  Early on it looked like it was going to be another Thornton victory as they jumped out early behind their tenacious defense and the deep shooting of Ari Brown.  Bloom got back in the game cutting the Thornton lead to one point at the half.  The last 16 minutes they absolutely owned!  Bloom’s defense, rebounding, energy, and backcourt scoring showcased everything many thought this team could be.  They ran away with the victory 74-57.  Here are our 5 Key Questions: Bloom vs Thornton!

 

Can Anyone Beat Bloom if They Play Like 2nd Half?

Most likely no.  The issue with Bloom has been in spurts they don’t play up to their potential.  They showcased that a little early getting hit by Thornton’s defense.  In the second half they blitzed Thornton with their own defense using their length and athleticism to create turnovers which they consistently turned into points on the other end.  Each of the D1

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