Posted On: 06/25/20 6:00 AM

With no spring and summer basketball going on we wanted to do a deep dive into the prospects across the state by reviewing their season long highlight tapes and giving our evaluation of their strengths as a prospect along with looking how they project long term.  Here is our Film Room: 2023 Chicago North Suburbs Prospects!

 

Asa ThomasAsaThomas6'6" | SGLake Forest | 2023State#120NationIL (Lake Forest)

Super impressed with this 6’5” shooting guard from the north suburbs.  As a freshman he averaged 12.8 points, 4.9 rebounds, and 1.7 assists per game.  Long and thin build with plenty of time to add strength moving forward.  As a perimeter shooter he has a lightning quick release.  Very fluid transition from catch to shot.  Moves extremely well without the ball to get open.  Handles it with such ease and creativity.  Smooth acceleration with the ball in his hands getting to the cup.  Likes the runner game.  Can take his man down to the post if they are smaller than him.  Works well in pick/roll situations as a distributor.  Passes ahead in transition throwing passes over the top of the defense to his teammate at the other end.  Just overall an uber skilled game that is very

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