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McDonald's All-American Game at United Center Draws Record Crowd

The most historical aspect of tonight’s McDonald’s All-American game was the attendance, 19,909; highest in the all-star series history. The East All-Stars triumphed 111-96. This is the first time a squad failed to hit the C-note since the 2006 East team scored 94 in San Diego. The East was led by game co-MVP James McAdoo,... Read more »

Local McDonald's All-American Wayne Blackshear Put up 56

Last Tuesday I had the opportunity to interview three of the top high school players/incoming college basketball freshmen in the nation right before they had the opportunity to meet Chicago Bulls superstar Derrick Rose, a McDonald’s All-American in 2007. When I brought up Wayne Blackshear’s 56 points in one game, Blackshear’s fellow McDonald’s All-Americans Anthony... Read more »

Derrick Rose, Bulls Game Entertains Three Local McDonald's All-Americans

It was a special night for all three local products as they took in a game at “the House that Michael Jordan Built,” on a night when Jordan himself was in attendance (along with his former running mate Scottie Pippen and Chicago Bears Defensive end/newly crowned NFL Hall of Famer Richard Dent) Tonight’s NBA contest... Read more »
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