Milwaukee Bucks’ Jabari Parker last played in Chicago’s Nike Chi League Pro Am 2 years ago heading into…View More Jabari Parker Puts in Summer Work at Hometown Chi League! Scores 31
Tyler Beard is no doubt one of the most physically gifted 14 year old basketball players in the…View More 14 Year Old Tyler Beard is Natural Point Guard AND Gifted Athlete! 8th Grade Ballislife Mixtape
Markese Jacobs might still be under the radar in his hometown of Chicago, but he’s already earned his…View More Athletic 15 Year Old PG Markese Jacobs Puts On A Show in Chicago! Official Ballislife Mixtape
For the past 4 summers adidas has integrated a “Next Generation” group with its EuroCamp held at La…View More Is 15 Year Old Luka Samanic Europe’s Next Basketball Star? adidas EuroCamp Highlights!
Malik Williams isn’t your typical 6’11 high school basketball player. The Snider High School (Fort Wayne, Indiana) power…View More Malik Williams Is More Than Just A 6’11 Shot-Blocker!
Jalen Suggs has asserted himself as one of the top 8th graders in the Midwest, if not…View More Athletic 8th grader Jalen Suggs’ Basketball Skills and Instincts are ADVANCED!
Chicago has produced a ton of talented players in the past. Scouts, coaches, fans and more are…View More 9th Grader Kahlil Whitney Looking To Be Chicago’s Next Breakout Star!
6’3 Da’Monte Williams (Peoria Manual 2017) is the son of former Illinois star (2001 Big Ten POY) and…View More Physical, Athletic 6’3 Da’Monte Williams is a Natural! New Ballislife Mixtape
In the highest-profile point guard match-up of this early Spring live period, in the highest-profile setting (Nike EYBL),…View More Tyger Campbell vs Matt Coleman: Elite Young Point Guards Collide at EYBL!
Top 2017 prospect, 17 year old 7’1 De’Andre Ayton averaged 13 points, 12 rebounds over 3 games in…View More Top Prospect 7ft DeAndre Ayton Dominates in Nike EYBL Debut!
6’11 10th grader Bol Bol has been controlling both ends of the court for his AAU team KC…View More 6’11 16 year old Bol Bol: Unmatched Length + Rare Skill Set!
Jayson Tatum (Duke) and Miles Bridges (Michigan State) suited up for the first night of McDonald’s All American…View More Jayson Tatum, Miles Bridges Impress NBA Scouts at McDonald’s All American Practice
Indianapolis Lawrence Central High School senior Kyle Guy is a McDonald’s All American and has been named the…View More Indiana POY Kyle Guy is the BEST SHOOTER! UVA Bound All American Guard Ballislife Mixtape!
6’4 Jordan Goodwin (Belleville Althoff) is the winningest and most productive player in Illinois high school basketball and…View More 6’4 Jordan Goodwin Goes Beast Mode! Althoff Wins First State Title!
Versatile 6’3, 10th grade guard Monty Johal is more than just an explosive scorer (25 PPG). With his…View More Lefty guard Monty Johal is a Scoring Machine with Nice Handles!
South Side Kenwood Academy (19-4) played in the Chicago Public League’s title game for the first time in…View More Simeon wins Public League Championship with Chicago’s top duo Zachary Norvell + Evan Gilyard
Ballislife started following Simeon seniors Ben Coupet and Zack Norvell as 8th graders. At Beasley Academic Center, the…View More Simeon + Morgan Park Battle to the Buzzer in City Playoffs! Charlie Moore, Ben Coupet Shine!
Considered one of the top 3 juniors in Wisconsin (alongside Michigan-commit Jordan Poole and Wisconsin-commit Kobe King), formerly…View More Tough, Athletic Shooter 6’6 Terrence Lewis Having Breakout Season! (Milwaukee Riverside HS 2017)
Electrifying, hard-nosed 2017 guard Alonzo Verge was a breakout star as a sophomore (in early 2015) for Willowbrook…View More Alonzo Verge is Ruthless No Matter the Setting! 2017 PG Ballislife Mixtape
The most competitive Public League High School basketball in the country can likely be found in Chicago. It…View More Evan Gilyard vs Charlie Moore: Top Chicago Guards, Intense Simeon-Morgan Park Rivalry Game!
Tyger Campbell’s high school career is off to a fast start leading La Lumiere School (LaPorte, IN) to…View More Nation’s Top 9th grade PG Tyger Campbell Runs the Show! Official Ballislife Mixtape
6’11 10th grader Bol Bol has been controlling both ends of the court for Bishop Miege HS (Near…View More 6’11 16 Year Old Bol Bol is A Unique Game-Changer!
Highly-touted Peoria Manual guard Da’Monte Williams had a career game against Joliet West in the Pontiac Holiday Tournament…View More 6’3 Da’Monte Williams Posterizes Defender! Scores 37 Points in Dramatic Win!
A sellout crowd (3,100+) packed Highland High School’s gym to get a glimpse of 17 year old Michael…View More 6’9 Michael Porter Jr.’s Length and Athleticism Too Hard To Guard!
Duke-bound, National HS player of the year contender Jayson Tatum scored 32 in Chaminade Prep’s 79-46 home victory…View More POY Contender Jayson Tatum Combines Highlight Reel Dunks and Flashy Passing!
DePaul-bound Chicago Curie senior point guard Devin Gage has been a four year varsity contributor. But now…View More DePaul-Bound PG Devin Gage buzzer-beater leads Curie vs Simeon: Instant Classic in Pontiac
6’10 Kostas Antetokounmpo beat the buzzer with his game winning shot in his best game of the season…View More Kostas Antetokounmpo Hits Game Winner in MVP Performance! (Brother of Bucks Giannis)
Crafty 10th grade point guard Jordan McCabe continues to show opponents, coaches and critics that he’s more than…View More Jordan McCabe Has MAD Handles AND Game! New Ballislife Mixtape!
7’3 Connor Vanover may be best known for his stature. Recently, the 16 year old 10th grader has…View More 7ft 3 16 year old Connor Vanover Shows Unique Skills and Range!
Kyle Guy might be stereotyped as a shooter, but at the FORUM Tip Off Classic at Southport High…View More UVA-bound Kyle Guy Shows Great Feel For the Game, Makes Strong Case for Indiana Mr. Basketball!
Charlie Moore is used to these big games by now. A 4-year varsity player for powerhouse Morgan Park,…View More Charlie Moore leads Morgan Park into Simeon: Chicago’s Biggest Rivalry!
10th grade Romeo Langford was one of the star attractions at the 2015 FORUM Tip Off held at…View More 10th grader Romeo Langford Catches a Body on a Tip Dunk at FORUM Tipoff!
Alterique Gilbert (Miller Grove) won over the neutral Chicago crowd with his electrifying play at the annual Chicago…View More Future UConn PG Alterique Gilbert’s Back-to-Back Dunks Electrify Chicago!
Class of 2016 Duke commit Jayson Tatum (St. Louis Chaminade Prep) was the star attraction at the 2015…View More Duke Commit Jayson Tatum Scores 40 Points at Chicago Elite Classic!
15 year old Tre Jones might be best known as Tyus Jones’ (former Duke national champ, Minnesota Timberwolves…View More 15 Year Old Tre Jones (Tyus Jones’ brother) is a 2-way Point Guard! Official Ballislife Mixtape!
Alterique Gilbert showed he’s one of the nation’s finest point guards at this year’s Nike Global Challenge. Held…View More 5-star Ankle-Breaker Alterique Gilbert is UConn’s Next High-Scoring PG! Official Ballislife Mixtape!
Even though he isn’t written about or “ranked,” Marquan ‘BayBay’ Williams is already well-known in Chicago basketball circles.…View More Marquan ‘BayBay’ Williams is Chicago’s Coldest Point Guard You Haven’t Heard Of (Yet)!
Shareef O’Neal is known as Shaq’s son, but the 6’8 Windward High School (Los Angeles, CA) sophomore is…View More Shaq’s Son Shareef O’Neal is a Two-Way Player! 6’8 15 Year Old!
5-star Class of 2016 guard Malik Monk (Bentonville, Arkansas) was named Nike Global Challenge’s Tournament MVP. Held at…View More Malik Monk Flashes Elite PG Skills (And Freaky Bounce): Nike Global MVP Mix
Kentucky point guard Tyler Ulis put on a show in front of family and friends, playing in the…View More Kentucky point guard Tyler Ulis Spent His Summer Breaking Ankles at Chileague!