New Maywood Travel Hoops Teams Harbor AAU Hopes

Friday, November 10, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Members of Team Maywood, a new traveling basketball team founded by Quinton “Danka” Beasley. | Photo submitted 

Three new Maywood traveling basketball teams started by Quinton “Danka” Beasley have hopes of breaking into the ranks of the Amateur Athletic Union, better known as AAU.

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Maywood Native, Proviso East Grad Signs NBA Contract With Philadelphia 76ers

Friday, September 22, 2017 || By Local News Curator || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Jacob Pullen, who recently signed with the Philadelphia 76ers after playing several years overseas. | www.euroleague.net

Bryan Colangelo, the president of basketball operations for the Philadelphia 76ers, announced today that the team has signed Maywood native, Proviso East graduate and Kansas State star Jacob Pullen to an undisclosed deal.

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