Saturday, just three former Illinois prep athletes saw minutes in various NBA games. Below I look into and share each of their NBA performances from April 1.
Best of the Day: Max Strus
Max Strus (Stagg) made his third straight appearance in the Heat’s starting lineup on Saturday.
- Max Strus (Stagg/Miami Heat)- 24 minutes, 10 points, 4/8 FG, 2/4 3PT, 2 rebounds, an assist, a game-high 1 steal (tied with 8 others), a team-high 1 block, and +2 in a 127-109 win over the Chicago Bulls.
Rest of the Day’s Performances:
- Ayo Dosunmu (Morgan Park/Chicago Bulls)- 31 minutes, 11 points, 5/10 FG, 1/4 3PT, 3 rebounds, 4 assists, and -10 in a 127-109 loss to the Miami Heat.
- Andre Iguodala (Lanphier/Golden State Warriors)- 15 minutes, 0/3 FG, 0/3 3PT, 3 rebounds, 4 assists, a game-high 1 block (tied with 7 others), and a game-worst -19 in a 111-107 win over the Utah Jazz.