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Meet Maine's basketball phenom

Monday, January 29th • Segment

With his meteoric rise, Cooper Flagg has the attention of the basketball world. Over the summer, LeBron James caused a social-media stir by taking him aside at Peach Jam, the country’s most prestigious AAU tournament, to offer some private words, and Steph Curry and Jayson Tatum both hosted Flagg at their camps. In October, Flagg made the announcement — on the cover of Slam, the national basketball magazine, no less — that he was taking his talents to Duke University.