Which state reigns in boys' basketball?

Updated: January 20, 2009, 12:49 PM ET
By Mark Tennis | ESPNRISE.com

New York, Chicago, Philadelphia and Detroit boast many playground basketball legends. The common assumption is that the sport is dominated by players who grew up in those places.

But in looking over any list of the best players in NBA history and where they went to high school, there are certainly just as many -- if not more -- who are from small towns or smaller cities.

An all-time roster of those players would include LeBron James (Akron, Ohio); Michael Jordan (Wilmington, ...

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