Introducing Ireland’s basketball prodigy

Introducing Ireland’s basketball prodigy
Dublin-born 17-year-old Aidan Harris Igiehon looks set to be one of the NBA’s future stars

At 17 Aidan Harris Igiehon has taken on more challenges than most do in a lifetime in his quest to make the NBA. Emmet Ryan on the Clondalkin kid who has his priorities straight in his quest for the big time

After 15 months since his last visit home, Aidan Harris Igiehon had two things he needed to do. The first was to hug his mother, the second was to eat a spice bag. That, umm, delicacy isn’t too easy to find in New York and his sporting life means it’s probably best saved for cheat days in any case.

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