Is the best 10-year-old basketball player in Atlanta — or Chicago?

So what if Michael Jordan and Dominique Wilkins went head-to-head– as 10-year-olds?

That’s the type of buzz these two kids are creating.

One is in Atlanta. The other, in Chicago.

Who do you think is the best?

  • Dakota Simms of Norcross (0%, 0 Votes)
  • Jaylen Fleming os Chicago (100%, 0 Votes)

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NBA scouts are talking; high school and college coaches are courting.

In town, we have Dakota Simms, a fourth-grader from Norcross. He’s made 2,800 three-point shots in one week, done a shoot-around with Wilkins for a segment on CNN and been dubbed “Mini (Michael) Jordan” by, a Turkish publication.

In Chicago, there’s Jaylin Fleming, who’s already made a name for himself on the Amateur Athletic Union basketball circuit, according to the Chicago Tribune.

The fifth-grader has worked out with the Knicks and the Bulls’ Derrick Rose – and is considered by some as the most talented 10-year-old basketball player in the country, the Tribune says.

Our guy isn’t playing AAU ball yet – his dad won’t let him until next year – but our money’s on him.

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