These are the main characters the one on the left is Terrell Jamerson, best basketball player in high school, and the one on the left is Danny Wilcox, they both are best friends. They both love to play basketball, plus they were also on the same team.
Terrell had been hanging out with the "wrong people" Danny hated these "wrong people" because they had claimed to be friends with Terrell even though they just wanted his money. While Terrell had been over at their house he had smoked after a basketball game their team had just played and Terrell had gotten in big trouble and he could not play the next game.
Danny, Terrell, and Jay Swanson- (A really good basketball player} had been on the same team for this huge tournament that all the best high school basketball players went to and Terrell's team had won the tournament!
Danny had saw the "friends" and he went to say something to them but the "friends" push him and Terrell had jumped in but the "friends" had pushed him down and Terrell got a concussion. After about a month later he could play basketball again.
Danny and Terrell had played Jay Swanson high school team for the championship game and Terrell's team had won the game.
Danny, Terrell, and Jay had all announced that they were going to attend Harvard because they all wanted to be teammates again!