Naasir Cunningham is a 6 '7 small forward from West Orange, New Jersey. He began playing basketball at Gill St. Bernard High School, where he averaged 13.8 points and 6.8 rebounds in his sophomore year. He later transferred to Overtime Elite. Naasir started with the YNG Dreamerz but moved to the Cold Hearts. There, he averaged 14.4 points and 5.3 rebounds per game, with some standout performances like scoring 22 points in a game against the Falcons. Over the summer, he played with the NY Renaissance team and averaged 11.6 points. He also got close to joining the 2021 USA U16 National Team.