Under the Armour is reloaded for Season 2 as Brandon Jennings takes us back Under the Armour and brings us from LA to Guangzhou, China. With last season just barely in the rearview mirror, Brandon rolls with Gary Payton, Horace Grant and Demar Derozan on an NBA goodwill tour and handles his duties as an ambassador for Under Armour and the Milwaukee Bucks. This season we’ll see Brandon take things to the next level on and off the court and give fans an even more intimate look at Brandon’s life. Stay tuned
In the summer of 1957, Wilt Chamberlain came to Washington, D.C., on the promise he’d get to play Elgin Baylor on the playground. And they played. Over several weeks, Chamberlain, a Philadelphia kid and the first 7-footer who mattered, scrimmaged Baylor on his home blacktop, just as the local phenom was introducing playground flair to the hoops realm. Chamberlain would return to D.C. a year later for an encore of their pickup games, shortly after which both he and Baylor would turn pro and put up numbers that will be drooled over for as long as the game is played ? 61,798 points, 41,024 rebounds, and 24 NBA All-Star Game appearances between them. ..read more..
Doin’ It in the Park: Pick-Up-Basketball, NYC explores the definition, history, culture and social impact of New York’s summer b-ball scene, widely recognized as the worldwide “Mecca” of the sport.
In New York City, pick-up basketball is not just a sport. It is a way of life. There are 700+ outdoor courts, and an estimated 500,000 players, the most loyal of which approach the game as a religion, and the playground as their church.
The touring And1 United States streetball side arrived in Africa 3 days ago for their Sprite Slam at the City. The touring team will play in Zimbabwe, Uganda, Tanzania and Rwanda.
The Professor shakes NBA player George Hill & shuts down game
Check out the background story between Bone Collector and The Professor, how they met and became teammates and great friends, now both playing for Ballup.
Hoops in the Sun presents the 13th season of the league, starting Saturday, June 9, 2012, be prepared as New York City’s hot spot gets “White-Hot”. This is Hoops in the Sun at Sun Stadium, Orchard Beach, Bronx NY.
TDub intro for ESPN Dunks of the Year airing March 26,2012
Flying101′s new mix of dunk pioneer Kevin Lescot