New York, NY — On Saturday, February 25th, German basketball brand K1X teamed up with Eric Henderson, founder of Iceball 3-on-3: Are the Skills Still Ill in the Wind Chill?, to host the 4th edition of the tournament. The action went down at West 4th Street (W. 4th & 6th Ave) also known as “The Cage” to streetball players, coaches, and fans everywhere.?
“This is the only outdoor basketball tournament, which is held in the coldest month of the year,” Henderson proudly emphasizes,
“yet each year, we are able to get some of the toughest streetballers to come and compete. We’ve had guys like Tim “Headache” Gittens and Jay “Boogie” Brantley out here.
Other local New York City players included Bronx-native Andre Martin, Mt. Vernon’s Jerrome Jones, Jamaica-Queens resident Phillipe Gregoire, and Roudy “Movez Galore” St. Fleur of Brooklyn to name a few.
All players were decked out in K1X apparel to make sure that they are prepared for the weather and have the right gear for their games. The weather forecast for Saturday’s games was windy and cloudy weather with a high of 45? F and low of 28? F.
Video: King Zulu
Organisers: Eric J. Henderson