It’s hard to believe, even for me, but next week will drop the fifth edition of SLAM presents Streetball. We started it five years ago as a way to finally do some extensive streetball coverage; previously we’d been limited to doing just one story in here or there in SLAM. But as the And 1 Mixtape Tour grew in prominence, it became obvious that we needed more space for Streetball. But after a few years, we realized we’d opened a can of worms. Basically, writing about streetball means writing a lot about the past, about the playground legends who played back in the day, from Joe Hammond to Hook Mitchell to Pee Wee Kirkland. And once we told all of their stories, what was left? . ..read more..
Thanks to Mike for helping us out with a new feature on streetballin.net. This summer is going to be a busy for the Dime55 member so he’ll be keeping us up to date with whats going on in his life as a streetball player.
What’s Up people, well this is my first entry to my streetballin.net diary and i’m excited to see how this goes.Its 2 am and I just got off the internet talking to my boy, van city’s own, Yash about some goal setting. I got a pretty big summer coming up consisting of: London hoop it up, Toronto hoop it up, Montreal hoop it up, buffalo hoop it up, Philadelphia hoop it up, Top gun Molson Indy tournament, nyce tournament, and a few more local Toronto tournaments. ..read more..
And1 Video Game
Drops March 23rd
Staying True to the AND1 Mix Tape Tour,
Ubisoft Takes Sports Video Games to New Heights
AND1 Streetball is the ultimate basketball experience that features all the jaw-dropping moves of authentic streetball. Hit Rucker Park, Venice Beach, and all of streetball’s holy grounds against the entire roster of AND1 legends like The Professor, Hot Sauce, 1/2 Man 1/2 Amazing and AO. With unprecedented depth, freedom and control, AND1 Streetball is the new revolution in basketball gaming – giving players the opportunity to become the next streetball phenomenon. Create your own look,style and signature moves as you join the AND1 Mix Tape Tour – the world’s one and only true streetball competition where originality and the ability to electrify the crowds will get your name mentioned alongside the streetball legends.
“Blood, sweat and tears” gets a new meaning:
Princeton’s 2nd Annual 3vs3 Charity Streetball Tournament a big success in its second edition. If you weren’t there, you missed it. You missed it! A crowd of around 350 people didn’t miss it and they got to see the best Streetball action Jersey has to offer.DJ Skeet Dawg, a popular college DJ here in Jersey, was spinnin’ the turntables and puttin’ on some nice Rap, Hip Hop, Dancehall mix. Mad nice I’m telling ya. We had Ghost and C-Stan from Dime, Handlez and 4D from Local as well as Whole Lotta Game and the Commissioner’s Son from the Entertainers Basketball Classic (EBC). ..read more..
BOUNCE is from the Playground. That means Bounce is forthe millions of people all over the world who play basketball for love of the game. We exist for the players, on every level. Rather than taking the spectator’s perspective and watching from the sidelines, Bounce puts you inside the game in its purest form. These games are being played right now in New York City, the womb, where modern ball was created and then reinvented. ..read more..
Performed by The Notic players