Charlie Scott, Harlem native and Rucker Park legend, inducted into Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame

The NY Daily News reports that Charlie Scott’s journey into history went down Tobacco Road but it started in Rucker Park. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Teyana Taylor’s Best Streetwear Look From NBA All-Star Weekend

Celebrities took to Los Angeles this weekend to celebrate 2018 All-Star Weekend. From musicians to athletes, Harlem’s Teyana Taylor,and husband , J. Cole, Chris Paul and Migos showed off their best looks including items from daniel patrick, True Religion, and Bravado. Continue Reading →

G.O.O.D Music/Cactus Jack Signee Sheck Wes Drops “Mo Bamba” Video In Harlem

Complex reports that the G.O.O.D Music family continues to grow. Shortly after it was announced that Chicago’s Valee had joined the imprint’s roster, 19-year-old Harlem rapper Sheck Wes confirmed he had inked a contract with the label as well as Travis Scott’s Cactus Jack Records. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s “Mini Michael Jordan” Signs With Harlem Globetrotters (Video)

NY Post reports that a 4-foot-5 hoopster dubbed the “mini Michael Jordan” has been signed by the Harlem Globetrotters — the team’s shortest player ever. Continue Reading →

Jordan Brand Taps Steve Wiebe For House Of Hoops Exclusive Collection In Harlem

Sneaker News reports that Jordan Brand continues its exploration into the world of art with this distinct three-shoe collaboration designed by tattoo artist Steve Wiebe. Continue Reading →

Tim Hardaway’s Motivation From Harlem To His Big Payback

Tim Hardaway Jr. has finally admitted the rips he took in July after the Knicks lavished him with a four-year, $71 million contract stung, and he’s used them as “motivation’’ and feels “capable’’ of living up to the deal. Continue Reading →

Spiders Receive Basketball Commitment From Versatile Harlem Forward

The Richmond Times reports that the University of Richmond received a basketball commitment Tuesday night from 6-foot-8 Souleymane “Sal” Koureissi, a forward from Iona Prep in New York who announced his college decision via Twitter. Continue Reading →

Seton Hall Snags Star Harlem Guard

Seton Hall’s resurgence has featured a heavy New York City flavor. Senior starters Khadeen Carrington and Desi Rodriguez hail from Brooklyn and The Bronx, respectively, and the Pirates haven’t deviated from this recruiting plan, continuing that trend on Tuesday night. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Isaiah Washington Is “Jelly Fam” (Video)

Michelle Simon reports to Medium that 6’1 senior star point guard from Harlem, Isaiah Washington, is being considered as “the best thing since Stephon Marbury to come out of [the] city.” Continue Reading →

New Boss Wants To Bring NBA Players Back To Rucker Park In Harlem

There’s a new sheriff in Harlem looking to rejuvenate the Entertainers Basketball Classic at famed Rucker Park — Cordell Marius (pictured above right). Continue Reading →