Julius Erving Becomes Dr. J At Harlem’s Famed Rucker Park, 1970’s (Video)

Matt Formica writes in Hoopsvibe that Dr. J’s performance in Harlem was one of the Three of the most legendary performances at Rucker Park ever. 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 →

Hoops Against Violence Scores With Harlem Youth Anti-Violence Basketball Tournament (Photographs)

The first annual Hoops Against Violence event this weekend was a great Harlem community success attended by over 300 people. 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 →

Harlem Globetrotters Hit Insane Shot From Flying Helicopter (Video)

Only from Harlem! In what might be the greatest trick shot video ever, Harlem Globetrotters star Bull Bullard took off in a helicopter at Morey’s Piers in NJ … and sank a shot from 210 FEET in the clouds!! Continue Reading →

NCAA Finds No Evidence Of Rule Violations In Harlem’s Mo Bamba Case

The NCAA announced Tuesday that Texas basketball recruit Mo Bamba remains eligible after reviewing the assistance the incoming freshman received from a Detroit financial adviser. Continue Reading →

Olympian Simone Biles Tries Harlem “Globetrotter Gymnastics” (Video)

The 4-time Olympic gold medalist Simone Biles, 4-feet 9-inches, takes a break from the World Championship Centre Summer Team Camps training with Harlem Globetrotters star Hammer Harrison.

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You Won’t Spot Harlem Ex-Rice HS’s Kemba Walker On A Subway Anytime Soon

The MTA is in crisis, but Kemba Walker — the former high-school star at Rice HS in Harlem who has gone on to play for the Charlotte Hornets — probably isn’t worried. Continue Reading →

Kevin Durant’s Four Three’s In Fourth Quarter At Rucker Park In Harlem (Video)

Fresh from winning a NBA championship with the Golden State Warriors we have a throwback video of Kevin Durant scoring 66 points at the legendary Rucker Park, Harlem, New York. 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 →

Harlem’s Mohamed Bamba Explains Why He Picked Texas Over Kentucky (Video)

The 2017-2018 college basketball season is still a ways away, but the landscape has been drastically altered by the commitments of some of the nation’s top high school players over the past week. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Elaborates on New Book About John Wooden

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar played under John Wooden at UCLA from 1966-1969, but the player and coach remained friends for the next 40 years, until Wooden’s death in 2010 at 99. Continue Reading →