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A pickup game at the West 4th Street basketball courts

Rashad Watson. Photo: Rochelle Brock Rashad Watson (picture above)Server, South Bronx. When did you start playing here? Three years ago I was walking around West 4th in my gym clothes and saw it was packed. I asked Ice, who maintains the list, “Who goes next?” He said, “I don’t know.” I was like, “You’re sitting […]

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NBA boycott resonates on local basketball courts

Breadcrumb Links News Local News Publication date : August 28, 2020 • August 28, 2020 • 4 minute read • Join the conversation Jamil Abiad, who runs the Summer Grind basketball camp, talks to his young players about Black Lives Matter and says he wants them to understand “that they also have to initiate change”. […]

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‘They loved the game so much’ – Relatives say memorial basketball courts honor Berkley teens

Michael J. DeCicco BERKLEY – They were best friends who grew up side by side playing the game they loved. As a plan for the new city’s communal basketball courts to memorialize the two young men killed in a fatal car crash in March moves closer to reality, their families are talking about the two […]