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The Catholic Academy basketball courts have a new look

Members of the Holy Family parish community helped renovate the schoolyard basketball court as part of an Eagle Scout project. (Photos: Courtesy of Father Sean Suckiel) For several years, the outdoor basketball courts at Holy Family Catholic Academy, Fresh Meadows, have been in poor condition. In fact, the children who shot the hoop were always […]

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Best basketball courts 2021 | Ile de Normandie Park | Best restaurants, bars, clubs, music and shopping in Miami

Rollerblading has taken over the country as if it were the 1970s again. This is especially true in Miami, with our swaying palm trees and blue skies – we have the perfect backdrop for a leisurely ride on small wheels. . If outdoor skating is your thing, you will find that the cool ocean breeze […]

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Devin Booker returns to Moss Point and reveals new basketball courts

On Saturday morning, before Hurricane Ida wreaked havoc on the Gulf Coast, the sun was shining at Moss Point as Phoenix Suns goalie Devin Booker returned to River City to unveil two renovated basketball courts in the community. Booker, along with the 2K Foundation and artist Mister Cartoonist, designed two outdoor courts for the city […]

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No arrests made in fatal shooting at Delaware Park basketball courts, police step up presence

Delaware Park is considered by many to be one of the safest places in Buffalo and is only a day away from a fatal shooting that police say was not an accident. BUFFALO, NY – Yet no arrests were made in Monday night’s fatal shooting at the Delaware Park basketball courts. Buffalo Police now say […]

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NBA star Devin Booker reveals two basketball courts at Moss Point

MOSS POINT, Mississippi (WLOX) – Barely emerging from a summer marked by an NBA Finals appearance and an Olympic gold medal, Phoenix Suns goaltender Devin Booker spent time at Moss Point, where his career in high school flourished. The NBA All-Star made rounds at his alma mater and other places around town, but all eyes […]

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NBA star Devin Booker unveils two basketball courts in Moss Point

MOSSPOINT, Miss. (WLOX) – Fresh off a summer marked by an NBA Finals appearance and an Olympic gold medal, Phoenix Suns guard Devin Booker spent time in Moss Point, where his high school career took off. is flourishing. The NBA All-Star toured his alma mater and other locations around town, but all eyes were on […]

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Two new basketball courts honoring Kobe, Gianna Bryant coming to West Philly this fall

Kobe Bryant’s far-reaching basketball legacy will now be reinforced at the Tustin Playground in West Philly. Two new basketball courts honoring the late Hall of Famer and his daughter Gianna will arrive at Overbrook Park this fall, the Mamba & Mambacita Sports Foundation has announced. The foundation was established in honor of the Black Mamba […]

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Malvern’s Victoria Park basketball courts are open to the public this weekend

AFTER two years of planning, Victoria Park will finally open the doors of the two new basketball courts on Sunday. The public will be able to shoot hoops for the first time this bank holiday Sunday as part of the Mayor of Malvern’s Bank Holiday Bonanza to be held at Victoria Park. The fun day […]

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New Basketball Courts in West Lampeter Township Get Name, Organizers Seek $ 20,000 to Complete Project | Boys basketball

Chances are, a walk in West Lampeter Township will take you past Village Park and the large progress indicator that runs along Village Road. The meter shows how much was raised for the park’s $ 2.5 million project. The project aims to create or improve sports facilities on the entire 52-acre lot. Construction began last […]

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Lakeside basketball court proposal bounced back at City Hall

With no full-size or level outdoor basketball court available in the city, one grassroots basketball organization turned to the bocce courts in Lakeside to build their hoop dreams. The Nelson Hoops Association recently presented to city council the proposal to redevelop the Lakeside Park outdoor basketball court to build on the pétanque site – currently […]

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3 Hoopfest community basketball courts get a makeover this summer

August 6, 2021 2:45 PM Posted: August 6, 2021 2:45 PM Update: August 6, 2021 2:56 PM Spokane Park Council SPOKANE, Washington – Hooptown USA and generous donors are working to renovate three Hoopfest community basketball courts this summer. Renovations will begin over the next few weeks at Corbin Park, Franklin Park and Thornton Murphy […]

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The world’s most unexpected basketball courts | Blog | Tokyo Olympics 2020

Blog (Stephan / Courts du monde) Hi, Raptors fans! Nothing beats our team’s ground. But there are basketball courts that will make you do a double take. Dribble this way to discover the most surprising basketball courts in the area! Floating yard (Photo by Prince Roy under CC BY 2.0 license) You might think that […]

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Reebok’s mobile tool turns fairways and courts into basketball courts

“The lack of field space in city centers has motivated young athletes to find other ways to play, and we are looking to empower young people to create playable basketball spaces where they don’t. may not exist, “Reebok US marketing manager Inga Stenta told Muse. Through the web-based tool, players can use their phone’s camera […]

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‘People Absolutely Love’ Windham Park’s New Basketball Courts

Windham’s new courts attract players from ‘sunrise to sunset’. Contribution / Pat Moody Windham basketball players who used to wait until school facilities are available before they can play now have two newly created courts at the Community Park on Gray Road. The new grounds create “the best buzz around town since firefighters escorted Santa […]

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Here are the 5 best outdoor basketball courts in Gardner

It’s summer and you want to work your jump or find a basketball game. After a rainy July, August started off relatively dry, so the opportunities to get out are back. But where can you go? Well you’re in luck because we took the trip to five of Chair City’s playgrounds to assess and rank […]

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Central Falls Tennis will move basketball courts: some upset

CENTRAL FALLS, RI—New tennis courts in the city will replace existing basketball courts—a fact that doesn’t sit well with local adults and youth who like to play hoops. Opponents of tennis courts attended Tuesday’s inauguration on Avenue du Sacré-Coeur and spoke their thoughts loud and clear. Local basketball fans told WJAR the project would eliminate […]

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Ten colorful basketball courts from around the world

A blue checkered court in Mexico City, a multi-colored court in Paris, and a 3D printed basketball floor are all part of our selection of colorful basketball courts. Ezelsplein in Aalst, Belgium, by Katrien Vanderlinden Belgian artist Katrien Vanderlinden painted a colorful mural inspired by children’s play on a basketball court in downtown Aalst. Squares, […]

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07/29/2021 | Berlin approves project of nonprofit to paint basketball courts

Berlin-based nonprofit plans event in 2022 BERLIN– A local non-profit organization continues to move closer to its goal of bringing a skate park to Berlin. After successfully revitalizing the Henry Park basketball courts and purchasing table tennis tables for Burbage Park, members of the non-profit We Heart Berlin believe they are quickly moving towards achieving […]

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New Reebok AR tool will help people set up basketball courts anywhere

On Thursday, Reebok officially unveiled and launched its Courting Greatness FW21 basketball campaign and AR tool, seeking to inspire people to set up basketball courts anywhere. At the heart of the new campaign is the AR tool, which uses augmented reality technology available in most mobile phones to map the approximate dimensions of potential basketball […]

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ELKHART COUNTY FAIR: Former referees honored on basketball courts | Elkhart County 4-Hour Fair Coverage

GOSHEN – It always looked like Roger Moore would be working on court one and Lee “Ray” Comer on court two. And while neither man is physically on those courts anymore, they’re there in spirit this week. At Elkhart County’s first 4-H fair since the deaths of the two men, banners hang from the fence […]

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Falmouth basketball courts renamed in honor of player who died of cancer

Ryan Rogers lost his battle with brain cancer in April. Her family and others are raising money to renovate the courts. FALMOUTH, Maine – The popular basketball courts in Falmouth have been named “Ryan Roger’s Memorial Courts” after Ryan Rogers, 28, lost his battle with brain cancer in April. “He ate, slept and drank basketball,” […]

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The town of Euclid hosts the inauguration of 2 new basketball courts

EUCLID, Ohio – Two new community basketball courts will open Wednesday at Bluestone Elementary in the town of Euclid. The idea for Bluestone basketball courts started in 2018 as a way to bring young people outdoors and get involved in the community while reducing crime. “These basketball courts are really more than the physical infrastructure […]

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Outdoor basketball courts, pro-am players coming to Fairfield Middle

Fairfield Middle School (Analise Beres for the Henrico Citizen) If you build it, as the saying goes, they will come. the Field of dreams adage comes true at Fairfield Middle School. Henrico County awarded a construction contract on July 13 for four new outdoor basketball courts at Fairfield Middle School. When construction is complete in […]

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“Kobe Bryant was really a different animal, the same beast on the basketball courts”: Chris Paul recalls 2009 NBA All-Star game when he and Lakers legend blew up the Eastern team

If you had to pick the 2 most competitive NBA players of this century, chances are those 2 players are Kobe Bryant and Chris Paul. CP3 has had many nicknames given by its peers, fans and competitors. Man has been called the god of stitch many times over the past decade. There is a plethora […]

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Transformed basketball courts unveiled at Moody Park

Transformed basketball courts unveiled at Moody Park The lead artist used the colors to represent the city, the Bucks and Quanita “Tay” Jackson, a 20-year-old who was shot and killed in the park two years ago. Updated: 6:40 PM CDT July 17, 2021 Hide transcription Show transcript THE INCIDENT. – THIS SHOT. TODAY, A NEW […]

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Basketball courts are allowed to open from July 16, 2021

Only bubble-type athletic training and competition is allowed from July 2021. The national government coronavirus task force only allows non-contact sports, which excludes basketball. In one look Claim: A graphic circulating on Facebook in July 2021 indicates that all basketball courts in the Philippines will be allowed to open on July 16. Evaluation: FALSE Facts: […]

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Moody Park Basketball Court Revitalization

Revitalization of basketball courts at Moody Park Moody Park basketball courts are getting a makeover. MILWAUKEE – As the Milwaukee Bucks continue to have success inside and outside of the court paint, the Moody Park basketball courts are getting a fresh coat of paint that’s more than just a few brush strokes. Several community organizations, […]

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NBA star Donovan Mitchell renovates basketball courts at Children’s Village

NOTBA Star Donovan MitchellThe impact of transcends far beyond the court. He has spearheaded several philanthropic efforts focused on youth empowerment and his latest social good project was designed to share his love of basketball with underserved children. According to KSL Sportsthe Utah Jazz goaltender recently renovated the basketball courts at the Children’s Village Community […]

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Fort Worth citizens renovate basketball courts in Trinity Park

The back panel shakes when it absorbs the impact of a layup. The ball falls on the concrete, avoiding a puddle that collects on the ground. Under Lancaster Bridge, a player runs, catches the ball and aims before taking the next shot. Lyndon Atole has been playing Trinity Park Basketball Court for the past five […]

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Jazz Mitchell donates basketball courts where his grandmother worked

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – While a sprained ankle may have slowed Donovan Mitchell on the training grounds this summer, his charitable work on the field hasn’t stopped. Working with Adidas with the launch of his new sneaker, the DON Issue # 3, the Utah Jazz goalie donated basketball courts to New York’s Children’s Village […]

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Mural design revealed for Moody Park basketball courts

Moody Park’s basketball courts are getting a makeover next week. The courts have already been repaved, but will soon be covered with a huge mural. The artist hired for the project is Jamahl Turner, founder of Art Fu Yung. The Moody Park Community Yard Art Project is a two-year mural. The project itself was coordinated […]

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These rentals in Toronto all have basketball courts in the building

Any Toronto basketball fan will probably know where all of the best courts in the city are located and exactly how to get there. But would it be even better if you didn’t have to leave your building to shoot baskets? Well, there’s good news for those die-hard basketball players – Toronto has a number […]

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Art-themed basketball courts arrive at former Dickson Theater location

Photo: Abigail Atkinson Try to think of the very last title you thought you would see on the Flyer today. Understood? Ok there you go. Was it “art-themed basketball courts coming to the former Dickson Theater location?” If so, good job. You would be right (liar). Crews have been working in recent weeks to demolish […]

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Bob Cousy Crompton Park Basketball Courts Ribbon Cut Worcester Basketball Celtics Holy Cross

WORCESTER – “Houdini of the Hardwood” was just one of many nicknames given to former Boston Celtics and Holy Cross basketball icon Bob Cousy during his playing career. The NBA Hall of Fame worked its magic again on Friday, headlining a groundbreaking ceremony for recently completed renovations to Crompton Park, including basketball court improvements and […]

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Spokane Hoopfest cuts the ribbon on new downtown Spokane basketball courts | News

SPOKANE, WASH – This weekend was supposed to be Spokane Hoopfest weekend, but due to covid things got pushed back to September, but there were still big celebrations today in downtown Spokane to celebrate the greatest basketball weekend on earth. “For the past two years, we haven’t been able to celebrate Hoopfest in the traditional […]

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‘Net Day’: Hoopfest staff will replace nets at basketball courts around Spokane on Saturday

The event will also include a dedication ceremony for a new mural on a basketball court, a vaccination clinic and games of skill with prizes. SPOKANE, Wash. – Hoopfest announces this year’s season with its annual Net Day on June 26, 2021. Each year, Hoopfest staff, board, and volunteers gather before the annual event to […]

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Tucson YMCA Secures $ 100,000 Grant to Renovate Basketball Courts | Local news

Devin Booker’s Foundation donated $ 100,000 to the YMCA of Southern Arizona, which will renovate several basketball courts. Rebecca Blackwell, Associated Press Arizona Daily Star The YMCA of Southern Arizona will be upgrading some of its gyms with a $ 100,000 Devin Booker Starting Five grant donation. Three of the Y’s gyms in Tucson are […]

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15 NYCHA basketball courts will be revamped for the summer

As part of its Safe Summer NYC initiative to combat gun violence, the NYPD is partnering with different groups to renovate basketball courts across the city in public housing estates. Fifteen basketball courts at New York City Housing Authority (NYCHA) complexes will be restored by August as part of the program, Mayor Bill de Blasio […]

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City to renovate 15 NYCHA basketball courts as part of “Safe Summer” initiative • Brooklyn Paper

The city is renovating the basketball courts at 15 NYCHA residential complexes this summer, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced on June 15. File photo by Dean Moses Sign up for our PoliticsNY newsletter for the latest coverage and to stay informed about the 2021 elections in your district and across New York As part of […]

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Marcy and Tompkins Houses get new basketball courts, mayor says

BED-STUY, BROOKLYN – Two public housing complexes in Bed-Stuy will have brand new basketball courts to play this summer, according to Mayor Bill de Blasio. The Marcy and Tompkins Homes are among 15 New York City Housing Authority developments that will receive refurbished basketball courts thanks to a city-led and NYPD-led “Safe Summer New York […]

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Safe Summer NYC initiative to renovate 15 basketball courts at NYCHA complexes

Renovating the city’s basketball courts at 15 NYCHA residential complexes this summer, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced on June 15, 2021. File photo / Dean Moses Sign up for our amNY Sports email newsletter for information and match coverage of your favorite teams As part of its Safe Summer NYC initiative to combat gun violence, […]

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Falmouth family pay tribute to deceased son on basketball courts

Ryan Rogers of Falmouth died in April at the age of 28. The Ryan Rogers Memorial Courts at Huston School Park pay homage to him. Contribution / The Rogers Family Ryan Rogers’ joy of bringing people together will live at Huston School Park in Falmouth, where the two basketball courts have been named in his […]

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Berkley basketball courts dedicated to the memory of the boys who died in an accident

Michael J. DeCicco BERKLEY – The Crosby-Couto Memorial basketball court in the town of the city was already a success before its grand opening ceremony on June 12. Kim Robidoux, a member of the Crosby-Couto Basketball Foundation, said people started playing on the twin courts – built in memory of two Somerset Berkley Regional High […]

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Redlands basketball courts get a colorful coat of ‘hope’ – Redlands Daily Facts

The basketball courts at two Redlands parks got more than just new murals Memorial Day week, they got a shiny coat of “hope.” Murals of an astronaut jumping to the moon, shaking hands in a show of unity, and intricate geometric shapes representing problems and solutions were painted by volunteers from Texonia and Israel Beal […]

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Basketball courts named after singer Bryson Tiller vandalized

The six panels of Bryson Tiller Court are broken. Yet the vandalism did not deter people from going to court on Memorial Day weekend. LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Residents of the Beechmont neighborhood seek help from the community after someone vandalizes refurbished basketball goals at Wyandotte Park. Photos circulating on social media showed the six Bryson […]

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Florence Northwest Park basketball courts are beautified | Local news

Artist Ashley O. Davis and organizer Shelanda Deas examine painting projects for the basketball courts at Norwest Park in Florence. One court was painted as a West Florence High School themed game controller while the other received an Africa-themed basketball whistleblower scene. Devon Ford records a curve along a chalk line on a basketball court […]

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Hoops open at Springfield basketball courts | News

The coronavirus pandemic forced Springfield officials to close city courts for several months. SPRINGFIELD, MA (WGGB/WSHM) — After growing calls from the community, basketball hoops are finally back. The coronavirus pandemic forced Springfield officials to close city courts for several months, but now they’re making a […]

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Custom paint launched for Henry Park basketball courts

By Greg Ellison (May 13, 2021) Berlin native hoop enthusiast Adrian Bowen hopes to start a community project to beautify the Henry Park basketball courts with a range of vibrant colors to make the site more appealing to players of all ages. Bowen, who was accompanied by Carol Rose, presented the proposal to the Berlin […]

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05/05/2021 | Group painted basketball courts at the Berlin Parks Commission

Commission to review rezoning for townhouse community BERLIN – Discussions about a rezoning that would allow substantial development of townhouses just off Route 50 are expected to continue next week. At a meeting on January 12, the Berlin Planning Commission will consider an application for the rezoning of commercial land near the northwest intersection of […]

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Score of activists; Springfield to reopen basketball courts

After public pressure, the hoops will go up in the public parks of the cradle of basketball. Springfield Parks Department to ‘tentatively’ reinstall hoops on all public basketball courts in parks and playgrounds the week of May 17e, according to a press release from the office of Mayor Domenic Sarno. For several weeks, activists lobbied […]

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Chicopee residents want to see the city’s basketball courts reopen

CHICOPEE, Mass. — Residents of Chicopee have expressed concern that children cannot use the city’s basketball hoops. As one young person explained, he really misses going to the park and playing basketball with his friends. “It’s not very fair,” said 11-year-old Evan Klusman. “I think you should be able to go there and hang out […]

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The borough offers basketball courts to residents; others have to pay – Pascack Press & Northern Valley Press

Basketball badges will be available on the basketball courts on May 3 from 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. and Thursday, May 6 from 5:30 to 8 p.m. Participants 17 and under must have a parent / guardian with them to register for a badge. For the purchase of a badge, payment in cash (exact) or […]

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Montvale NJ basketball courts now only for members, fines possible

MONTVALE – As of Monday, non-residents who use the borough’s basketball courts without obtaining a special badge could face a fine of $ 200 under a new order. The measure comes in response to complaints from residents that they had to fight for time on busy courts. “People were playing and grabbing the land, playing […]

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Potter Pride: Young men help spruce up two east Liverpool basketball courts

Thanks to donations, they will be able to replace four basketball hoops, acquire benches and paint EAST LIVERPOOL, Ohio (WKBN) – When people come together with a common purpose, amazing things can happen. Two young men from East Liverpool embody this message. Their goal: to spruce up a few basketball courts in the city, and […]

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Montvale will start charging strangers to use its basketball courts

April 29, 2021, 03:27Updated on April 29, 2021 By: News 12 Staff A city in Bergen County has introduced an ordinance that would require foreigners to pay for a license to play basketball on city courts. The plan would require non-residents of Montvale to purchase a badge to use the Memorial Field basketball courts. The […]

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Springfield officials defend continued basketball court closures

Plans are underway to reopen swimming pools and summer camps in Springfield, Massachusetts, but not outdoor basketball courts. About two dozen people gathered one day last week at the Adams Park basketball court in the Mason Square neighborhood of Springfield and called on the city to put the hoops back in place and allow pickup […]

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City of St. Albans hopes to build tennis and basketball courts in Cohen Park | News

ST. ALBANS TOWN — Officials hope to build a tennis court and basketball court right on the water for all to come, watch the waterfront and play, according to a program from the city’s development review board and the president. of the selection committee, Brendan Deso. “Cohen Park has tremendous potential and has been on […]

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Q&A: Lakewood Council Member on Police Decision to Close Basketball Courts | News

Lakewood residents have demanded an early return of the basketball hoops to Madison Park, after they were removed by the city as police investigated two recent shootings. At the Lakewood City Council Public Safety Committee meeting on Monday evening, neighbors urged the town to include community members in any safety plan. Councilor Tess Neff, who […]

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Madison Park basketball courts in Lakewood closed after shooting

LAKEWOOD, Ohio — Following a shooting in Lakewood’s Madison Park parking lot, police temporarily closed the basketball courts in response to “new evidence” in the case, according to Lakewood Mayor Meghan George. On Tuesday, police said an 18-year-old man was shot in Lakewood’s Madison Park parking lot around 6:45 p.m. Local leaders said the victim […]

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Tuscora Park Foundation to focus on basketball courts.

Providing safe, updated outdoor basketball courts is the 2021 goal of the nonprofit Tuscora Park Foundation, which supports the New Philadelphia Parks and Recreation Department by raising funds for improvement projects. The Foundation recently announced that it has secured initial funding pledges and is actively seeking grants to fund the reconstruction of three basketball courts. […]

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The products of the region help fill lists on basketball courts All-IREDELL | Sports News

The driving force finds Lake Norman’s Madison Saunders earning a spot on the Iredell County women’s basketball first team. Emerging from a crowd, Lake Norman sophomore Kirsten Lewis-Williams is one of the youngest players named to the […]

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Parents and children in Narberth express frustration with closed outdoor basketball courts

Parents and children in Narberth express frustration with closed outdoor basketball courts Parents and children in Narberth held an impromptu rally to express their frustration over the closure of basketball courts. NARBERTH, Pa. – Parents and children in Narberth held an impromptu rally to express their frustration over the closure of basketball courts. The courts […]

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Puma’s ‘Rider’ Sneaker Hits NBA Courts Featuring LaMelo Ball

Puma’s “Rider” series has spawned several lifestyle sneaker designs, and for the first time, it’s heading to the basketball court. The new “Court Rider” will launch as an in-game sneaker for Puma’s roster of young professional basketball players, including LaMelo Ball, RJ Barrett, Deandre Ayton and Katie Lou Samuelson. While bearing few visible similarities to […]

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Kanye’s Strange ‘YZY Rose’ Sneaker Will Hit NBA Basketball Courts Soon

Kanye West is no stranger to weird shoe design, with his Adidas Yeezy brand being proof of that. But last year, West gave us a sneak peek at a collaboration between Yeezy and NBA player Derrick Rose, who is also part of the Adidas family – and not only were the shoes ugly, but their […]

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Basketball courts begin to open in Chemung County

ELMIRA, NY (WETM) — Some basketball courts across the Twin Tiers are back and ready to go, but not all courts are ready to go, frustrating people. Earlier today in Grove Park, the view was empty basketball courts with no hoops in sight. The panels though? Freshly painted. With the good weather, people are ready […]

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Decatur reopens basketball courts and park restrooms – Decaturish

By Cathi Harris, Contributor Decatur, Georgia — The City of Decatur has decided to relocate basketball goals and reopen public restrooms in city-owned parks this week, Decatur Mayor Patti Garrett said Monday. “The city is asking players to wear masks because basketball is a close contact sport,” Garrett said. “We also ask residents to bring […]

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Rims return to Syracuse City basketball courts

Job : March 29, 2021 / 6:40 a.m. EDT Update: March 29, 2021 / 4:10 p.m. EDT SYRACUSE, NY (WSYR-TV) – Basketball rims are making a return to Syracuse city parks starting with hoops at Burnet, Kirk, McChesney and Thornden parks. The rims will be installed over several weeks. The Parks Department says it will […]

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Should basketball courts have mosaics? | News, Sports, Jobs

To the editor of the journal: As part of Marquette’s restoration at Hurley Park, the Arts Commission plans to paint the entire basketball court with modern art mosaic designs that make difficult basketball lines sometimes impossible to find, in especially for children and adults who have difficulty concentrating. There are 7 choices. Artistic […]

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Tanzania: Moshi obtains the first public basketball courts

The KILIMANJARO region has become the latest region to implement a basketball development program after agreeing to start the process of building the first-ever public basketball court in the region. The Tanzania Basketball Federation (TBF) decided to lead by example after President Phares Magesa started implementing a development plan to discuss with regional authorities and […]

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Hoops go up on Syracuse basketball courts

Syracuse, NY – It’s basketball season again in Syracuse, and not just for the Orange. Next week, the city’s parks department will begin reinstalling the rims on its 39 basketball courts. These rims were removed last spring in an effort to discourage gatherings that could spread Covid-19. “Basketball is important to people of all ages […]

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All public basketball courts and hockey rinks reopen in Buffalo

BUFFALO, NY — City of Buffalo officials have announced that all 80 basketball courts and hockey rinks are now open to the public. What do you want to know All City of Buffalo basketball courts and hockey rinks are now open They have been closed since the start of the pandemic in early 2020 City […]

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The Longhorns in Your Neighborhood: A Program Started on East Austin Basketball Courts 30 Years Ago Still Goes

By Sofia Sokolove in march | April 2021 to March 4, 2021 at 12:09 p.m. | In 1991, Howard Nirken caught the eye of the Texas Exes. As a finalist for the President’s Leadership Award, the gregarious undergraduate was being interviewed by the association for the award when he mentioned a recent community service event […]

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Skatepark and basketball courts will remain open – The Warwick Valley Dispatch

By Katie Bisaro After considering the possibility of closing the Memorial Park Skatepark and the Stanley-Deming Park Basketball Courts, due to failure to adhere to the social distancing and mask-wearing guidelines in place in relation to the current COVID health situation -19, the village board have decided to keep both open for the time being. […]

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SRWC outdoor basketball courts reopen with low virus counts on campus

ACU students play basketball together on the SRWC outdoor basketball court on February 5. (Photo by Ryland Mallett) February 6, 2021 by Hannah Maniscalo The Student Recreation and Wellness Center reopened its outdoor basketball courts Jan. 27 for the first time in the 2020-21 school year. The SRWC had received multiple requests from students to […]

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City reaches compromise on petition to restore basketball courts at Cypress Park • Coral Springs Talk

Inasmuch as Residents enjoying basketball at Cypress Park in Coral Springs By: Jen Russon Pickleball at Cypress Park is here to stay. Next to a petition to restore four basketball courts in their place, the city commission reached a compromise. Instead of the originally planned one-and-a-half pitches, two full pitches will be built in the […]

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Activists want city to reconsider removing basketball courts from park • Coral Springs Talk

Mark Rogers on one of the pickleball courts at Cypress Park on January 19. {Photo by Jen Russon}. By: Jen Russon Last summer, the city of Coral Springs responded to complaints of profanity on four of its basketball courts by replacing them with pickleball — and Mark Rogers and his daughter, Alison, aren’t the only […]

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West Allis senior excels on the volleyball and basketball courts

High School Hot Shot: Nathan Hale’s Matt Staskunas Matt Staskunas is a multi-sport athlete who excels on two different types of terrain. Now the West Allis Hale senior is a FOX6 High School Hot Shot. WEST ALLIS, Wis. – Matt Staskunas is a multi-sport athlete who excels on two different types of courts. Now the […]

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Reality of Public Basketball Courts in Westside

By STEVE SWOGETINSKY If young people in Philadelphia are looking for a place to play basketball in their free time, they will get an extra gift this Christmas. The former tennis courts at the Westside Community Center have been transformed into outdoor public basketball courts. They have been cobbled and scratched. The fence has been […]

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Basketball Courts Connect Low-Income San Antonio Community

SAN ANTONIO — The Inner City basketball court, located on San Antonio’s West Side, has a rich history of serving low-income Mexican Americans. It started in the 1970s. Before the pandemic temporarily shut them down, the courts helped connect the surrounding community. Art Campos mentors and coaches children on these pitches, but he also spent […]

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As Netizens Complain About Blocked Basketball Courts, Baey Yam Keng Explains Why It Had To Be Done, Digital News

Avid basketball players in Tampines North will not be able to shoot hoops in ward courts at this time after authorities responded to multiple complaints from residents about player behavior. According to a recent Facebook post by Tampines RCMP MP (MP) Baey Yam Keng, he received photographic evidence of people playing basketball or sepak takraw […]

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4 Iconic Basketball Courts to Catch a Game in Chicago

Basketball is intimately tied to Chicago culture. Whether it’s the Chicago Bulls or the countless blacktops dotted around the city, it’s no surprise that Chicago is one of America’s greatest basketball cities. And when it comes to our streetball scene, nobody does it better. NBA stars like Derrick Rose and Dwayne Wade are direct products […]

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In Providence, artists are stepping up their game for the basketball courts

Andrea Bergart’s court dances with color and form.Courtesy Off the Ground Drone Service Bergart always dreamed of painting a basketball court. A lifelong Celtics fan, she grew up in Acton, went to college in Boston and now lives in New York. Five years ago, she started playing basketball there with a creative team called Downtown […]

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Coaches help student-athletes thrive on and off the basketball court

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — High school basketball programs are eager to get back into the game after the pandemic put the sport on hiatus. As the new school year begins, many coaches are encouraging their students to focus on success in the classroom in addition to the basketball court to maximize their college options. […]

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Meriden reopens some basketball courts

MERIDEN — The city’s Parks and Recreation Department plans to reopen basketball courts in phases. The first two courts to open are at Ceppa Field and City Park. Lea Crown, director of health and social services, worked with the department on the reopening. According to Chris Bourdon, Director of Parks, Recreation and Facilities. “If we […]

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Kahului outdoor basketball courts consider possible two-week closure amid complaints

September 1, 2020, 8:03 a.m. HST Outdoor courtyard of Kahului School Park. Maui Now file photo. County officials report that the Maui Department of Parks and Recreation has received several complaints from neighbors near Kahului Elementary School’s outdoor basketball courts. Mayor Victorino says the complaints relate to players and spectators who failed to observe physical […]

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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 […]

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New LED lights unveiled on WWII basketball courts | News

WOONSOCKET – Sunset will no longer mean the end of the game for local basketball fans. Last Wednesday, July 15, the city unveiled new LED lights on the basketball courts at World War II Veterans Memorial Park. The courts, completed in 2016 as part of an extensive park renovation, are now the only place in […]

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Levittown basketball courts get a makeover

LEVITTOWN, NY – A public basketball court in Levittown just got a makeover. The Azalea Road basketball court, located right next to the Azalea Road swimming pool in Levittown, has been repaved and restored, officials said this week. The pitch was replenished with bright colors and new ledges and nets were installed. Two benches have […]

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NBA to paint Black Lives Matter on Florida basketball courts

According to ESPN, the NBA and the National Basketball Players Association will paint Black Lives Matter on the sidelines in Florida when the league resumes its 2019-20 season next month. The news follows calls from players to replace their last names on shirts with social justice statements, which the league approved on Saturday, June 27. […]

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The call to reopen Buffalo’s outdoor basketball courts is growing louder

A group of young sports and community advocates gathered in Delaware Park on Saturday afternoon, calling for the reopening of basketball courts. BUFFALO, NY — There’s a call for Buffalo to reopen basketball courts. It comes shortly after Governor Andrew Cuomo announced that some youth sports will be able to resume in July. For Phase […]

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Opening of the Montclair tennis and basketball courts – Rules for playing safely

The Township of Montclair announced that the Montclair tennis and basketball courts, previously closed due to social distancing, are now open. To use the tennis courts, you must follow the rules below: TENNIS 1. Maintain social distancing (no closer than six feet from the other player). If this does not happen, the courts will be […]

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Lakers: Frank Vogel says players not having access to basketball courts has been ‘a big challenge’

For nearly two months, the Los Angeles Lakers have been unable to train at their El Segundo training facility, or at any other gym in the United States. Although this is not a problem for someone like james lebronwho has a home gym, this is for players who rely on their team’s facilities for something […]

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MPs will close skateparks, basketball courts and parks from May

“Come to the parks, enjoy the parks but understand that social distancing is the vaccine right now.” MINNEAPOLIS— The Minneapolis Board of Parks and Recreation has decided, based on the high volume of complaints it has received about groups in parks, to close or modify many city-owned facilities. Changes and closures are expected to be […]

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The coronavirus scare hasn’t emptied Philadelphia’s basketball courts or area parks

The mild spring weather was perfect for basketball, and residents of West Philadelphia’s Mill Creek neighborhood came out. Adults and children congregated on the concrete pitch and nearby on the sidelines Monday night, playing games and sitting side by side. Neighbors said they counted more than three dozen people at the West Mill Creek playground […]

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Basketball courts closed, baskets blocked

Another essential part of Hoosier’s life must change in the face of the coronavirus as basketball hoops at more than 90 courts are blocked by Indy Parks to prevent group play and help maintain social distancing guidelines. Hamilton County Courts were also closed. “The usage patterns we’re seeing in our parks are of great concern […]

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Hoops removed on legendary New York basketball courts

The Rucker Park basketball court in Harlem is considered hallowed ground for some of the game’s greatest players. Thursday was empty, which seemed surreal to people who live in the neighborhood. Earlier in the day, hoops from the court at Rucker Park and 79 other basketball courts in the city were removed by order of […]

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Miami Heat unveils redesigned “Vice Wave” basketball courts in Hialeah – WSVN 7News | Miami News, Weather, Sports

HIALEAH, FLA. (WSVN) – The Miami Heat have unveiled a “Vice Wave” redesign of the basketball courts at a Hialeah Park. The team broke into the new Sparks Park courts at 1301 W. 60th St. with a Junior Heat Clinic on Saturday. Players who attended the clinic performed drills and learned new skills on the […]

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A Euclid resident’s mission to bring basketball courts back to the community

Euclid resident Albert Hardin may have been a lifelong basketball fanatic, but he wasn’t exactly a natural at first. “I was horrible,” he laughs. “My brother nicknamed me ‘Tragic Johnson’.” But that didn’t stop Hardin from spending many summer days on the basketball court as a young boy growing up in the Kinsman neighborhood of […]

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Sacramento’s legendary basketball courts still have some play

There is a small basketball court nestled among the tall trees that house the western offshoot of William Land Park. Many are of the pine variety, and the aroma they give off easily overpowers that of a green tree air freshener hanging from a rear view mirror. The land, about 40 by 65 feet, with […]

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Pottruck basketball courts to reopen October 14 after renovations to fix water damage

Students use the basketball courts at Weightman Hall and the Tse Center, both located on 33rd Street, during renovations. 1 credit The Pottruck Health and Fitness Center basketball courts, which were closed for repairs to water damage, are scheduled to reopen Oct. 14. While the renovation is underway, students are using the basketball courts at […]

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The unofficial mayor of the West 4th Street basketball courts

The village’s West 4th Street basketball courts have been home to countless hoop legends over the years, it’s also home to a local celebrity of sorts, he’s known as the Mayor of West 4th Street Courts. His name is James Worthy, not the James Worthy of the LA Lakers. The Court is known as “The […]

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James Harden makes a big donation to renovate Houston’s basketball courts

Houston Rockets superstar James Harden is donating more than $240,000 to the City of Houston to renovate outdoor basketball courts in underserved areas that were devastated by Hurricane Harvey. Harden addressed the donation Saturday alongside Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner as part of his JH-Town Charity Weekend. The announcement was made at Tuffly Park in North […]

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Ballin’ on the South Side: Streetball on Chicago’s legendary blacktop basketball courts

CHICAGO (WLS) — Chicago’s blacktops may not be drawing the crowds they did in the ’90s, and the Bulls may be the worst team in the NBA, but on the city’s legendary outdoor courts , you can always find a great game of streetball. “The toughest players in the world are in Chicago. We put […]

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These are the best outdoor basketball courts in America

Unsplash Switching Scenes is brought to you by Boost, a brand that knows the best experiences come when you switch things up. There are those who claim that playground basketball is dead. That the days are over when streetball icons like Rafer “Skip To My Lou” Alston, Larry “The Bone Collector” Williams, Ed “Booger” Smith, […]

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Play on the basketball courts at Santa Monica Memorial Park

Uproxx / Unsplash Switching Scenes is brought to you by Boost, a brand that knows the best experiences come when you switch things up. If you’re a hooper who grew up watching basketball movies, the first image that comes to mind when you think of “playing ball in LA” is probably the quaint courts of […]

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Alize Johnson’s efforts continue and turn to the park’s basketball courts | News, Sports, Jobs

MARK NANCE/Sun-Gazette The Memorial Park basketball courts were the place to be as temperatures soared into the 50s on Sunday afternoon. Score another assist for Alize Johnson. The town native and Indiana Pacers rookie pledged Monday to donate up to $150,000 to build two National Basketball Association quality courts, ideally in […]

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Detroit Pistons renovate first of 60 city park basketball courts

Detroit – Dozens of new basketballs bounced off the cerulean blue ground Friday at Littlefield Park, as players from Northwestern High School’s boys’ and girls’ teams broke ground on the renovated courts. They all agreed that the new space, paid for by the Detroit Pistons as part of its community benefits package for its new […]

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New Rochelle will redo Lincoln Park basketball courts with art

NEW ROCHELLE — A pair of city-owned Lincoln Park basketball courts will be patched and repainted with a splash of bright color, thanks to a $20,000 grant from the NBA Players Association Foundation. Cracked and discolored, the two regulation-sized courts need work, said Parks and Recreation Commissioner William Zimmermann. “They are playable but need resurfacing,” […]

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The 5 Best Outdoor Basketball Courts in Pittsburgh

Basketball is one of the most popular recreational activities in any city on a hot day. Pittsburgh is no exception. If you take your basketball seriously, you might have an allegiance to a particular court. But if you’re looking for a new place to play, here are our five best places to find a pickup […]

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9 Basketball Courts Every Fan Must Visit | Launderer’s report

0 out of 9 Chris Chambers/Getty Images Basketball is one of the American games that cannot be separated by any class ranking in the social hierarchy. From asphalt courts in low-income neighborhoods to well-lit arenas that house the NBA’s million-dollar superstar talent, basketball hoops bring joy to millions across the United States. Here are nine […]

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Warriors’ Kevin Durant goes coast to coast with new basketball courts in his hometown – The Undefeated

Sunday afternoon, Kevin Durant dropped 34 points, including 10 straight in the fourth quarter, in the Golden State Warriors’ 113-111 win over the San Antonio Spurs in Game 1 of the Western Conference Finals. The 2014 NBA MVP rode it coast to coast on Monday afternoon, dropping two brand new basketball courts in his hometown […]

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When it comes to basketball courts in St. Louis, not all parks are fair

Jeffrey Perry does not hesitate to leave his neighborhood of Saint-Louis to make some baskets with friends. “It’s not the hoop, it’s the business,” Perry said as he and Calvin Lonzo played a little one-on-one at Fox Park recently. But he remembers when he didn’t have to travel so far from his home in Shaw […]

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Basketball courts: the 10 craziest

Although the NBA concluded one of the most eventful regular seasons and finals in recent memory almost a month ago, the offseason proved to be just as unexpected and full of twists and turns – notably marked by changes decor for superstars. like Kevin Durant, Derrick Rose and Dwyane Wade – who embodied both the […]

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Best Indoor Basketball Courts in Atlanta – CBS Atlanta

If exercise is one of your New Year’s resolutions, then playing basketball or getting organized could be in the cards for you in 2016. That means finding a gym or courts to play your games and practice. your free throws. The weather is always a bit unpredictable in the winter in Atlanta, so sometimes it’s […]

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The Facts Behind NBA Basketball Court Flooring

Drive through the forests of the Upper Midwest (think Wisconsin and Michigan, in particular) and you’ll pass through many acer saccharum or hard maple, the kind that makes up 29 of the NBA’s 30 hardwood courts. “This is where the greatest density of this particular species of maple is grown,” Doug Hamar, president of Horner […]