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Pico Rivera welcomes new outdoor basketball courts in Pico Park – Cerritos Community News

March 17, 2022 Municipal authorities revised the inauguration ceremonyand will now dedicate the new basketball court area onTuesday April 5, at Pico Park, from 5 p.m. Staff report The City of Pico Rivera, in partnership with the National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA), received a grant to provide increased access to youth sports and play […]

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Student, artists work to improve the basketball courts at Patterson Park

FOR THE GENERAL LEAGUE SCHOLARSHIP FUND. USE THE PATTERSON PARK BASKETBALL COURTS AS A CANVAS. ONE GHHI SCHOOL STUDENTS WORK WITH THE CITY AND LOCAL ARTISTS TO UPDATE THE RECREATION SPACE. DARRELL FRANCE GROW UP PLAYING BALL ON THESE COURTS. When he noticed they were in bad shape, he decided to raise money to create […]

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TikTok star says Malvern basketball courts are ‘the best in the country’

A TikTok influencer has recommended the basketball courts in Malvern as some of the best in the country. TikToker MartinD3x3 picked the courts at Victoria Park as one of his favorites when asked to recommend a place in Worcestershire to play. On his channel, which has over 7,600 subscribers, he said the courts at Victoria […]

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Eight college basketball athletes featured in NFT post-season collection

Candy Digital deploys its “Candy Sweet Futures Basketball“NFT Collection March 7-21, 2022, just in time for the college basketball playoffs. Jalen Duren of the University of Memphis, Blake Wesley of the University of Notre Dame and Bryce McGowens of the University of Nebraska are the first three college athletes whose NFTs are available for purchase. […]

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‘Save our courts’ Guilford parents and children protest the relocation of basketball courts from the public safety complex

GUILFORD — “Save Our Courts” was the message from parents and young people at a rally when about 100 turned out on a cold March 3 evening to the basketball courts of the Public Safety Complex to protest against the city’s decision to move popular hoops. The city intends to move the courts from their […]

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Mike Miller’s Let It Fly Comes to Lakeland With Basketball Courts

Former Memphis Grizzly Mike Miller is aiming for another sports-themed eatery — but this time, patrons will be able to shoot hoops without sipping foam or biting burgers. Miller, 42, plans to open a second Let It Fly Sports bar and restaurant in the Lake District, a 160-acre mixed-use space being developed in Lakeland. “What […]

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Hennessy renovates 5 basketball courts

Characteristics Melissa Doughty Tuesday, March 1, 2022 Llano Grant (Jahllano), left, Delicia Patterson and Keron Chareau at the Hennessy Sip and Drip event. – SUREASH CHOLAI Hennessy Trinidad and Tobago plans to renovate at least five basketball courts across the country. This was revealed during the local leg of Hennessy’s Sip and Drip series. The […]

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Mobil 1 develops community basketball courts with Project Backboard in Cleveland for NBA All-Star Weekend | Business

SPRING, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–February 18, 2022– Mobil 1™, the official motor oil of the NBA, today announced a new initiative with the nonprofit Project Backboard to revitalize basketball courts in local communities across the country. The initiative is part of the program recently launched by Mobil 1 Focusprogram in which the leading motor oil brand helps […]

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Mobil 1 develops community basketball courts with Project Backboard in Cleveland for NBA All-Star Weekend | News

SPRING, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–February 18, 2022– Mobil 1™, the official motor oil of the NBA, today announced a new initiative with the nonprofit Project Backboard to revitalize basketball courts in local communities across the country. The initiative is part of the program recently launched by Mobil 1 Focusprogram in which the leading motor oil brand helps […]

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Mobil 1 develops community basketball courts with Project Backboard in Cleveland for NBA All-Star Weekend

SPRING, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Mobil 1™, the official motor oil of the NBA, today announced a new initiative with the nonprofit Project Backboard to revitalize local community basketball courts across the country. The initiative is part of the program recently launched by Mobil 1 Focus program in which the leading motor oil brand helps NBA 2K players […]

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Renovated basketball courts attract players

Basketball players are thrilled to play outdoors on a newly renovated court at Zoo Lake. Zoo Lake User Committee Chair Fran Haslam said she and the committee are grateful to Nike for their generous sponsorship that helped bring the redesign to fruition. A fiber mesh was installed and the markings repainted to make the pitch […]

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Renovation of Trewyn Park to include a new shelter, playground and basketball courts

PEORIA, Ill. (WMBD) – A 10-acre park in the Southside of Peoria is undergoing a much-needed transformation thanks to federal COVID-19 grants. The Peoria City Council voted unanimously on Tuesday to allocate $600,000 to renovate Trewyn Park by the end of the year. Funds are from a COVID-19 Community Development Block Grant (CDBG-CV) from the […]

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Mayor of Pateros closes basketball courts amid increase in COVID-19 cases – Manila Bulletin

The mayor of Pateros, Miguel “Ike” Ponce III, temporarily closed basketball courts from December 31 as he expressed concern over the sudden increase in the number of new cases of coronavirus disease (COVID -19) in the municipality. Ponce held an emergency meeting on New Years Eve with barangay captains and Pateros police to discuss the […]

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Crestmont Park basketball courts in Abington are undergoing renovations

ABINGTON, PA – The basketball courts at Crestmont Park have undergone a complete makeover, the space has been improved since it fell into disrepair after years of heavy and frequent use. The township posted a social media video on Tuesday showing before and after footage of basketball courts inside Crestmont Park, which is a 19.4-acre […]

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Five amazing properties with basketball courts for sale – Chicago Magazine

The Bulls are back! I lived through the Michael Jordan era of the Chicago Bulls when they won six championships between 1991 and 1998, so it’s hard to believe the Bulls are currently one of the best teams in all of the NBA. If you’re a longtime fan, it was a dark time for a […]

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The best south coast male basketball players to watch in 2021-2022

All nine South Coast schools – Apponequet, Bishop Stang, Dartmouth, Fairhaven, GNB Voc-Tech, New Bedford, Old Colony, Old Rochester and Wareham – are participating in men’s basketball this winter. Here’s a look at the 25 players who are expected to impact SouthCoast basketball courts in the 2021-22 season: JACKSON GAGNIER, JOSHUA KELLER AND NATHAN LEVESQUE, […]

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SouthCoast’s best female basketball players to watch in 2021-2022

All nine schools on the South Coast – Apponequet, Bishop Stang, Dartmouth, Fairhaven, GNB Voc-Tech, New Bedford, Old Colony, Old Rochester and Wareham – are participating in women’s basketball this winter. Here’s a look at the 22 players who are expected to impact South Coast Basketball Courts in the 2021-22 season: EMMA MARRA, RILEY LEVRAULT […]

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Girls’ tennis and basketball courts to be created in Aram Bagh, Commissioner Karachi says

LAHORE – Commissioner Karachi Iqbal Memon announced the upcoming construction of girls’ tennis and basketball courts in Aram Bagh, which will help the players to prepare well for their national and international events. According to KBBA President Ghulam Muhammad Khan, the commissioner said this during a visit to Aram Bagh, where he attended the quarterfinals […]

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Forest Park and Tower Grove Park to have basketball courts

By 2023, the two largest parks in St. Louis are expected to have basketball courts. A $ 250,000 grant from the Land and Water Conservation Fund will help fund court restoration at Tower Grove Park, located in south-central St. Louis. The park used to have basketball courts, but they were phased out in the late […]

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CCTV to be installed on basketball courts in Victoria Park after vandalism

CCTV is expected to be installed in a park in Malvern after concerns were raised over vandalism. The basketball courts in Victoria Park were opened earlier this year, but minor acts of vandalism were feared on the spot. For this reason, the councilors agreed to have a camera installed to keep an eye on the […]

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Ottawa basketball players and programs try to bounce back despite tightening courts

The partial reopening of school gymnasiums for sports like basketball has left young basketball players and outreach programs in the cold again after the pandemic depleted the momentum of the rapidly growing game. Ottawa’s English-language public and Catholic school boards issued permits this week to allow community groups to return to school gymnasiums. Derek Firth, […]

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City unveils 3-on-3 basketball courts as latest Heritage Park feature

The Trailblazers Basketball Club is delighted to have access to the hoops for the first time since the start of the pandemic closures Collingwood has a new pair of basketball nets and half courts. City officials and supporters unveiled two newly installed three-on-three basketball courts at Heritage Park. Courts have been scheduled at the site […]

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Let’s play: skate parks, basketball courts, playgrounds reopen – nerves remain

Cabin fever has been at least partially relieved, but it remains to be seen if it could potentially be replaced by the fever you get from a Covid infection. Hamilton’s playgrounds, skate parks, basketball courts, public restrooms and sports parks – minus sports – have reopened as part of the government’s three-part plan to ease […]

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Mount Clemens basketball courts are named after the late coach

Earlier this month, the City of Mount Clemens Commission approved the official name for a community centre’s basketball courts, the Ved Green Memorial Basketball Courts. Green was the girls’ basketball coach at Mount Clemens High School. Advertising MOUNT CLEMENS – The city’s basketball courts have officially a new name. Earlier this month, the City of […]

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Shaq and IcyHot donate $ 200,000 to renovate basketball courts in West Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS: (KLAS) – The city of Las Vegas on Saturday unveiled two newly renovated basketball courts at the Doolittle complex in West Las Vegas. The Shaq Courts were renovated with a $ 200,000 donation from the Shaquille O’Neal Foundation and Icy Hot to the Mayor’s Fund for Las Vegas LIFE for basketball court renovations. […]

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Beach 41st Street basketball courts are undergoing much-needed renovations

Assemblyman Anderson, surrounded by members of the Team CRATE basketball league and residents of Beach 41st Street, cuts the ribbon to dedicate the new court Members of the local community gathered in front of 41st Street beach houses on Saturday, October 16 for the groundbreaking ceremony for the newly renovated basketball courts. New York State […]

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Shaquille O’Neal Foundation donates $200,000 to renovate basketball courts at Doolittle Complex west of Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — This weekend is the official private reveal and grand opening of two newly renovated basketball courts at the Doolittle Complex just west of Las Vegas. The courts, called “Shaq Courts” in Doolittle, were recently renovated with a $200,000 donation from the Shaquille O’Neal Foundation and longtime partner Icy Hot®, to the […]

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Giant of Africa Foundation to build 100 basketball courts across Africa – Ujiri

Masai Ujiri, the owner, Giant of Africa Basketball Foundation, announced Wednesday its determination to build no less than 100 basketball courts across Africa. Mr Ujiri said this in Lagos during the inauguration of the new basketball courts at Ilupeju Grammar School and three others. Previously, the same ceremony was held at Ijeshatedo High School, Oworonshoki […]

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The 20 most interesting basketball courts in the world: the FIBA ​​court lets you play by the ocean

To play basketball, you need a court. It’s the simple science of the game. What’s amazing about the world is that there are basketball courts everywhere. Some courts are as simple as a rim propped up in the air. Others contain a little more detail. These courts are spread all over the world. These characteristics […]

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Company creates memories from basketball courts

CINCINNATI – How cool would it be to have a piece of your favorite basketball team’s basketball court? Like the one LeBron played in Cleveland to win the world title, for example. A Cincinnati business is making this a reality. What would you like to know Artsman, a local Cincinnati company, is the only one […]

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Home Vacation This Summer With DreamCourts Backyard Basketball Courts

With the pandemic causing people to stay home and vacations abroad out of sight for the foreseeable future, adding a backyard basketball court may enhance the fun at home. . DreamCourts DreamCourts DreamCourts MELBOURNE, Australia, September 24, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – With the onset of spring and the promise of warmer weather, now is the […]

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Housing Authority closes Westvale Manor basketball courts | News

ANDERSON – Following acts of vandalism, the Anderson Housing Authority has removed the rims from the basketball courts in Westvale Manor. There have been acts of vandalism in the courts, broken bottles and syringes found on the courts, Kim Townsend, the authority’s executive director (AHA) said on Wednesday. “We cannot monitor the courts as we […]

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Grant Hill and Fila unveil two new basketball courts in Detroit

Click to enlarge Screenshot via Chandler Park Conservancy / YouTube Former Detroit Piston Grant Hill and sportswear brand FILA unveil new basketball courts at Chandler Park in Detroit’s Eastside. Former Detroit Piston and NBA Hall of Fame member Grant Hill has teamed up with sportswear brand Fila to help the kids of the Detroit Eastside […]

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Grant Hill and Fila unveil two new basketball courts in Detroit | Art Stories and Interviews | Detroit

Click to enlarge Screenshot via Chandler Park Conservancy/YouTube Former Detroit Piston Grant Hill and sportswear brand FILA unveil new basketball courts at Chandler Park on Detroit’s Eastside. Former Detroit Piston and NBA Hall of Famer Grant Hill has teamed up with sportswear brand Fila to help kids on Detroit’s Eastside live out their sweetest hoops […]

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Fila and NBA legend Grant Hill renovate basketball courts in Detroit – Footwear News

A pair of basketball courts in Detroit have had a makeover, thanks to Fila and NBA legend Grant Hill. The brand and the baller launched a court renovation program in 2019, with the aim of supporting local youth, starting with Hillside Park in Durham, North Carolina. For the second location, they looked to Chandler Park […]

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Giants of Africa by Masai Ujiri to build 100 basketball courts in Africa | NBA.com Canada

09/16/2021 Civic engagement “Since we started investing in the future of sport in Africa over the past two decades, it has become clear that camps and programs are not enough to create long-term growth opportunities in sport. ”Masai Ujiri said. https://images.daznservices.com/di/library/NBA_Global_CMS_image_storage/58/74/nba-logo_1otf1c2u207hs1pmrjqq1ba5h5.png?t=-1897533906&w=500 By NBA.com staff @NBA On September 15, Masai Ujiri and Giants of Africa announced […]

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Raptors’ Masai Ujiri helps build 100 basketball courts in Africa

Toronto Raptors President and Vice President Masai Ujiri has announced that his Giants of Africa Foundation will build 100 basketball courts on his home continent. Ujiri, who grew up in Zaria, Nigeria, founded the non-profit organization in 2003 and has run numerous clinics across Africa for young basketball players since its founding. “Since we began […]

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Lakeside basketball court proposal beats the buzzer, scores with city council

Play. The city approved a proposal from the Nelson Hoops Association to build a regulation-sized basketball court in Lakeside Park, more than 10 years after a similar proposal by two enterprising young men was rejected by the council of the day. In addition, the City has approved an in-kind contribution of up to $ 7,500 […]

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Deadline Detroit | Basketball courts named after late Pistons owner William Davidson coming to Detroit Riverfront

(Render: Detroit Riverfront Conservancy) William Davidson, the former Pistons owner who is close to our hearts because he was the last Detroit team owner to build a sports complex without public incentives, will have a sports house built in his name along the Detroit River – an anchor of the future Ralph C. Wilson Jr. […]

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20 Years After September 11, Basketball Courts Across Country Embody Tyler Ugolyn’s “Warm Heart”

Number 34 has been worn by many notable NFL players – Bo Jackson, Hirschell Walker, Walter Payton. If the number is synonymous with greatness, it rings more than true for a late Ridgefielder who also found success wearing it, but his game was basketball. On September 11, 2001, Tyler Ugolyn was on the 93rd floor […]

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20 years after 9/11, basketball courts across the country embody Tyler Ugolyn’s ‘warm heart’

Number 34 has been worn by many notable NFL players – Bo Jackson, Hirschell Walker, Walter Payton. If the number is synonymous with greatness, it rings more than true for a late Ridgefielder who also found success wearing it, but his game was basketball. On September 11, 2001, Tyler Ugolyn was on the 93rd floor […]

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One of Chicago’s most famous basketball courts gets $ 500,000 facelift

SOUTH LOOP – One of the city’s most famous basketball courts is getting a makeover, thanks to the Chicago Park District. Work is underway to redevelop the basketball court at Margaret Hie Ding Lin Park, 1735 S. State. St., featuring a new half-court, bleachers, benches, lighting and a water fountain. Landscaping and improvements to make […]

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Preston Hollow’s neighbor Luka Doncic helps rebuild basketball courts in Slovenia

Photo courtesy of Luka Doncic via Twitter. Dallas Mavericks goalie Luka Doncic recently partnered with 2K Foundations to rebuild basketball courts in his home country. Doncic, originally from Slovenia, was able to renovate the courts where he grew up playing and training. In addition to the new courts in Ljubljana, new seats and lighting have […]

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Murals appear on basketball courts around Rochester in New York

Basketball is considered an art form by many. Denzel Washington’s character in the basketball movie “He Got Game” said, “Basketball is like poetry in motion.” In Rochester, art meets basketball on the playing field, as games are played over vivid paintings in artwork provided by Peculiar Asphalt. Peculiar Asphalt is a city of Rochester youth […]

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The West Des Moines Recreation Center will have basketball courts, esports, and more.

Correction: An earlier version of this story contained an error. Des Moines University, not DMACC, will have a physical therapy clinic in the RecPlex. The only limit to the massive new RecPlex from West Des Moines’ MidAmerican Energy Company is imagination. Inside the $45 million, 300,000 square foot building at 6500 Grand Ave. are four […]

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Luka Doncic, 2K Foundations, rebuilds his community basketball courts in his hometown | Launderer’s report

Luka Dakskobler/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images Dallas Mavericks point guard Luka Doncic and 2K Foundations announced a partnership Saturday that included rebuilding basketball courts in the NBA star’s hometown of Ljubljana, Slovenia. “It’s a very exciting day for me. I have good memories of growing up in Ljubljana. These are the courts of my childhood […]

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Luka Doncic and the NBA 2K Foundation renovated his childhood basketball courts in Ljubljana, Slovenia

via Dallas Mavericks Many NBA athletes are known for giving back and being actively involved in the communities where they grew up. There’s no doubt that once you’ve made it to the top of the NBA, it must be nice to give back. Luka Doncic was the latest player to make a contribution for his […]

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Adam Sandler keeps popping up on Philadelphia basketball courts

Adam Sandler’s love affair with basketball is now pretty well documented. Between his penchant for playing pickup with strangers and his starring role in 2019’s Uncut Gems, which largely revolved around NBA play and featured Kevin Garnett as a supporting actor, Sandler knows the ball. So it shouldn’t come as too much of a surprise […]

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Malvern Mayor’s Bonanza sees hundreds opening new basketball courts

ONE of Malvern’s most popular summer events returned this weekend. Mayor’s Bonanza, held annually in the city, also saw the opening of its new basketball courts by Mayor Cllr Nick Houghton. This year’s event was the first to be held in Victoria Park, with Bonanza having already taken place in Priory Park. £ 2,900 was […]

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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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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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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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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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‘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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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‘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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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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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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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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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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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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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 […]