This weekend at the Watson Classic streetball fans were in for a treat. After a game between two defeated teams, where both put forth a strong effort to get that first dub, there was a Ron Artest sighting in the park. Sean Bell’s All-Stars head coach, Lil’ Rah (better known as The Black Bobby Knight, as Joe Pope puts it) made a grand entrance with lots of “Action” as Watson faithful know it. Read More »
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United Brooklyn and Pick & Roll Duos Dominate in Wins at West 4th The Latest / Jun 8, 2009 / 10:05 am
John “The Franchise” Strickland was almost perfect from the line Sunday.
John Strickland’s free throw hit the front rim, then the back rim, where it sat for a couple seconds, before rolling through the net at West 4th Street Sunday. It was that type of day for the “Franchise,” who is back to add another season to his already storied NYC basketball career.
Strickland dropped 30 points, including 7-of-8 from the free-throw line, for United Brooklyn in a 105-92 win over the Gym Rats.
Darren “Primal Fear” Phillip added 29 as the Gym Rats had no answer for the veteran bigs. Read More »