TAG: Watson Classic

Ron Artest, aka Apocolypto, guards up at the Watson Classic

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 »

Watson Classic Heating Up The Latest / Jul 14, 2009 / 12:17 am

Bounce Magazine

Photo: Jon Lopez

The Watson Classic is celebrating its 10 year anniversary and doin’ it in style. Featuring some of the top ballers in NYC, tough unis, and Joe Pope on the MIC, WC is making a case to be mentioned among the top summer leagues in the mecca. Before my game with the Gym Rats on Sunday, I caught some highlights in the match-up between M.O.E. and Posse. Read More »

K1X INVADES NYC The Latest / Jun 4, 2009 / 10:00 am

Talib Kwali Rockin an Obama K1X Tee

K1X is here to stay!!!

Last year, K1X left a huge imprint in the Boogie Down Bronx by collaborating with the Watson Classic and Hoops In The Sun. This year, the brand plans to continue leaving its impact on our streets of New York. K1X go to Guy Niels Jager took some time out of his busy schedule to let me know what the big plans are this year. Check it out. Read More »