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NICK YOUNG TOP 10 SWAGGY LAYUPS!

May 23, 2017 |  by  |  Uncategorized  |  No Comments

Nick Young has been one my favorite NBA players for years. Hes easily one of the most naturally offensively gifted players I’ve seen and one of a few truly unstoppable scores left in the NBA, in my opinion. And no move is more evident of his diverse scoring ability than his trademark 360 layups.

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Monthly: Anatomy Of The “Knicks Curse”!

April 24, 2017 |  by  |  Articles  |  No Comments

Carmelo, Knicks

This edition of The Monthly is strictly for my Knickerbockers fans. In April we watched the New York Knicks close out yet another disappointing regular season finishing with a record of 31-51 – one game worse than the year before. It was year filled with high expectations based off big name summer acquisitions, a brand new coach and all the hype that comes naturally with a team that resides in the most famous city in the world. The goal at the very least was a return to the post season, which has eluded them the past three seasons, and it was only months ago that playoffs appeared to be a lock…. until everything went downhill fast in pure Knicks fashion.

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Join the “Jelly” Layup Movement!

April 4, 2017 |  by  |  News  |  No Comments

The finger roll Layup or “Jelly” is one of favorite new trends in Basketball. If your from the NYC/NJ area you’re probably familiar with the term and the guy behind it all, Isaiah Washington, point guard for St Raymonds Highschool and leader of the “Jelly fan” collective who made the flashy finger roll layups poplar about 1 year ago first in Harlem, then the entire city of New York and now worldwide via youtube videos, and social media.

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Monthly: White Men Can’t…. Play In The NBA?

March 1, 2017 |  by  |  Articles  |  No Comments

Once upon a time, the NBA was all White players, or should I say “Whites Only”. Let that sink in for a minute. I know it sounds like the beginning of a twisted fairly tale. But it’s actually true. Believe it or not, Black people were once not allowed in the NBA. Then again, Black people used to be slaves so….. I guess it’s not too hard to imagine. But that was a long time ago. Times have changed, and so has the NBA.

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