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‘Art in the Paint’ breathes new life into decaying basketball courts with colorful designs – WABE

For many fans of the game, basketball is an art form. Proving their point, art and basketball joined forces on the court with Art in the Paint, an Atlanta-based nonprofit created by former basketball player and professional coach Arelious Cooper, Jr. aka “Co-op”. The organization aims to beautify and revitalize decaying basketball courts by hiring […]

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Hammond mayor closes basketball courts after two park shootings

Hammond Mayor Tom McDermott Jr. hopes the closure of the basketball courts at Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Park will prompt residents to start keeping a close eye on activity there when it reopens. McDermott said Monday that he and the Hammond Parks and Recreation Department removed all basketball hoop rims — including the […]

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Rutgers football begins training camp in limbo at Drew Singleton, Bronny James basketball courts (PODCAST)

As the Rutgers football team takes to the field this week to begin training camp, the hosts of the “Rutgers Rant” return to their microphones. After a brief summer hiatus, the podcast is back. We look ahead to the Scarlet Knights’ preparation for the 2022 season, recap general college football questions asked during Big Ten […]

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Crazy ants help improve Reservoir Park basketball courts – The Waynedale News

The Fort Financial Credit Union has partnered with Fort Wayne Parks and Recreation to resurface and improve two basketball courts at Ivan Lebamoff Reservoir Park, featuring a vibrant mural installed by local artist Andre Portee. The $30,000 project also includes new panels, painted rims and new benches. It was funded by Fort Financial Credit Union […]

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New North St. Louis Mural and Basketball Courts Aim to Foster Community | Art Stories and Interviews | Saint Louis

Media Blue Power Blueprint Artist Jamie Bonfiglio’s mural of a basketball player with outstretched arms adorns a wall outside a new basketball court nearing completion at 4368 College Avenue. While most St. Louis residents were looking for ways to beat the heat in July as temperatures hit triple digits, muralist Jamie Bonfiglio spent her summer […]

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City renames basketball courts after sailor’s fall | Herald Community Newspapers

Gregory T. Buckley Jr. of Oceanside could be found shooting hoops on the basketball courts of Oceanside Park with his brothers and father, from the age of 5 until his expedition to Afghanistan in as the United States Navy. Now, on the 10th anniversary of the Gregory T. Buckley Jr. Basketball Tournament, the courts, which […]

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50 Cent and Fat Joe will reignite rivalry on the basketball courts – VIBE.com

The annual 50 Cent Tycoon Weekend returns to Houston next month with a few new items. This time around, 50 will coach an All-Star Celebrity Basketball game during the event for a competitive rivalry against Fat Joe’s team. Taking to his Instagram account on Wednesday (July 20), Fif announced the event by posting the flyer […]

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The Mavs donated 30 basketball courts to North Texas communities

As a child growing up in Würzburg, Germany, Maxi Kleber spent the majority of his time on outdoor basketball courts to learn the game and stay out of trouble. “I remember when I was six years old. I came with my friends and we played outside b. It’s also where I made new friends,” said […]

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The basketball courts at Ivan Lebamoff Park are getting a makeover | 963XKE | Classic Fort Wayne Rock

City of Fort Wayne via Facebook FORT WAYNE, Ind. (ADAMS) – Fort Financial Credit Union has partnered with Fort Wayne Parks and Recreation to resurface and improve two basketball courts in Ivan Lebamoff Reservoir Park, featuring a vibrant mural installed by local artist Andre Portee. The $30,000 project also includes new panels, painted rims and […]

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Indoor basketball courts or outdoor courts? Why not the two of them? | Richmond Free Press

The advantages of indoor and outdoor basketball courts are quite obvious. Indoor basketball courts, which are generally more expensive to build and maintain than outdoor courts, ensure the game will be played rain or shine. There are no pests to fear, except perhaps an overzealous fan or an incompetent referee. Good interior lighting allows players […]

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Clippers has pledged to renovate public basketball courts in Los Angeles. Four years (and a $10 million donation) later, they did.

The Clippers committed to renovating all Los Angeles-area basketball courts in partnership with the Los Angeles Parks Foundation in 2018. Four years and 350 public basketball courts later, the Clippers have fulfilled that wish. Clippers owner Steve Ballmer and Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti were on hand Tuesday to unveil a new basketball court at […]

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‘Nay’s Place’: basketball courts in area dedicated to teenage athlete killed in crash

A town in the Capital District pays tribute to a young athlete who died just months after graduating from high school. Schenectady High School alumnus Naylon “Nay” Carrington was killed in a car accident in October 2020 at the age of 18, relatives say. Shortly after, relatives started a petition on Change.org asking Schenectady Mayor […]

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New basketball courts at a popular Northampton park near completion – approximate opening date revealed

New basketball courts are nearing completion at a popular Northampton park and an expected opening date has been revealed. Plans for the renovation of the hippodrome’s basketball courts were approved by the council at the end of 2020, with 10 companion floodlights approved in March last year. West Northamptonshire Council (WNC) has invested £139,000 in […]

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Conway endorses pickleball on city basketball courts

Published: 06/26/2022 13:45:40 Modified: 06/26/2022 1:45:11 PM CONWAY — With a few thousand dollars left to spend before the end of the fiscal year next week, Conway’s Parks, Recreation and Trails Committee is adding another sport for residents. In a few weeks, pickleball, the trendy and growing sport, will be available on the city’s basketball […]

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The Recorder – Conway endorses pickleball on city basketball courts

Published: 06/26/2022 13:40:53 CONWAY — With a few thousand dollars left to spend before the end of the fiscal year next week, Conway’s Parks, Recreation and Trails Committee is adding another sport for residents. In a few weeks, pickleball, the trendy and growing sport, will be available on the city’s basketball courts for new and […]

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New Henrico basketball courts hope to create a safe space

HENRICO COUNTY, Va. – Henrico has created a safe new space for people to gather and play basketball. The county on Thursday unveiled new basketball courts that feature LED lighting, plexiglass backboards and bleacher seating for fans. They are located at Fairfield Middle School and are open to the community after school hours. The idea […]

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Henrico executives dedicate new state-of-the-art basketball courts

HENRICO, Va. (WWBT) – The Fairfield community of Henrico comes alive with the completion of a state-of-the-art basketball court near Fairfield Middle School. Leaders of Henrico County and Parks & Recreation dedicated the new land with a ribbon cutting Thursday afternoon. The approximately $600,000 project was designed by Fairfield County Supervisor Tyrone Nelson. “The sky’s […]

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Schenectady dedicates Central Park basketball courts in honor of deceased alumnus

The city of Schenectady pays tribute to a model student-athlete who died too young. On what would have been Naylon Carrington’s 20th birthday, people gathered in Schenectady’s Central Park on Wednesday, where the basketball courts were dedicated in his honor. Carrington loved basketball and worked tirelessly to perfect his game. He died in a tragic […]

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Naylon Carrington memorialized on Central Park basketball courts – The Daily Gazette

SCHENECTADY — Every time Naylon Carrington heard the word “No,” he skirted it. Starting Wednesday, every time a kid goes to the basketball courts in Central Park, they’ll see the name “Nay” and fuss around it. Carrington would have turned 20 on Wednesday, but died in a car accident at the intersection of Union Street […]

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River Lions to ‘freshen up the mesh’ at Thorold basketball courts

McAdam Park, Winterberry Park and Port Robinson Park will all receive new Spalding meshes as part of the improved hoops initiative PRESS RELEASENIAGARA RIVER LIONS*************************The Niagara River Lions today announced a “Mesh Refresh” initiative in partnership with four Niagara Region municipalities, where River Lions team members and representatives from Thorold, St. Catharines, Welland and Niagara […]

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New Basketball Courts at Windiate Park in Flint Unveiled by FlintNOW Foundation

FLINT, MI – There’s a new premier basketball spot in town. Detroit Pistons owner Tom Gores’ FlintNOW Foundation, a private-sector charity that supports Flint residents, unveiled new basketball courts in Windiate Park at a June 19 event on Sunday, June 19. “I’ve always believed that the most effective solutions come from people on the ground, […]

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Sartell inaugurates basketball courts in memory of Tommy Bearson

(KNSI) — A groundbreaking ceremony for three new basketball courts was held in Pinecone Central Park on Thursday afternoon. The Tommy Bearson Foundation donated $150,000 to the project in honor of the 2014 Sartell High School graduate who was killed shortly after starting his freshman year at North Dakota State University. Tommy’s father, Greg, is […]

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New pickleball courts, repaved tennis and basketball courts unveiled in Riverhead Town Parks

The new pickleball courts at Veterans Memorial Park in Calverton were quickly put to use after Monday’s ribbon cutting. (Credit: Viola Flowers) When Jennifer Shotts and Michelle Hart arrived at Police Officers Memorial Park in Wading River early Monday afternoon to play tennis, they were pleasantly surprised at the condition of the court. “It was […]

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BREC seeks to supply pickleball to tennis and basketball courts

BREC seeks to supply pickleball to tennis and basketball courts Pickleball at BREC’s Greenwood Park. Photo by Collin Richie. By David Jacobs May 31, 2022 Pickleball, a relative parent of tennis and badminton, is perhaps the fastest growing sport in America, and it competes with tennis for participants and real estate. BREC […]

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BREC plans to offer pickleball on tennis and basketball courts

BREC Municipal Park (File photo) Pickleball, a close relative of tennis and badminton, is perhaps the fastest growing sport in America, and it competes with tennis for participants and real estate. BREC officials say the parks agency is working to meet demand in Baton Rouge at new and existing facilities. “We realize the tremendous popularity […]

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NBA to build 1,000 basketball courts and target Nigerian talent –

The National Basketball Association (NBA) of the United States plans to build 1,000 basketball courts in Nigeria in a bid to create a talent pool. Gbemisola Abudu, Vice President of NBA Africa and National Manager of NBA Nigeria, described the project as a blank slate that offers many benefits to the parties involved. According to […]

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Approved tennis and basketball courts | Quinte News

Belleville City Council has approved tenders for the construction of a basketball court at Tom Gavey Alemite Park and a lighted tennis court at Potters Creek Park. The city has not built an outdoor basketball court in over 20 years. However, the basketball court, costing $254,000, and the tennis court, costing $165,000, were well over […]

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Colorful new murals adorn the once dilapidated Colton basketball courts – San Bernardino Sun

It takes very little to organize a basketball game. A decent court with dueling rims, an orange and a handful of hoops does the trick. Grab one and good luck getting burned. Unless you are regulars at Elizabeth Davis Park in Colton. Basketball games are played on the renovated courts at Elizabeth Davis Park, featuring […]

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City, Bearson Foundation to create basketball courts

by Dennis Dalman [email protected] The memory of Tom Bearson lives on, with three basketball courts planned in his honor for Pinecone Central Park. Bearson, the son of Greg and Debbie Bearson, was a Sartell High School graduate and basketball star who was found murdered in Moorhead on September 20, 2014. At the time, he was […]

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Evangel University opens three new basketball courts

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. — Evangel University students now have two new places to get their basketball fix. The school opened three new outdoor basketball courts. Raelin Lakatos, a junior at the university, said it was something the university had needed for some time. “I remember my freshman year coming in and thinking I wish I had […]

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Slain NDSU student to be memorialized with basketball courts in his Minnesota hometown – InForum

SARTELL, Minn. – A North Dakota State University student whose mysterious 2014 death remains unsolved will be commemorated in a way directly related to his favorite hobby in his central Minnesota hometown. The nonprofit Tom Bearson Foundation and the city of Sartell will build three regulation high school basketball courts there in a city park […]

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The Tom Bearson Foundation dedicates funds to new basketball courts

SARTELL – The Tom Bearson Foundation is partnering with the City of Sartell to bring new equipment to Pinecone Central Park. the the organization committed $150,000 to install three full-size basketball sports courts, complete with six basketball hoops, seating and landscaping. Tom’s father Greg Bearson says he hopes the courts will become a welcoming place […]

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University of Lincoln grants JC Parks land for outdoor fitness center and basketball courts

A new outdoor fitness center and basketball courts are in store for The Linc. The University of Lincoln Board of Curators last week approved a proposal for the Jefferson City Department of Parks and Recreation to use land near The Linc to build two new basketball courts and a fitness center . Lincoln retains ownership […]

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Stadium basketball courts reopen with redesigned surface | Sports

Sports Minister Olivia ‘babsy’ Grange says the surface of the newly renovated basketball courts at Independence Park, which was officially opened at the National Arena on Tuesday, is specially designed to suit Jamaican culture outdoor basketball. Speaking at the opener, Grange noted that basketball is a sport usually played indoors on wooden surfaces, but in […]

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New London will use federal funds for basketball courts

NEW LONDON, CT – The city has announced that it will use federal funds from the American Recovery Act to replace “the existing dilapidated basketball courts in Fulton and Mercer Parks with brand new state-of-the-art courts.” , according to a press release. These fields will be of the same style as those recently replaced at […]

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Westside Park basketball courts are closed for improvements

Yellow tape and other temporary markings along the perimeter of the basketball courts at Westside Park, 1610 Second St. in Marble Falls. The courts are temporarily closed for renovation. Staff photo by Brigid Cooley The basketball courts at Westside Park, 1610 Second St. in Marble Falls, are closed for renovations, the city’s Parks and Recreation […]

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Community Profile: No time to take it easy – from basketball courts to Christmas lights and practice, Mike Picore is taking on a multitude of ways to give back to Glenwood Springs

Mike Picore stands on the pavement of the new Sayre Park basketball court.Chelsea Independent/Post Independent Sayre Park is a special place for many in Glenwood Springs, where basketball players young and old come to participate in the great tradition of basketball. And when the weather is warm enough, it’s hard for anyone driving down Grand […]

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Donations Still Accepted for West Branch Campus Outdoor Basketball Courts | News, Sports, Jobs

BELOIT — Construction of an outdoor basketball and volleyball court at West Branch High School will begin this month, thanks to support from local businesses and individuals. Community contributions – including the land donation from TC Energy with the help of Columbiana Gas – made this new court possible. Over the past few […]

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Parish Opens Two Basketball Courts – MissionNewswire

Salesian programs around the world focus on socio-sports education INDIA (MissionNewswire) Salesian Christ King Parish, located in Sonapahar, India, inaugurated two basketball courts on the parish grounds with the launch of the 2022 school year. Fr Sebastian Tirkey, Pastor, and Fr Pyndeilang Khongkhlad, Assistant Pastor, joined the Salesian community to celebrate. The event brought together […]

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Fundraising for Marshall Community Center Youth Programs and Basketball Courts | News

The George Washington Carver Community Center is gearing up for its Spring Fling Food & Flea Market event, scheduled for this Saturday, to raise money for the center’s summer youth program and basketball court repairs. The event will take place from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the Community Center, located at 2302 Holland St. […]

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Six people charged in fatal shooting near Lancaster basketball courts

LANCASTER, SC (WBTV) — Deputies have charged six people in a November 2021 shooting near a basketball court in Lancaster that left one dead and another injured. On Tuesday, November 23, 2021, at around 3 p.m., deputies said shots broke out from several gunmen on Pardue Circle near Palmetto Place Apartments in the city of […]

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Betting company set to renovate five basketball courts in Dar

The renovation of the Leaders Club basketball court was launched this weekend. Speaking during the day, Betway Tanzania Marketing Manager Calvin Mhina said the company, in conjunction with the Tanzania Basketball Federation (TBF), is renovating all public basketball courts into public sports centers aimed at to increase the value of basketball. He said to ensure […]

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National park basketball courts a slam dunk

Homegrown Newcastle basketball players will no longer need to fight for a court like the NBA playoffs with four new playing surfaces. Work has recently been completed on four additional basketball courts at the National Park on the corner of the park and Parry Streets in Newcastle. So there are now six new lands for […]

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Four new basketball courts open in Newcastle

Getting out to shoot hoops in Newcastle just got a whole lot easier after four new basketball courts were unveiled at the national park this morning. Joined by pupils from Newcastle High School, Lord Mayor Nuatali Nelmes opened the facility while the teenagers tested the courts. Located at the corner of National Park and Parry […]

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New basketball courts unveiled as multi-million dollar investment in national park continues

More than $10 million is being invested in upgrading facilities at Newcastle’s largest recreation reserve, with four new basketball courts, the latest project to be completed at the national park. Work to increase the number of basketball courts and continue the reactivation of the former tennis court site near the corner of National Park and […]

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Taylor Gym reopens basketball courts

Taylor Gym reopened its basketball courts on March 1 following the COVID Response Team’s announcement making masks optional in all Lehigh buildings. Besides a short time last fall, basketball courts have been closed since students were sent home in the spring of 2020. One of six basketball hoops at the Taylor Gym Basketball Center. The […]

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9-year-old child shot in the back at Tampa Robles Park basketball courts

TAMPA, FL – A 9-year-old boy with a lower back injury near Robles Park is in stable condition in hospital Wednesday morning. At 7:14 p.m. Tuesday, Tampa police were called to the Robles Park basketball courts at East Lake Drive and North Avon Avenue after a fight broke out between two teenagers on the basketball […]

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These home basketball courts are a Slam Dunk

Channel your inner Shaq in one of these home basketball courts. (Platinum Series Homes) March Madness is back and basketball fans couldn’t be more excited. Two years ago, the burgeoning pandemic canceled the beloved knockout tournament. And last year it came back, albeit in a limited capacity. We say hooray for madness – not to […]

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Collingwood Slam Dunk with new basketball courts

More children in Collingwood will be able to get involved in basketball thanks to an exciting partnership between the Andrews Labor Government and the National Basketball League. As part of the $70 million Big Housing Build project that will provide new social and affordable housing in Collingwood, a new full lot and an additional half […]

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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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12 Luxury Homes With Basketball Courts To Channel Your Inner LeBron – Robb Report

With the return of NCAA March Madness, the NBA season is in full swing and shows like HBO’s winning time on the screen, basketball is officially in the air. If all of this has you fired up, you can get more than your head in the game with these awesome home basketball gear. No matter […]

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A new legacy from Iron Studios!

Basketball court magician LeBron James receives a statue from Space Jam: A New Legacy by Iron Studios! Meticulously created to capture every little detail from his facial features and tattoos to his style and on-court movements, Iron Studios brings the basketball star statue, “LeBron James Art Scale 1/10 – Space Jam: A New Legacy”dressed in […]

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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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Strother Park basketball courts are being renovated

The City of Arroyo Grande and Arroyo Grande Public Art have teamed up with Project Backboard, local student Noah Pick, and local basketball entrepreneur Trevor Weiger to renovate the basketball court at Strother Park. Efforts began on Saturday March 12 with upgrades including resurfacing, painting and installing new rear panels and rims. The centerpiece of […]

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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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‘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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City faces pushback over plan to move Guilford basketball courts

GUILFORD, Conn. (WTNH) – The Guilford basketball courts have been located adjacent to the police compound for more than 20 years. Now the city wants to move them to a new location and set up a maintenance garage. It’s a very tough decision that makes economic sense, but some people are against it. There is […]

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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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3 facing trial for injuring teenager on basketball court

The shooting of a 17-year-old boy at basketball courts in Erie in September led investigators to charge two teenage boys and an adult woman with the crime. The three suspects now face trial after dropping their criminal cases in court on Wednesday. Evaunna I. Lasanta, 24, dropped charges of conspiracy to commit attempted homicide and […]

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Police: Senseless remarks lead to assault on Allegheny basketball courts | Local News

According to the school’s public safety department, when rumors of alleged trash escalated during a basketball game at Allegheny College last fall, a player was left with multiple broken bones. facials. Jahron Emanuel Momplaisir, 19, of Miami Gardens, Fla., will stand trial on two counts stemming from the Nov. 7 incident following a preliminary hearing […]

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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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Great to be back on the Mayo basketball courts!

Dayna Finn represented Ireland with distinction this year. PHOTO: SPORTS FILE Published: Sat, Jan 15, 2022, 3:30 PM by John Melvin BASKETBALL players, coaches, referees and, in particular, schools in Mayo breathed a sigh of relief when the sport was finally given the government’s green light to continue after a hiatus of more than 18 […]

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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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Peoria’s Trewyn Park works include new playground and basketball courts

A new playground, basketball courts and shelter are all part of a $600,000 plan to renovate Trewyn Park in South Peoria by the end of 2022. The Peoria City Council approved the plan in an 11-0 vote Tuesday night. The project still needs to be approved by the Peoria Park District Board of Directors on […]

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Senorise Perry Basketball Court Groundbreaking Ceremony Held

PRO: The Titans signed Senorise Perry in the 2020 offseason to add depth and special teams experience to the running back rotation. The former University of Louisville product made his mark in the NFL on special team coverage units and as a kickoff returner. The 6-foot, 210-pound player entered the NFL as a rookie free […]

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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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Scott Rabalais: Football-mad LSU rediscovers success on the basketball courts | USL

As the Kentucky Wildcats experienced the rare and exhilarating rush to hammer LSU’s football jam in October, some of their Commonwealth Stadium fans picked a friend of mine from the stands in his LSU gear. As the UK fans listened to my friend, he stopped them in their tracks saying, “Just wait for basketball season.” […]

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Gadag public schools will soon have football pitches, basketball courts in sports infrastructure makeover – Edexlive

Representative image (Photo: Express) Soon, children studying in public schools in Gadag district will be able to play games of their choice and interests, as Zilla Panchayat officials have decided to develop these playgrounds into more successful playgrounds. . The grounds will have an athletics track, soccer field, basketball court and other necessary sports equipment […]

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Westford Girls’ Basketball Courts Return – Lowell Sun

WESTFORD – The message was pretty clear, “We’re back, baby! On Friday afternoon, those words came from three veteran players of the Westford Academy women’s basketball team, Carly Davey, Abby Chambers and Kate Barnes. Like the rest of their teammates, they were on the gym floor, working out exercises with sweat streaming down their faces. […]

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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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DODEA-Europe’s eyes return to the basketball courts and wrestling mats

AFNORTH Lions celebrate after winning the title of the DODEA-Europe Division III volleyball tournament on Saturday October 30, 2021 in Kaiserslautern, Germany. Volleyball was the only fall sport played indoors, but basketball, wrestling and marksmanship are all on the program for the winter season. (Kent Harris / Stars and Stripes) A successful fall season of […]

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Revisiting the basketball courts of ‘White Men Can’t Jump’

This story is part of Image issue 6, “Energy,” an exploration of what sporting style looks like in the City of Champions. See the full package here. As legend has it on the Venice Beach courts, Michael Jordan was once taken to the hole by a local construction consultant / roofer / father of one […]

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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 donates to renovate basketball courts in West Las Vegas – KLAS

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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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Brotherhood Park basketball courts to reopen in Watervliet – troyrecord

WATERVLIET, NY – Last summer the town of Watervliet made the decision to remove the basketball hoops from Brotherhood Park. This decision was made because of the bullying of young children; disrespect and intimidation of parents and grandparents of young children; colloquial language; a lack of respect for authority; physical confrontations and threats of weapons […]

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Darien celebrates opening of new pickleball and refurbished basketball courts

DARIEN – Residents now have new or improved recreational offerings to enjoy in town. The city recently held a dedication ceremony for the four new pickleball courts at Cherry Lawn Park. Pickleball has become one of the fastest growing recreational activities in Darien, particularly since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic. The Parks and Recreation […]

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Darien holds ribbon cut for new pickleball and basketball courts

DARIEN, CT – Four new pickleball courts and a new basketball court at Cherry Lawn Park in Darien were officially unveiled to the public during a groundbreaking ceremony Sunday afternoon. According to Parks and Recreation Program Supervisor Jami Gore, a single tennis court in the park has recently been transformed into four pickleball courts due […]

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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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Syracuse Nation’s No.1 junior basketball as recruiting giants pursue

A blue-blooded school already has a ton of buzz for five-star point guard DJ Wagner 2023, at least according to some recruiting insiders, but the nation’s No.1 consensus continues to track its recruiting process, with the basketball of Syracuse and others. in pursuit. Schools recruiting Wagner aside from this Kentucky blue-blooded monster include Orange, Villanova, […]

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Plante promises more basketball courts, but no money for Montreal NBA team

Breadcrumb Links News Local news The outgoing mayor announced Thursday that in the event of re-election, her administration would transform 15 vacant lots into sports fields. Author of the article: Brendan Kelly • Montreal Gazette Release date : October 15, 2021 • October 15, 2021 • 3 minutes to read • Join the conversation “We […]

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New pickleball and basketball courts to be unveiled at Darien Park

DARIEN, CT – The city will officially unveil four new pickleball courts and a new basketball court at Cherry Lawn Park in Darien this weekend. According to Parks and Recreation Program Supervisor Jami Gore, a single tennis court in the park has recently been transformed into four pickleball courts due to the sport’s growing popularity […]

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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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Giants Of Africa Set To Unveil Donated Basketball Courts In Nigeria

Giants of Africa, the foundation dedicated to enriching the lives of African youth through sport, and Masai Ujiri, Vice President and President of the Toronto Raptors and Founder of Giants of Africa, announced today, the 7 October 2021, that they will unveil four new court basketballs during Ujiri’s visit to Nigeria later this month. Ujiri […]

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Graphic design helps UK basketball courts bounce back

Basketball is more popular than ever in the UK, but remains underfunded. Could graphics provide an answer? Through Henri wong October 6, 2021 10h52 October 7, 2021 12:08 “A basketball court is a blank canvas,” says Gareth Roberts. “As long as the lines are there, you can do just about anything.” Roberts is a basketball […]

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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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Four new community basketball courts are coming to Malton — Modern Mississauga Media

The redevelopment of Paul Coffey Park was part of the City’s 2019 Parks and Forests Master Plan, which focused on park growth, connection and development. “The new courts are just the tip of the iceberg for Paul Coffey Park – there are many more to come,” said Jodi Robillos, Acting Commissioner, Community Services. “New tennis […]

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Four new basketball courts are coming to Mississauga – City of Mississauga

September 27, 2021 On Saturday, September 25, the City of Mississauga and the Nav Bhatia Superfan Foundation unveiled four new basketball courts located at Paul Coffey Park in Malton. “The addition of these courts brings something special to the Malton community and to Mississauga as a whole. Basketball fans from across the city will […]

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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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New basketball courts approved for Lakeside Park – Nelson Star

Alley-oops, treys and dunks are coming to Lakeside Park. The city council has approved a plan by the Nelson Hoops Association to build a new basketball court in the park next to the tennis courts. The land was recommended by staff and enthusiastically received by council on Tuesday, which also agreed to provide an in-kind […]

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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 Dončić and 2K Foundations renovated two basketball courts in Ljubljana, Slovenia

Luka Dončić and 2K Foundations, “the philanthropic arm of 2K that supports and inspires underserved communities”, worked together to renovate two courts in Dončić’s hometown of Ljubljana, Slovenia. The renovations include new seating and lighting as well as artwork designed by Dončić. A local artist, chosen by Dončić – Nejc Prah – brought the design […]

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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 partners with 2K Foundations to renovate children’s basketball courts in Slovenia

Dallas Mavericks star Luka Doncic is spending his offseason giving back by renovating his local basketball courts in Ljubljana, Slovenia. “It’s a very exciting day for me. I have good memories of my childhood in Ljubljana. These are the grounds of my childhood where I learned and practiced the game,” said Doncic. “It is an […]

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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 […]