Monthly Archives: July 2014

SUMMER LEAGUE

It’s Tuesday night, July 29. I am sitting alone and thinking back to the days of the summer league in the boys schoolyard. The time is 6:45 and right about now the first game would be getting underway. When I … Continue reading

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UP AGAINST THE WALL MOTHERFUGGER

Came across a story about Spider-Man getting arrested in Manhattan. Not Peter Parker? Nah, there’s some cat going around Times Square dressed like Spider Man. The fuzz had enough. Seems like it’s not too kosher. http://www.nydailynews.com/new-york/nyc-crime/man-dressed-spider-man-punches-nypd-times-square-article-1.1881561 Funny thing is a … Continue reading

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HAPPY BIRTHDAY JACK KELLY

Wanted to wish one of the good guys from the neighborhood a Happy Birthday! Hope all is well my friend. -Red Hoops135@hotmail.com

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WHO YA LIKE?

July 25. Two guys hanging out on the corner of Windsor Place and Ninth Avenue. It’s a little after eight in the morning.  Rob: Who ya like tonight? Billy: Yankees. Rob: You think they can beat Toronto? Billy: Yeah man, … Continue reading

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MY PAVED PARADISE

ESPN took some time to research a topic that is dear to my heart. I’ve spoken about it here on the blog in the past and have discussed it with my coaching peers. Outdoor basketball; do kids play outside anymore? … Continue reading

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CLOWINING AROUND

Did you hear about the clown spotted in Green-Wood Cemetery? No, serious, this is not a joke (no pun intended) Check it out. SMH… Here’s a video clip.    

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THE OLD KEY FOOD/BOHACK

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