Original Article: AthleticBusiness.com By: Emily Attwood Managing Editor of Athletic Business. After the September shooting of 13 people at a southside park in Chicago, the cry rose again: get basketball out of the parks. From gang violence and drug use to littering and foul language, park basketball courts have been hailed as a nuisance in many communities over the years, prompting residents to …
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Each week through the end of August, ESPNHS will take an inside look at some of the nation’s most well-known streetball courts leading up to the 2010 Boost Mobile Elite 24, to be played in Venice Beach, Calif., on Aug. 28. Next week, we visit Fonde Rec Center in Houston.