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Claremont »

Sinkhole Mars Bronx Basketball Court But City Has No Timeline for Repair

There's no timeline for fixing the sinkhole-marred Grant Park basketball court, Parks officials said.

Bed-Stuy »

Basketball Tournament in Bed-Stuy Enters 35th Year of Helping Preteens

The Kevin Bushell Bed-Stuy Pre-Teen Basketball Classic is held every summer in the P.S. 305 playground.

Brooklyn Heights »

Beach, Playground and Basketball Courts Open at Brooklyn Bridge Park

Piers 2 and 4 officially opened Thursday afternoon in the parks near Brooklyn Heights.

Brooklyn Heights »

Bocce and Shuffleboard Coming to Pier 2 This Week

Piers 2 and 4 of Brooklyn Bridge Park will officially open on May 22.

Morrisania »

Founder of Bronx Athletic League Looking to Take Program Citywide

Abdul "Sleep" Johnson hopes to expand C-Ball throughout New York City by next year.

West Harlem »

Second Man Sentenced in Murder of Tayshana 'Chicken' Murphy

Robert Cartagena, 23, was sentenced to 25 years to life in prison.

Upper West Side »

Fundraiser Honors Boy Killed by Cab with Basketball Camp Scholarships

The first fundraiser for Cooper Stock's fund will be held at Soul Cycle this May. 

Astoria »

Filmmakers Look for Community Assist to Fund 'Astoria Park' Hoops Film

The fundraiser for the film, set on an Astoria basketball court, will engage local the arts community.

West Harlem »

Second Man Convicted of Murder in Death of Tayshana 'Chicken' Murphy

Robert Cartagena, 23, faces up to 25 years to life in prison for killing Harlem basketball star.

Upper West Side »

Basketball's African-American Forefathers Take Center Court in Exhibit

A NY-Historical Society exhibit celebrates African-American basketball teams that predated the NBA.

Red Hook »

Red Hook Transfer School's Cheerleading Team Is Only for the 'Tough'

South Brooklyn Community High School started its first official cheerleading squad last fall.

Upper West Side »

Exhibit on All-Black Basketball Teams Offers Scholarship Contest

The New York Historical Society is offering its first scholarship challenge to go with its new exhibit.

Upper East Side »

10,000-Square-Foot Kids' Basketball Facility Opens on UES

Fastbreak Sports offers kids a chance to use the same tools as professionals.

Grasmere »

Staten Island Basketball Team Struggles to Raise Rent for Gym

The Staten Island Vipers are trying to raise money to rent a gym for their third season.

Bed-Stuy »

Youth Fitness Program Teaches Health Lessons Through Basketball in Bed-Stuy

The Youth Fitness Ambassador Program teaches kids ages 5 to 15 exercise and healthy eating.

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