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Lincoln Square »

President Obama Shoots Hoops With NBA 'Dream Team'

President Obama was joined by NBA legends, including Michael Jordan, at a campaign fundraiser.

Upper East Side »

Obama to Join Michael Jordan for Star-Studded Basketball Fundraiser

President Barack Obama will be back in New York Wednesday for a star-studded basketball event.

New York City »

Free Exercise in New York City

You don't have to spend a fortune on fancy gyms to get in a good workout in New York.

Brooklyn »

For Better or Worse, Barclays is Becoming a Brooklyn Fixture

To many Brooklyn residents, Barclays is hurting their neighborhood. But to others, it's helping.

Central Harlem »

Rucker Park Tournament Restarts With Increased Police Presence

The Entertainer's Basketball Classic restarted after a shooting left five people wounded last week.

Hell's Kitchen & Clinton »

Teens Fight Proposal To Cut Basketball Court From Hell's Kitchen Park

Local kids were surprised to hear of requests to cut the court from Ramon Aponte Park.

Morrisania »

4-Year-Old Boy Shot and Killed in Bronx Playground

Lloyd Morgan, 4, was killed by a stray bullet during a memorial basketball game at 735 E. 165th St.

Morris Heights »

Man Killed After Fight on Bronx Basketball Court

Tashawn Murray, 22, was shot and killed by a group of men at a Bronx basketball court, cops said.

Lower East Side »

Nike Summer Basketball Court on LES Boxes Out Locals, Residents Say

Noise and the loss of public space angered many locals who have been locked out of the area.

New York City »

Jason Kidd to Sign with Knicks as Jeremy Lin Fields Offer from Rockets

The Knicks are expected to match the Rockets' four-year, $28.9M offer to retain the young phenom.

Melrose »

Police Hunting Gunman Who Shot Man on Bronx Basketball Court

The 21-year-old victim was injured when a bullet hit him in the knee Sunday, police said.

Lower East Side »

Steve Nash's Showdown Draws Soccer, NBA Stars to the Lower East Side

The Steve Nash Foundation Showdown, an eight-a-side celebrity soccer match, returned to the neighborhood.

Greenwich Village »

Knicks Stars Warn Bikers and Pedestrians to Travel Safely

Knicks star Larry Johnson joined the city's "Heads Up" safety campaign.

Fort Greene »

Ft. Greene Park's Different Closing Times Prompt Discrimination Fears

Fort Greene Park has two different closing times at entrances near public housing and private homes.

Central Harlem »

Hundreds Mourn Young Father Gunned Down on Harlem Basketball Court

Ackeem Green, 25, was shot to death on a Harlem basketball court earlier this month.