Hoop Stories by Local Hoops

Hoop Story #019: Brandon Adams, Game 7 Marketing

Hoop Story #019: Brandon Adams, Game 7 Marketing

Now my first experience with competitive hoops didn’t come until I started playing Biddy Basketball with Milbank. I g... more

Hoop Story #018: Trevor Harris, Founder of Northeast Basketball Club

Hoop Story #018: Trevor Harris, Founder of Northeast Basketball Club

My advice to athletes during quarantine would be to not only work hard but work smart. Create a regiment and schedule... more

Hoop Story #017: Sadat Kinley, Jordan Sports Marketing

Hoop Story #017: Sadat Kinley, Jordan Sports Marketing

I'll end this interview by saying I credit most of my success in the industry to staying true to my passion for baske... more

Hoop Story #016: Johnie Izquierdo, Sports Photographer

Hoop Story #016: Johnie Izquierdo, Sports Photographer

Times are tough for all, so finding inspiration has been tough. I have had the opportunity to create a really powerfu... more

Hoop Story #015: Mckinley Nelson, Founder Project sWish Chicago

Hoop Story #015: Mckinley Nelson, Founder Project sWish Chicago

We set up shop in all the worst neighborhoods in Chicago where rates of crime are highest, to get guys off the street... more

Hoop Story #014: Michael Thorpe, Artist

Hoop Story #014: Michael Thorpe, Artist

I really want to be a painter but everybody I know is a painter. So basically I use fabric and thread as my paint. I ... more