TAG: Battle of the Boroughs

Playground / Jun 5, 2012 / 5:15 pm

Tonight In NYC: Nike’s Battle Of The Boroughs 2012 Tryouts

Nike Battle of the Boroughs

Do you have game? New York City is home to some of the greatest amateur basketball talent in the world, and Nike is calling for you to come out and rep your hood, your block, your home, your borough. The best high school players from Brooklyn, Harlem, Queens, and the Bronx – all coached throughout the summer by an iconic leader from it’s borough’s basketball community – will duke it out for the title of best in the city. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Aug 15, 2011 / 4:00 pm

Nike Battle Of The Boroughs Kicks

Nike Battle Of The Boroughs

After an inaugural run that went extremely well, Nike Basketball has brought back the Battle of the Boroughs for a second straight year. With the same mission as last summer, the goal is to ignite a rivalry that is at the core of NYC’s hoop culture and provide a platform to showcase some of the city’s top high school talent. Streetball legends from the Bronx, Brooklyn, Queens, and Harlem all assembled a team comprised of the top ballplayers from their respective boroughs, and here are the kicks that they’ll each be wearing: Read More »