TAG: Drew League

Playground / Sep 12, 2013 / 9:30 pm

Video: Summer League Basketball In Atlanta


New York City has Rucker Park and Dyckman Park, Los Angeles has the Drew League and Washington D.C. has the Goodman League. But Atlanta? They have the Atlanta Entertainment Basketball League, and some participants think it deserves a spot alongside the more famous courts and summer leagues mentioned. Read More »

GIFs, NBA, Video / Aug 21, 2013 / 10:22 am

Kobe Bryant Watches Hank’s Blazers Win the Drew League Championship Over The Kings of LA


The Drew League final betwen Hank’s Blazers and The Kings of LA brought forth the real King of LA, Kobe Bryant. With the Mamba looking on, Frank Robinson and Malcolm Thomas lead Hank’s Blazers to their first Drew League title since 2009. Read More »

GIFs, Video / Aug 20, 2013 / 10:18 am

Kings of LA Beat Hanks’ A-1 All-Stars In Drew League Semifinals; Mike Taylor Ejected For Slapping Brandon Jennings


The Drew League held their semifinal contests last night and it got heated. Brandon Jennings‘ A-1 All-Stars took on the Kings of LA and D-Leaguer Mike Taylor got into it with Jennings, eventually getting ejected for slapping him in the face. Read More »

Video / Aug 16, 2013 / 12:15 pm

Video: Kings Of LA Defeat Stephon Marbury’s Hard Times In Drew League Playoffs


The summer is winding down, with more than half of August in the past, so that means the Drew League playoffs are here. A playoff battle was waged last night between Stephon Marbury of Hard Times and The Kings of LA. Read More »

NBA / Aug 12, 2013 / 11:17 am

LAUNFD Beats Top Prospects & Jordan Crawford In Next Step For Fourth Drew League Championship


Team LAUNFD features a hodgepodge of former and current NBA players, Marcus Williams and Taj Gibson, and Bobby Brown of the Chinese Basketball Association (CBA). But they play well together and they just got one step closer to their fourth consecutive Drew League championship by beating the Top Prospects team with Jordan Crawford. Read More »

NBA, Video / Aug 5, 2013 / 10:25 am

Nick Young Dunked On By Dijon Thompson at Drew League


During Nick Young‘s 35-point night against Jordan Crawford at Drew League this past weekend, it wasn’t all dunks and bombs from beyond the arc for the new Lakers guard. At one point he found himself back as the lone defender when former NBA player Dijon Thompson decided to go for the rim. Rather than jump to block the shot—something you can see Swaggy P contemplating—he elects to give Thompson the free bucket. Read More »

NBA, Video / Aug 4, 2013 / 2:06 pm

Nick Young & Jordan Crawford Clash At Drew League (Gifs)


The Los Angeles-based Drew League has been satiating LA fans in withdrawal over the off-season. Earlier this weekend the new Lakers addition, Nick Young, and Jordan Crawford of the Celtics, battled it out as the Drew League playoffs near and the dog days of August roll on. Read More »

Playground, Video / Jul 29, 2013 / 10:45 am

Kevin Durant Is Too Nasty; Drops 35 Easy Points At The Drew League

Kevin Durant

Kevin Durant has always been a big-time summer player, taking over courts wherever he plays. The Drew League might not be as home to him as the Goodman League is, but he still looks pretty comfortable dropping 35 points and 17 boards (including one incredible dunk we already showed you) while rocking the new Nike KD VI. Read More »

Playground, Video / Jul 29, 2013 / 10:15 am

JaVale McGee Destroyed The Rims At The Drew League This Weekend

JaVale McGee

You’ve probably already heard this, but JaVale McGee is a freak. He destroyed the rims at the Drew League this weekend, and made it look easy. The Nuggets big man even caught a lob off the glass where it looked like he reached all the way back to Denver to get it. Read More »

NBA, Video / Jul 28, 2013 / 8:56 pm

Davon Jefferson Stars In A New Poster With This Drew League Dunk Over A Hapless Defender


Davon Jefferson has bounced around the European league’s since going undrafted in 2008. But the Los Angeles crowd at Drew League certainly remembers the former USC standout now. After failing to land an NBA contract in 2008, Jefferson played in Israel and France before landing in Russia. He was named the PBL (Russian league) MVP in 2011. This past year, Russian club team BC Enisey enjoyed his services, but not as much as the Drew League crowd enjoyed this dunk right in his defender’s face. Read More »