Charlie Scott, Harlem native and Rucker Park legend, inducted into Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame

The NY Daily News reports that Charlie Scott’s journey into history went down Tobacco Road but it started in Rucker Park. The Harlem Love connection:

New Boss Wants To Bring NBA Players Back To Rucker Park In Harlem

There’s a new sheriff in Harlem looking to rejuvenate the Entertainers Basketball Classic at famed Rucker Park — Cordell Marius (pictured above right). The Harlem Love connection:

Assemblyman Keith Wright Rucker Park Square Proclamation

Harlem State Assemblyman Keith L.T.Wright proclamation at the Rucker Professionals Hall of Fame that city land around Rucker Park is now known as Rucker Park Square in attendance Bob McCollough Continue Reading →

The SummerStage Festival 2017 At Marcus Garvey Park In Harlem

Join City Parks Foundation’s SummerStage festival heads to Marcus Garvey Park this week (schedule below) and next week, for the 25th Anniversary of the Charlie Parker Jazz Festival. The Harlem Continue Reading →

2nd Annual Cal Ramsey Awards At The BasketBall Awards At Clyde Frazier’s

The perfect tip-off to the upcoming season, the Cal Ramsey Awards 2018 honor those who have used basketball to make New York a better place. The Harlem Love connection:

Special: In Memory Of Harlem’s Greg Marius On The Danny Tisdale Show (Audio)

Listen to a special conversation honoring Harlem’s Greg Marius with guest Clyde Frazier Sr., and Danny Tisdale host of the best show in Harlem, The Danny Tisdale Show after Marius’s homecoming at the Apollo Theater. Continue Reading →