Category - Basketball

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40th Anniversary of McDonald’s All American games
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McDonald’s All American: Media Day
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McDonald’s All American: Practice
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McDonald’s All American: Jam Fest
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McDonald’s All American: Practice
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Exclusive interview with Isaiah Austin – finally cleared to play basketball!
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Limited Edition Under Armour Pursuit kit
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Thru The Lens: (INTERVIEW) The City Of Dreams – Chris McCullough
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Thru The Lens: (Behind the Scenes) Ball is Life All American Game 2016
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Thru The Lens: (INTERVIEW): Hangin’ with Superman – Dwight Howard

40th Anniversary of McDonald’s All American games

CChicago hosted the 40 year anniversary of the infamous McDonald’s All American games. With 2017 being one of the more impressive classes, I had to check out the games for the first time. I’ve been following a lot of these guys their entire high school careers so it was exciting to see how far they have come! With jaw dropping highlights from the West and East teams, the game was non stop excitement. The West won the game, with Michael Porter Jr. winning the MVP. Check out the photos from the game!

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Exclusive interview with Isaiah Austin – finally cleared to play basketball!

IIsaiah Austin has had one of the most interesting journeys to playing pro basketball. From a retina tear in middle school that ultimately left him blind in his right eye, to being the #3 High School player in the nation, to a shoulder injury after his freshman year to being diagnosed with Marfan Syndrome just says before the 2014 NBA Draft.

It’s been a little over two years since that diagnosis that has kept him from playing professional sports. After close monitoring, his doctor has cleared him to play the game he loves once again.

Isaiah is breaking this news exclusively with Cassy Athena and Thru The Lens!

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Limited Edition Under Armour Pursuit kit

UUnder Armour has recently launched their UA Pursuit collection and today they sent me a really awesome package! It was numbered 33 of 150 in a vintage metal case. Inside included a set of bluetooth JBL headphones, black and blue jacket with matching cargo pants, as well as sneakers from the new collection. Check out the photos below!

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Thru The Lens: (INTERVIEW) The City Of Dreams – Chris McCullough

NNBA Rookie Chris McCullough had an unfortunate turn of events when he tore his ACL during his freshmen year at Syracuse. Being a top ranked player in high school, he continued to enter his name in the 2015 NBA Draft and was drafted in the 1st round to the Brooklyn Nets. The Bronx native is the first player from New York to join the Brooklyn Nets. Follow his journey as he shows an exclusive look at his workouts at the Nets practice facility, along with a trip up north to Washington Heights to watch the infamous Dyckman league!

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Thru The Lens: (Behind the Scenes) Ball is Life All American Game 2016

EEvery year Ballislife puts on a All-American game with the top high-school players in the country. This year I followed the guys around for a couple days to capture some pictures and video! Check out never-before seen side of your favorite high school talent!

Check out the full BallisLife highlights here

Thanks to Rheina Ale

Music by Dame Taylor

Thru The Lens: (INTERVIEW): Hangin’ with Superman – Dwight Howard

IIn Episode 5, Dwight Howard (Houston Rockets) visits Portland on a road trip during the season. He stops at a Juvenile detention center to talk and encourage the kids. Dwight also opens up about his back surgery, his response to being called “Soft” for smiling too much and shows his overall love of life and basketball.

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