Category - Behind The Scenes

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Team USA Mini-Camp 2015: Day 02
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Team USA Mini-Camp 2015: Sneakers
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Team USA Mini-Camp 2015: Day 01
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Drew League 2015: Week 12 – Semi-Finals (Sat)
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John Wall explains meaning of tattoos with Red Bull
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The Cassy Athena Collection
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Thru The Lens: The Golden Footage (Harrison Barnes training with Jerry West)
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Nick Young plays in local summer league
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Dorell “DJ Uno” Wright hosts day party
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BET Weekend hosts Celebrity Basketball Game

Team USA Mini-Camp 2015: Day 02

DDay 02 of Team USA did not disappoint – the practice was cut short to 1 hour, but LeBron James came to be apart of the action. Check out the photo gallery below!

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Team USA Mini-Camp 2015: Sneakers

TThe excitement of seeing which players will be participating in team USA is a big deal – but there is another world that looks for something more than just the players. The sneaker world looks forward to seeing all of the player exclusive shoes that the guys wear. This year did not disappoint, with the first look at the Curry Two, another colorway of the Kyrie 1, Custom versions for John Wall, Chris Paul and Carmelo Anthony – as well as some other player exclusives you have to check out below!

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Team USA Mini-Camp 2015: Day 01

DDay 01 for the Team USA Mini-Camp kicked off at UNLV in Las Vegas, NV. With it being the year before the olympics, the anticipation of who will show up has been running throughout the headlines! Everyone that was listed on the roster was in attendance, with the exception of LeBron James and Paul George. The workouts were open to the media, so we got to capture a lot of really cool content. Check out the photo gallery below!

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Drew League 2015: Week 12 – Semi-Finals (Sat)

SSaturday’s Drew League was one of the most exciting days of the summer! It was packed full of all kinds of stars – Andre Drummond, Stanley Johnson, Klay Thompson, James Harden, Nick Young, Jordan Hamilton, Quincy Miller, Eric Moreland, Dorell Wright and more! Check out the photos below

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John Wall explains meaning of tattoos with Red Bull

RRed Bull did a piece on NBA Star John Wall to talk about the meaning and importance of his tattoos. They filmed throughout the day at his summer house in Los Angeles. John even brought out his tattoo artist, Randy, to show the process and tattoo him while the cameras were rolling. Check out all the great pictures below, as well as the article that Red Bulletin posted with my photos!

John Wall shares a day in his life with Red Bull, in Beverly Hills, CA, USA, on 29 June, 2015.

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The Cassy Athena Collection

II recently held my first gallery to showcase my photography! The event took place the day before the ESPYS and it was a great turnout. The venue that hosted the gallery was Neo 39 in Old Town Pasadena, it was an underground space that they recently built but hasn’t been open to the public yet.

The space included 37 of my photos – ranging from sports to music to lifestyle. Featured pictures included Paul George, Pooch Hall, Andre Drummond, Jeron Johnson, Trevor Jackson, Kyrie Irving, Stephen Curry, James Harden, The Game and more…

 

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It was such a beautifully organized event – with everything from a Red Carpet, Catering, The Dodgers DJ, Our sponsors Neo 39, Brees Cakes, Silky Socks, Toast Vodka, Dale Energy, Body Armour, Deuce Brand, as well as amazing photographers & videographers to capture everything. I had such an amazing time! BIG Thank you to Dominique/CMPR-inc for putting this together last minute and believing in me to pull everything together. Thanks to Nick Young for also signing a pair of Foamposite’s to auction off to Charity for Union Station.

Special guests included Andre Drummond, Cortez Bryant, Don Benjamin, Quincy Miller, Isaiah Austin, Craig Smith, Omar Bolden, Jeron Johnson, Duke Ihenacho, Jonathan Dowling, Marvin Cortes, Brittney Elena, E.B. Wright and more…

Check out the Photos and Videos from the event!!

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Thru The Lens: The Golden Footage (Harrison Barnes training with Jerry West)

TThe Golden State Warriors are coming off a phenomenal season, winning their first NBA championship title in 40 years. Last summer I spent time with Harrison Barnes as he trained to prepare for the upcoming season. One of the highlights from our time together was filming a workout in Los Angeles. In the middle of filming, NBA Legend, Jerry West, came through to the gym and was giving Harrison pointers and advice about life and the game of basketball. It was one of the coolest days I’ve ever captured on film and now I finally have the opportunity to share this with everyone! Check out this extremely rare footage, exclusively on Thru The Lens!

Nick Young plays in local summer league

WWhen you think about summer basketball leagues, names like the Drew League, Chi League, Seattle Pro Am, AEBL and Goodman league come to mind. These are the top leagues in the nation – but there are also hundreds of smaller leagues and tournaments going on year round. I stopped by a small church league in Los Angeles to snap some pictures and Nick Young ended up coming by to play. Always nice to see good competition all over! Check out the photos below

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Dorell “DJ Uno” Wright hosts day party

NNBA player Dorell Wright recently celebrated his younger brother, Delon Wright, getting drafted #20 to the Toronto Raptors. They celebrated over the weekend at a day party with friends and family. Dorell has ventured off into other areas outside of basketball – including his clothing line, Scrapes and Gravel, as well as Charity work (DWrightWay Foundation). This time around, he showed that he is a DJ as well – “DJ Uno” took the spotlight at the day party to show off his skills! It was pretty fun! Check out the photos below

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BET Weekend hosts Celebrity Basketball Game

IIf anyone made it out last year to the BET Celebrity Game, they know what a great turn out it was – as well as a good game! (Went into overtime!) This year did not disappoint. The star-studded event included everyone from Chris Brown, Trevor Jackson, Snoop Dogg, The Game, Tyga, Meek Mill, Floyd Mayweather, Nicki Minaj, 2 Chainz and more. John Wall and Big Boy were the celebrity coaches for the game. French player/dunker, Guy Dupuy, won MVP of the game! Check out the awesome action shots below!

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