Gunnin for that #1 spot

Directer Adam Yauch aka MCA of the Beastie boys follows the top NBA recruits as they display their skills at the holy shrine of streetball tournaments – the Rucker Tournament in Harlem, NYC. Conceived in the 1940’s the Rucker tournament is considered to be one of the best non NBA basketball experiences, appealing to those who love the theatrics of streetball. It’s credibility is undisputed as almost all of the up and coming NBA stars have played in the tournament – including Kobe Bryant and Vince Carter to name a few. The true stars of the Rucker tournament however are the unknown streetballers who often outshine their NBA counterparts and the raucous fans.

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~ by rshabazz on July 2, 2008.

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