Sonny Vaccaro, the “Godfather” of basketball sneaker culture, was involved in some of the most profitable sneaker deals in history, including signing Jordan to Nike in 1984. He has worked for Nike, ADIDAS, and Reebok. But this is not about his impact on sneaker culture, this is about his creation of grassroots basketball and the steady decline that it has been on. “Teams play game after game after game, sometimes winning or…
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* Unsurprisingly, the most populated state in the nation is also the birthplace for the most NBA players. There’s 58 […]Introduction
INTRODUCTION Arizona Grassroots is designed to help build and encourage student-athletes of all ages to develop their full academic and […]