Dennis Grove and his cat Izzy - an internet sensation - are ready for a new Sixers season.
Tasheed Carr and Charles Jones, molded by their Southwest Philly roots, are trying to build something that started with their own basketball dreams.
Now 73, he has been in the basketball business for his entire adult life.
Philadelphia Youth Basketball is working to get a $25 million facility up just off Roosevelt Boulevard.
The Duke-bound Westtown School senior traveled the globe because of his effervescent basketball talents.
The John Wanamaker Awards had a Temple flair, with the former Owls hoops coaches taking center stage.
The former Cardinal O'Hara and St. Joseph's star has a voice now heard around her league.
The former Chester High and Saint Joseph's star is reaching different kinds of heights now in the NBA. Nobody his size is as old.
Mornings at Chew playground offered a throwback basketball experience and invaluable lessons on toughness in the urban game.
For 12 years, the Danny Rumph Classic has produced basketball moments to honor a Philadelphia player who died at 21.
The league is finishing its 16th summer, with most of the top talent in Philly passing through.
Chelse Hall, the "female Sonny Hill" drawing inspiration from the darkest time in her life, has a little hoops empire up and running.
With his web site, camps and now a scouting service, Josh Verlin has made an impact in local hoops.
"When they said Ice Cube and A.I. on the marquee … he's on the marquee as the headliner.''