Elgin Baylor Turns 80: Father (Hang) Time

Here’s another recognition of Elgin Baylor of N.E. D.C.

http://hangtime.blogs.nba.com/2014/09/16/happy-80th-elgin-baylor/

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Happ 80th Birthday Elgin Baylor

D.C. native and Spingarn High alum Elgin Baylor turns 80 years old:

http://probasketballtalk.nbcsports.com/2014/09/16/hall-of-famer-elgin-baylor-turned-80-today-enjoy-some-highlights/

http://www.nba.com/video/channels/nba_tv/2014/09/17/20140916-gt-elgin-baylor-80th-birthday-tribute.nba/

Happy Birthday to the man whose moves shaped the current game.

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Coach Joe Gallagher Dies

Longtime St. John’s College High School basketball and football Coach Joe Gallagher died. He was 93. Coach was a local product, a GWU basketball captain, and was instrumental in shaping the careers of Coach Morgan Wooten, Scotty Glacken, Jay Calabrese, Tim Brant, Collis Jones, Butch Ellis, Kevin Stinnett, Mike Kruczek, Grayson Marshall, and helped steer Dave Bing to Syracuse.

http://www.washingtonpost.com/sports/highschools/joe-gallagher-st-johns-basketball-coaching-legend-dies-at-93/2014/09/16/1fd195f6-3dbe-11e4-9587-5dafd96295f0_story.html

Long live Coach Joe Gallagher, who won more combined football and basketball games than any high school coach in the U.S.

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Ray Carci Named DC Basketball Board Member

Former Bladensburg H.S. player and longtime South Carolina Special Olympics VP Ray Carci was named to the Board of Directors of the DC Basketball Institute. Carci attended the University of Maryland, and has worked with Special Olympics in The Palmetto State for 17 years. Prior to that, he was involved with the Olympic Committee and the Georgia Dome for the 1996 Atlanta Games, and was in charter jet sales. His experience in major gifts and donations, will be an asset to DC Basketball.
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There is No Stopping Trey Kelley

Here is an article on former Dunbar High star Tre Kelley:

http://www.basketballinsiders.com/18-years-of-pain-for-tre-kelley-and-no-stopping-now/

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Curtis Malone: Hero or Villian?

Article on AAU basketball figure Curtis Malone:

http://www.si.com/college-basketball/2014/08/20/curtis-malone-aau-basketball-drug-arrest

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The DMV is Basketball’s Biggest Secret: DC Basketball

Why DC Basketball is below the national radar:

http://elitedaily.com/sports/welcome-dmv-basketballs-best-kept-secret-nba-talent/677472/

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