HeadFake Hoops
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HeadFake Hoops

On Stephon Marbury and When the Pandemic Stole My Hoop Dream

New York basketball changed forever when the rims came down

For someone who loves the sport so much, I’ve never been a great basketball player. I used to admire anyone who could dribble, pass, and shoot. Like Stephon Marbury. He was a better version of me in my mind. But when I got to my twenties, I gave up the fantasy of…



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Andrew Ricketts

I’m a Caribbean and American writer from New York. My stories are about coming-of-age, learning how to relate, and family. It’s a living, breathing memoir.