The inaugural GameBreakers, like the 2012 Final Four, is officially in the record books. What better person to provide a recap of this groundbreaking event than UWANTGAME Executive Director & Co-Founder Joe Branch.
Our team worked really hard to provide a unique experience in New Orleans. We want to utilize this event-based strategy to motivate and educate community leaders, student-athletes, parents, sports professionals, and sports fans around the country on the work that needs to be done in the community. GameBreakers provided an intro to the importance of Building the Game Behind the Game ™. The work off the court is just as significant as the work on the court and we introduced this concept to the coaches and student-athletes in attendance. more
For many hoopers, young and youngish, playing the game of basketball is synonymous with breathing. They just can’t or won’t live without it. While it’s easy to assume why a person loves the game (the list can go on and on) or when/where that passion originated, first-person information is much doper than third-person gossip. So let’s hear it straight from a bball lover’s mouth.
Camera Miley is a rising point guard at Midwood High School in Brooklyn, NY. Like many young student-athletes she has aspirations of taking her talents to the pro level. The WNBA is tops on her list. And in the off chance that that doesn’t become a reality? She’ll become an athletic trainer or physical therapist for a professional team, of course! Yep, basketball is still her “fall back” plan. That’s real love… more