We told you the Big 3 was coming to Brooklyn and its finally here! Yesterday, the highly anticipated BIG3 professional 3-on-3 basketball league made history with its hugely successful debut in Brooklyn last night. In front of a packed house of 15,177 fans at Barclays Center, the BIG3’s basketball superstars put on a quadruple header of intensely competitive games.
The games, set to air on Fox Sports 1 tonight at 8 pm Eastern Time, brought NBA superstars back to the court for a full day of physical basketball. It was just as exciting courtside as it was on the court. Sitting courtside was LL Cool J, Whoopi Goldberg, James Harden, Paul Pierce, Jalen Rose, Sam Cassell, D’Angelo Russell, Lou Williams, Angela Yee and Naturi Naughton.
Check out some of the highlights of the game below.
GAME 1: 3 Headed Monsters (62) vs. Ghost Ballers (60)
GAME 2: Power (62) vs. Tri-State (58)
GAME 3: 3’s Company (61) vs. Ball Hogs (51)
GAME 4: Trilogy (60) vs. Killer 3’s (45)
BIG3 will bring over 40 basketball All-Stars like Allen Iverson, Julius ‘Dr. J’ Erving, Gary Payton, Kenyon Martin and more to US cities throughout the country this summer, as the eight teams compete for the title of 2017 BIG3 Champions.
Next week they head to Charlotte, North Carolina July 2nd. Click here to get your tickets!
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