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  1. BIG3 Commissioner Q&A: 'It Wouldn't Surprise Me If We Continue to Evolve'Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 6 | BleacherReport

    The BIG3 rolled into Charlotte, North Carolina, this past weekend, the second stop on its 10-city caravan, where a crowd that could rival the attendance of most Hornets games dusted off a rainbow of jerseys to watch their favorite semi-basketball stars of recent years past. The league is young and still figuring itself out, but it seems to be onto something in hitting a nerve of recent nostalgia.

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  2. 3-on-3 basketball is coming to a city near youRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2017 | WOI

    In the newest professional basketball league, the games are 3-on-3 and the stars are blasts from the past. Big 3, a traveling summer league, is the brainchild of Ice Cube.

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  3. Ice Cube has big expectations for his Big3 3-on-3 leagueRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2017 | KTMF

    FILE - In this Jan. 11, 2017, file photo, former NBA player and players union deputy Roger Mason, left, listens as entertainer Ice Cube, right, announces the launch of the BIG3, a new 3-on-3 professional basketball lea... NEW YORK - Ice Cube is not planning an old timer's tour. He isn't interested in All-Star Game intensity.

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  4. Big3 league a revival for NBA starsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2017 | Daily Camera

    Former NBA star guards Allen Iverson, front, and Chauncey Billups will get a chance to face off again in the new Big 3 League. Both are former Nuggets.

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  5. Big3 league a revival for NBA starsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2017 | Daily Camera

    Former NBA star guards Allen Iverson, front, and Chauncey Billups will get a chance to face off again in the new Big 3 League. Both are former Nuggets.

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  6. Big 3 League Full Season Schedule AnnouncedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2017 | Double G Sports

    The much-awaited BIG3 league is expected to debut this summer, and with only nine weeks left to tip-off, Ice Cube's action-packed three-on-three styled league has announced the official schedule. , with the season getting underway at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn and the regular season finale in Staples Center in L.A. The playoffs will start the following week in Seattle's Key Arena, culminating in the league championship at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.

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  7. FOX Sports Partners With Ice Cube's Big3 League To Broadcast Debut SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2017 | Vibe

    Ice Cube's Big3 announced a partnership with FOX Sports on Wednesday that will broadcast the 3-on-3 basketball league's inaugural season. The sporting event begins June 25 at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York, and tickets can still be purchased at Ticketmaster.

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  8. Rap Legend Ice Cube Signs NBA Player Charles Oakley To BIG3 Professional Basketball LeagueRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2017 | AllHipHop.com

    Controversial NBA basketball star Charles Oakley may not be welcomed by The New York Knicks or Madison Square Garden, but he has found a home with rapper Ice Cube. Charles Oakley, who played with the New York Knicks for 10 seasons, has joined The BIG3 professional basketball league and will serve as a coach of a new team this summer.

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  9. Ice Cube & Allen Iverson Talk New BIG3 Basketball League Featuring Former NBA PlayersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2017 | AllHipHop.com

    Ex-NBA players Allen Iverson, Kenyon Martin, Rashard Lewis, Chauncey Billups, Jason Williams, Mike Bibby, and Bonzi Wells are among the names connected to the new 3-on-3 league. "It sucks to see your favorite players retire.

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  10. Ice Cube's Big3 Basketball League Will Bring A New Energy To The GameAnd Allen IversonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2017 | Vibe

    "I hate seeing my favorite players retire when they still have game," said Ice Cube, as he addressed the assembled group of press in a suit at the cozy Times Square Sheraton Hotel Wednesday , "I got my heroes too." Cube introduced his newest venture, The Big3 basketball league , along with his business partner of 20 years Jeff Kwatinetz.

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  11. Ice Cube founded a 3-on-3 basketball league to keep his heroes playingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2017 | USA Today

    Ice Cube founded a 3-on-3 basketball league to keep his heroes playing Ex-NBA stars like Allen Iverson and Kenyon Martin will play and coach in the BIG3 in 2017. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/2iluAVr NEW YORK - Ice Cube wasn't done watching Kobe Bryant play basketball, so he created a new professional league where guys like Kobe Bryant can play basketball.

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  12. Ice Cube & NBA Greats Introduce BIG3 Basketball League in New York CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2017 | Billboard

    On Wednesday , Ice Cube and entertainment executive Jeff Kwatinetz teamed up to announce their new 3-on-3 basketball league titled the BIG3 at the Sheraton Times Square Hotel in New York City. "It sucks to see your favorite players retire.

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  13. 'We grew up watching these guys': Ice Cube, Roger Mason Jr. roll out BIG3 leagueRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2017 | The Washington Post

    Roger Mason Jr., shown in 2011, became a powerful advocate for players late in his playing career and left his job as deputy executive director of the NBA Players Association last month to run the BIG3 league. When Roger Mason Jr. grew up looking for games on the courts around Silver Spring, Takoma Park and Washington, the halfcourt brand of basketball wasn't exactly what the NBA showcases and sells to fans around the world.

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