Rucker Park

155th Street & Frederick Douglass Blvd, New York City, NY 10039, United States

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Rucker Park is the most well known outdoor basketball courts in the world. It is located in in Harlem, New York City, and got its name from Holcombe Rucker, the playground director for the New York City Department of Parks & Recreation.

The most famous streetball tournament, Entertainer's Basketball Classic, is held here. Lebron James, Allen Iverson, Stephon Marbury, Wilt Chamberlain, Kobe Bryant, Julius Erving, Kyrie Irving, and Kevin Durant are a few of the players that have stepped on the court.

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Basketball Court Info

Added to map in 2007
by player CG from Germany.

Number of Courts

1
Concrete

Number of Hoops

2
NBA / FIBA Height

Regular Pick-Up Games

No

Lighting

Yes

Wheelchair Access

Yes

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Local Insights

  • Local Time

    Local Time
    09:10 AM

  • Sunset

    Sunset in
    09:38 hrs

  • Mild

    Temp.
    Max 60 ° F

  • Humidity

    Humidity
    89 %

  • Clear

    Weather
    Clear sky

  • Wind

    Wind
    Gentle Breeze

Player Comments

  1. “Playing here it's much more better than watching a game in the Square Garden.The best the people and the burgers opposite the court!!” – chemagic (7 years ago)
  2. “At 27th sempteber i am gonna be in Dundee. I am semi pro basketball player in greece and i want it to know if there are any courts there with players...” – AP24 (10 years ago)
  3. “Great to have finally travelled to this sacred place... all the way from the UK... Got to shoot around a little too. I need to come back when the tournaments are rolling in the Summer” – Jamstar (10 years ago)
  4. “I never hopped at Rucker. I need to get my game on.” – chijoshua7 (10 years ago)
  5. “...the rucker is only rated number two currently. this is the mecca of streetball! this place should definitely be rated number one - no, it MUST be rated #1 !” – carlito (13 years ago)

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