Rucker Park

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.

Outdoor Court

Outdoor Public

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Rating 4.6 Stars

72 Players Rated

3 Players

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155th Street & Frederick Douglass Blvd

New York City, NY 10039,
United States

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Players Shared 9 Photos and 15 Videos.

Basketball Court Info

Added to Map in 2007 by Player CG from Germany.

Number of Courts

1
Concrete

Number of Hoops

2
NBA Height

Regular Pick-Up Games

Yes

Lighting

Yes

Wheelchair Access

n/a

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The local language in United States is English.


  • Local Time

    Local Time
    08:03 AM

  • Sunset

    Sunset in
    10:04 hrs

  • Mild

    Temp.
    Max 66 ° F

  • Humidity

    Humidity
    65 %

  • Clear

    Weather
    Clear sky

  • Wind

    Wind
    Light 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 (6 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 (9 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 (9 years ago)
  4. “I never hopped at Rucker. I need to get my game on.” – chijoshua7 (9 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 (12 years ago)

Basketball Courts Near Rucker Park

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Court Location Type of Court Distance Check-ins Rating
Bill Robinson Playground 150 Bond St, New York City, NY Outdoor Court Outdoor 0.3 mi 0
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Frederick Johnson Playground Harlem River Dr, New York City, NY Outdoor Court Outdoor 0.3 mi 0
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Jackie Robinson Park 101-259 Bradhurst Ave, New York City, NY Outdoor Court Outdoor 0.4 mi 1
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W155th St 1921 Amsterdam Ave, New York City, NY Outdoor Court Outdoor 0.4 mi 0
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Carmansville Playground Amsterdam Av, W 151 St To W 152 St, New York City, NY Outdoor Court Outdoor 0.5 mi 0
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Macombs 5-25 East 157th Street, Bronx, NY Outdoor Court Outdoor 0.5 mi 0
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Macombs Dam Park Macombs Dam Bridge, Bronx, NY Outdoor Court Outdoor 0.5 mi 0
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W 166th & Edgecombe Ave 639 Edgecombe Ave, New York City, NY Outdoor Court Outdoor 0.6 mi 0
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Col Charles Young Playground 700 Lenox Ave, New York City, NY Outdoor Court Outdoor 0.7 mi 0
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Colonel Charles Young Playground 1-99 W 143rd St, New York City, NY Outdoor Court Outdoor 0.7 mi 0
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West 143rd Street 255 West 143rd Street, New York City, NY Outdoor Court Outdoor 0.7 mi 0
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Audubon Playground 561 W 169th St, New York City, NY Outdoor Court Outdoor 0.8 mi 0
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Highbridge 1082 Nelson Ave, The Bronx, NY Outdoor Court Outdoor 0.8 mi 0
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Mullaly Park 1015 River Ave, Bronx, NY Outdoor Court Outdoor 0.8 mi 0
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Nelson Playground 1082 Nelson Ave, Bronx, NY Outdoor Court Outdoor 0.8 mi 0
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Franz Sigel Park 615-619 Grand Concourse, Bronx, NY Outdoor Court Outdoor 0.9 mi 0
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Fred Samuel Playground 101-141 West 139th Street, New York City, NY Outdoor Court Outdoor 0.9 mi 0
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Highbridge Field House 503 W 173rd St, New York City, NY Outdoor Court Outdoor 0.9 mi 0
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Merriam Playground (lower) 155-169 West 168th Street, Bronx, NY Outdoor Court Outdoor 0.9 mi 0
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Ft. Washington Playground Hudson River Greenway, New York City, NY Outdoor Court Outdoor 1 mi 0
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McCray Playground 53 W 138th St, New York City, NY Outdoor Court Outdoor 1 mi 0
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Merriam Playground (upper) 1284-1332 University Avenue, Bronx, NY Outdoor Court Outdoor 1 mi 0
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St Nicholas Park (North) 582 St Nicholas Ave, New York City, NY Outdoor Court Outdoor 1 mi 0
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5th Ave & E 135th St 10 W 135th St, New York City, NY Outdoor Court Outdoor 1.1 mi 0
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Hamilton Place Playground 557 W 140th St, New York City, NY Outdoor Court Outdoor 1.1 mi 0
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Hansborough Park Court W 135th St, New York City, NY Outdoor Court Outdoor 1.1 mi 0
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Highbridge Park 2316 Amsterdam Ave, New York City, NY Outdoor Court Outdoor 1.1 mi 0
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Hudson River Greenway New York State Reference Route 907V, New York City, NY Outdoor Court Outdoor 1.1 mi 0
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W 135th St 135 Bond St, New York City, NY Outdoor Court Outdoor 1.1 mi 0
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W 173rd St 631-699 W 173rd St, New York City, NY Outdoor Court Outdoor 1.1 mi 0
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