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

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3 Players

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155th Street & Frederick Douglass Blvd

New York City, NY,
United States

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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 Height

Regular Pick-Up Games

Yes

Lighting

Yes

Wheelchair Access

n/a

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Local Conditions

  • Local Time

    Local Time
    09:28 PM

  • Sunrise

    Sunrise in
    08:21 hrs

  • Hot

    Temp.
    Max 81 ° F

  • Humidity

    Humidity
    40 %

  • 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 (8 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 (11 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 Outdoor Court Outdoor 0.3 mi 0
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Frederick Johnson Playground Harlem River Dr Outdoor Court Outdoor 0.3 mi 0
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Jackie Robinson Park 101-259 Bradhurst Ave Outdoor Court Outdoor 0.4 mi 1
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W155th St 1921 Amsterdam Ave Outdoor Court Outdoor 0.4 mi 0
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Carmansville Playground Amsterdam Av, W 151 St To W 152 St Outdoor Court Outdoor 0.5 mi 0
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Macombs 5-25 East 157th Street Outdoor Court Outdoor 0.5 mi 0
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Macombs Dam Park Macombs Dam Bridge Outdoor Court Outdoor 0.5 mi 0
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W 166th & Edgecombe Ave 639 Edgecombe Ave Outdoor Court Outdoor 0.6 mi 0
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Col Charles Young Playground 700 Lenox Ave Outdoor Court Outdoor 0.7 mi 0
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Colonel Charles Young Playground 1-99 W 143rd St Outdoor Court Outdoor 0.7 mi 0
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West 143rd Street 255 West 143rd Street Outdoor Court Outdoor 0.7 mi 0
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Audubon Playground 561 W 169th St Outdoor Court Outdoor 0.8 mi 0
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Highbridge 1082 Nelson Ave Outdoor Court Outdoor 0.8 mi 0
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Mullaly Park 1015 River Ave Outdoor Court Outdoor 0.8 mi 0
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Nelson Playground 1082 Nelson Ave Outdoor Court Outdoor 0.8 mi 0
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Franz Sigel Park 615-619 Grand Concourse Outdoor Court Outdoor 0.9 mi 0
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Fred Samuel Playground 101-141 West 139th Street Outdoor Court Outdoor 0.9 mi 0
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Highbridge Field House 503 W 173rd St Outdoor Court Outdoor 0.9 mi 0
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Merriam Playground (lower) 155-169 West 168th Street Outdoor Court Outdoor 0.9 mi 0
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Ft. Washington Playground Hudson River Greenway Outdoor Court Outdoor 1 mi 0
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McCray Playground 53 W 138th St Outdoor Court Outdoor 1 mi 0
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Merriam Playground (upper) 1284-1332 University Avenue Outdoor Court Outdoor 1 mi 0
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St Nicholas Park (North) 582 St Nicholas Ave Outdoor Court Outdoor 1 mi 0
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5th Ave & E 135th St 10 W 135th St Outdoor Court Outdoor 1.1 mi 0
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Hamilton Place Playground 557 W 140th St Outdoor Court Outdoor 1.1 mi 0
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Hansborough Park Court W 135th St Outdoor Court Outdoor 1.1 mi 0
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Highbridge Park 2316 Amsterdam Ave Outdoor Court Outdoor 1.1 mi 0
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Hudson River Greenway New York State Reference Route 907V Outdoor Court Outdoor 1.1 mi 0
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W 135th St 135 Bond St Outdoor Court Outdoor 1.1 mi 0
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W 173rd St 631-699 W 173rd St Outdoor Court Outdoor 1.1 mi 0
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brooney9235 Joined 2020 Queens, NY
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