The BIG3, the highly anticipated 3-on-3 professional basketball league, announced today New York Knicks legend and NBA All-Star Charles Oakley will serve as a player coach of the Killer 3s, the newly announced BIG3 team with superstar captain Chauncey Billups and co-captain Stephen Jackson in the league’s inaugural season.

NBA Champions Chauncey Billups and Stephen Jackson will both return to the hardwood this summer in the highly-anticipated BIG3 league. It was announced today that Billups and Jackson will play together, acting as Captains of the team KILLER 3s. Billups is one of the strongest 3-point shooters in NBA history, while Jackson has long been considered among the best perimeter defenders in the league, due to his toughness, long wingspan and awareness.

"We respect our OGs" -Stephen Jackson.

BIG3 player and former NBA star Stephen Jackson added to the list of players who have stepped up to show support for Charles Oakley in the last 24 hours. Charles Oakley was arrested for yelling at James Dolan at Madison Square Garden during a New York Knicks game on Wednesday. It was also an ESPN broadcast, which means most of the basketball-watching world saw it unfold live on television while Kristaps Porzingis was at the free throw line.

(NEW YORK, NY) February 13, 2017 - The BIG3, the highly anticipated 3-on-3 professional basketball league, announced today Latrell Sprewell, J.R. Rider, Earl Boykins, Brian Cook and Mahmoud Abdul-Rauf as the latest signings to its Draft player pool.

Sprewell, Rider, Boykins, Cook and Abdul-Rauf join Kenny Anderson, Smush Parker, Jamario Moon, Ruben Patterson, and Etan Thomas as the first players signed to the upcoming draft. The BIG3 will announce new signings each Monday leading up to the Draft.

 

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