Era: Streetwear B.C.

"This was part of a series that they did that was just genius. They made a team for all the New York City boroughs with uptown meaning the Bronx. I know they had Brooklyn Roots as another team. Queens Kings was the other one. And Manhattan... Damn I forgot the other two. They made whole kits. These guys did the logo, did the identity, did T-shirts, tank tops and basketball jerseys, basketball shorts, backpacks, the cinch-top knapsacks.

"They did the whole nine. I think they even sponsored tournaments and stuff. It was really quite a thing that they created with this mock league concept. I just always loved this whole concept. They made a whole mock franchise, without the help of a million dollar company."