A Meeting With The Godfather: How Youth Basketball's Sausage Gets Made

In the world of grassroots basketball, the sneaker companies are kings, the coaches their vassals, and the players their serfs. However, these links are symbiotic: the companies need the coaches and players for marketing purposes and the coaches and players need the sneaker companies to get exposure that can lead to… » 10/05/10 3:15pm 10/05/10 3:15pm