At the basketball powerhouse St. Anthony High School in New Jersey, there isn’t a lot going on with the school constantly on the brink of shutdown due to financial struggles. In the midst of all that, there’s one aspect that shines bright. On December 21st, Reebok will have supplied new sneakers to the high school basketball team for the 18th season.
For those of you that aren’t avid basketball fans, St. Anthony has won four national championships and 27 state-titles, which is more than any other high school in the country. Five of their graduates have been first round picks in the NBA Draft and as long as Kyle Anderson stays healthy in UCLA, that number can change to six by this summer.
You know you’re a star when people offer you their puppies or a girl is having a very audible conniption fit. Congrats. This behind the scenes video of Drake’s “legendary” cover of the upcoming Feb/March issue of Complex is a uproariously funny (hard to count the number of girls buggin’ out) and the only calm person is Drake himself. I know we like to knock him, but his bravado is part of his charm and it sounds like he actually has a good head on his shoulders.
A little excerpt::
You feel like you’re at the finish line?
Drake: I’m at the starting line. Those guys are at home, putting on their tracksuits, getting ready to make their attack. When J. Cole gets it super-right, I think he’s gonna have a place as a Nas-type …