Nipsey Hussle Memorial Basketball court unveiled
A Nipsey Hussle Memorial Basketball court has been unveiled in addition to the city naming the corner of Crenshaw Boulevard and Slauson Avenue Ermias “Nipsey Hussle” Asghedom Square.
The fallen soldier is further immortalised with his own memorial basketball court in the Crenshaw district, blocks away from his store, The Marathon Clothing.
Additionally, the court includes a large, gorgeous mural painted by artist Gustavo Zermeno; which was backed by Venice Basketball League’s CEO, Nick Ansom.
Following the ribbon cutting and unveiling of the court, near Crete Academy charter school, a high school showcase was shown and a few scrimmages, including an All-Star game were played.