How Toronto Became One of The World's Best Basketball Cities

How Toronto Became One of The World's Best Basketball Cities

underdogs basketball and culture have always been linked fashion and music are part of the games DNA there's nothing like having a basketball star come up from your city that just puts the whole world on notice take Toronto the city that has exploded onto the scene in rat fool movies and just about everything

Matt Barnes is No Damn Phony: VICE Sports Meets

Matt Barnes is No Damn Phony: VICE Sports Meets

people think that what I do with an actor you're fake or you're this hear that or you're not black you're this you're that and I just really want to show people like I really lived it you know I came from I've seen fights I've seen stabbings I've seen people get shot I've seen

The Best Marching Bands on the Planet: VICE World of Sports

The Best Marching Bands on the Planet: VICE World of Sports

no one throws a party like New Orleans the city that's home to Mardi Gras also plays host to a historic game that captures the entire state once a year in college football tradition is everything but down in the Bayou one long-standing rivalry has become a Thanksgiving ritual that's bigger than the game on

The Kiwi Twins in Kenya's Running Capital: VICE World of Sports

The Kiwi Twins in Kenya's Running Capital: VICE World of Sports

for the past thirty years one country has owned the monopoly on professional run in Kenya distance running has been elevated to a cultural trade its hub is in the remote village of attend but in this small corner of the world you won't just see the canyons on a bid to beat the best

From Homeless Kid to Skate Mogul - VICE Sports Meets: Stevie Williams

From Homeless Kid to Skate Mogul – VICE Sports Meets: Stevie Williams

I was that degenerate that wanted to be a celebrity and now that I'm a celebrity it's like I miss kind of being a degenerate sometimes because that was the funnest times of my life my name is Stevie Williams I'm a professional skateboarder entrepreneur and lifestyle specialist the life that I'm living now was

Prison Soccer in Uganda: VICE World of Sports

Prison Soccer in Uganda: VICE World of Sports

as a national debate around prison reform continues in America we discovered that across an ocean in Uganda one of their country's most notorious prisons is employing an alternative form of incarceration we sent Ben Ferguson to the capital city of Kampala where he was given rare access to Uganda's only maximum security jail Nazira

Africa's Boxing Hotbed: VICE World of Sports

Africa's Boxing Hotbed: VICE World of Sports

the real mecca of boxing is not in Vegas the rings that have consistently produced some of the world's greatest boxers aren't in the West they're here in a tiny village on the coast of gun fighting is a universal language some people just speak it better than others in the neighborhood of bucoli their

RIVALS: Bareknuckle Boxing Meets MMA in Calcio Storico - VICE World of Sports

RIVALS: Bareknuckle Boxing Meets MMA in Calcio Storico – VICE World of Sports

florence is famed for its history but there's one tradition here that remains a mystery to the rest of the world and it's as old as the city itself here there's an ancient sport that continues today one that calls young men to the field of competition no matter the risk once every year is