Dreamville Beats Goldgang in Championship of Hard Knock Hoops

It is amazing to see how large BET Weekend has become over the past few years in Los Angeles. What started out as simply an awards show celebrating the best […]

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Hard Knock Hoops 2015 SXSW: Dizzy Wright, K Camp, Goldlink, Trinidad James, Roscoe Dash

Hip-Hop Meets Hoops: Hard Knock TV Hosts 5th Successful Tournament at the 2015 SXSW Music Festival and 8th tournament overall. Another rainy day did nothing to deter artists, fans, and […]

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Hard Knock Hoops 2014 Los Angeles: Chris Brown, Game, and More Play in 3X3 Tournament

2014 HARD KNOCK HOOPS 3×3 CELEBRITY BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT LOS ANGELES—August 13, 2014—Back by popular demand, Hard Knock TV hosted its annual Hard Knock Hoops 3-on-3 Celebrity Basketball Tournament sponsored by […]

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Hard Knock Hoops 2014 SXSW: Dizzy Wright, Trinadad James + More

Rain and large crowds at the SXSW Music Festival did not stop artists, media, industry tastemakers and fans from making their way to the launch of Hard Knock Hoops 3-on-3 […]

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Hard Knock Hoops 2013 Los Angeles: Drumma Boy, Pac Div, Chuck Inglish + More

Following on the success of our 3rd Annual HoopXHang tournament at SXSW where Trinidad James hit a game winning 3 pointer to carry his Gold Gang to tournament victory, Hard Knock […]


HoopXHang 2013: Problem, Trinidad James, Clyde Carson + More

On the last full day of SXSW’s music festival, Hard Knock TV and The Smoking Section once again partnered up to throw what is quickly becoming everyone’s favorite event of […]


Hard Knock Hoops 2012 Los Angeles: TDE, Pac Div, Thurz + More

  Building on the success of the Hoop x Hang basketball tournaments at the SXSW Music Festival, the last two years, HardKnock.TV brought the idea home to LA as they […]


Hoop X Hang 2012 SXSW: Stalley, Dorrough, Smoke DZA + More

“For the second year in a row, Hoop & Hang was a resounding success and our personal highlight for SXSW. Yes, watching people rock on stage is a delight, but […]


HoopXHang 2011 SXSW: Stalley, Casey Veggies, Dom Kennedy + More

The first annual HoopXHang was held at the Dorris Miller Auditorium in Austin, Texas during SXSW. Nick Huff (Hard Knock TV) and John Gotty (The Smoking Section) developed the idea […]

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BOSSIP: Seen On The Scene: The Game, Breezy, Diddy’s Son Quincy And More Battle It Out For Hard Knock Hoops Basketball Tournament XXL MAG: XXL’s SXSW Diary, Day 6: Team HardKnock […]