Why We Play Basketball

Location

Rotary Hoops Basketball Court W James St & Interurban Trail Kent, WA 98032

Description

“We play because we remember the first time we shot the ball and knew, beyond doubt, as it floated toward the hoop, that it was going to be good”, Sherman Alexie.

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Why We Play Basketball

A phrase from “Why We Play Basketball”, a poem found in the book Summer of Black Windows by Sherman Alexie is cut in metal and embedded in concrete.