Nike Battlegrounds

Nike Basketball embraced the raw and electrifying foundation of basketball in America’s inner cities. Nike Battlegrounds became the competition that pitted the baddest ballers from across the nation against each other, playing in a concrete tournament to see who was the true King of the Court.

The Approach

This promotional book featured writing from Scoop Jackson, imagery from Michael Wong & Pier Nicola D’Amico, and direction from Steve Harkin. The book needed to feel like streetball, while connecting NBA players to their basketball heritage.