Historic Elmwood Park basketball court in East Orange to get renovation

An East Orange outdoor basketball court where many of the greats have played is getting a makeover thanks to a grant from several corporate sponsors.

An East Orange outdoor basketball court where many of the greats have played is getting a makeover thanks to a grant from several corporate sponsors.

An East Orange outdoor basketball court where many of the greats have played is getting a makeover thanks to a grant from several corporate sponsors. (5/28/13)

EAST ORANGE - An East Orange outdoor basketball court where many of the greats have played is getting a makeover thanks to a grant from several corporate sponsors.

The Elmwood Park blacktop court was home to professionals like Wilt Chamberlain, Oscar Robinson, Julius “Dr. J.” Erving, Earl Monroe and Nate Archibald. All have made regular appearances there.

The renovation is scheduled to be completed by early July.

 

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