Team CTC ends the night with a win

Written by: Josh Safran   Aside from a Lou Williams 50 burger, there hasn’t been a clear, complete individual standout performance for all 40 minutes. That was until DJ Rivera put the tournament on notice, leading Competitive Training Co. to a win in the final elimination game of day 2.   DJ Rivera was simply… Continue reading Team CTC ends the night with a win

Rex 6 remains undefeated in win over Blue Magic

Written by: Josh Safran   Team Rex 6 looked like they were on a mission from start to finish.  Quade Green led that mission picking up opposing guards defensively 90-feet from the basket.    Green, who had hoped to hear his name called in the most recent NBA draft, clearly was playing with something to… Continue reading Rex 6 remains undefeated in win over Blue Magic

Team Rumph Center remains undefeated

Written by: Josh Safran   Following their massive comeback on day one, it was a question of how much Team Rumph Center had left in the tank for the winner’s bracket.  The answer came early and it came often. Yesterday was just a warm-up for the two-time reigning champions.   Following Shannon Givens’ all-star performance… Continue reading Team Rumph Center remains undefeated

Lou Williams helps put Team Chuck Ellis in the win column

Written by: Josh Safran   Anytime NBA talent comes to the Rumph Classic it’s a treat. But having Philly legend Lou Williams make an appearance while flirting with Rumph classic history is on a different playing field.   Day one of the Rumph showed us an NBA talent blow a massive halftime lead but Lemon… Continue reading Lou Williams helps put Team Chuck Ellis in the win column

2021 Rumph Classic: Night 1 recap

Night one of the 16th annual Danny Rumph classic was jam packed with high-level basketball and a star-studded cast of characters.   NBA Hall of Famer and Philadelphia 76ers legend Allen Iverson made an appearance for game two of the night to see Dallas Mavericks point guard Jalen Brunson with Team 8Eye going head-to-head with… Continue reading 2021 Rumph Classic: Night 1 recap

Rex 6 picks up a win at the end of night one

Written by: Josh Safran   The final game from day one at the Rumph Classic tipped off at around 10:40 and it looked like both of these teams were ready for bed when the second half rolled around.     Rex 6 and Competitive Training Co. traded buckets furiously in the first half and it seemed… Continue reading Rex 6 picks up a win at the end of night one

Blue Magic dominated the interior in win over BLF

Written by: Josh Safran   The year is 2021 and Blue Magic just won a basketball game without making a three-point field goal in the second half.   After trailing by five at halftime Blue Magic made a very simple change that led them to their 66-63 victory over Born Leader Family.  Don’t waste time… Continue reading Blue Magic dominated the interior in win over BLF

Team Rumph Center comes all the way back against Team 8Eye

Written by: Josh Safran   Game two of the Rumph Classic had the most professional talent so far and boy did it show. Dallas Mavericks guard Jalen Brunson caught everyone’s eyes, but it was Shannon Givens who stole the show.   Team Rumph Center rode Givens’ (28 PTS, 4 REB, 2 AST) hot hand to… Continue reading Team Rumph Center comes all the way back against Team 8Eye

Team PF Workouts outlasts Chuck Ellis in Game 1

Written by: Josh Safran   A late game timeout typically leads to a play that makes or breaks the final, but for Chuck Ellis and his squad, it was the act of calling a timeout down one with 45 seconds left that in fact BROKE the game for Ellis.   PF Workouts outlasted Chuck Ellis… Continue reading Team PF Workouts outlasts Chuck Ellis in Game 1

2021 Rumph Classic: Meet the Coaches

This Thursday marks the start of the 16th annual Rumph Classic from La Salle University featuring eight teams fighting for glory in honor of the late Danny Rumph.   Competitive Training Company, Mike Jay Films, Rumph Center, Chuck Ellis Workouts, Born Leader Family, 8Eye, Blue Magic, Rex6 and PFWorkouts will each be fielding teams for… Continue reading 2021 Rumph Classic: Meet the Coaches