Gym Talk: Week 5

Power Rankings as of 6/26

  1. Houdini’s Problems – People doubted this merger would work but their undefeated record of 7-0 speaks for itself.


  1. Birdie’s Revenge – With much-improved Marcus Bell, 2016 co-MVP Franklin Sessions and the rest of the squad are headed towards the right path, interested to see how they will handle their double-header matchups this weekend.


  1. Citi Team Blazers – Always find themselves in the top 5 Power rankings, one of the most consistent franchises in the past 10 years at the Drew League.


  1. LA Loop – They are Big, talented and well coached, oh yea and 2016 co-MVP Pat Rembert is back.


  1. Panthers – Defense is their backbone, a solid team with great chemistry.



Courtside seating will be available in an exchange for a donation starting this Sunday evening. You can visit for more information.

The Drew League Foundation youth camp will run from July 8th – August 5th at LA Jordan High School from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. every Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. Registration will take place at King Drew High School’s front lobby this weekend.

Girls and Boys ages 13-17 are welcome to join! For more information, please email or

The foundation annual scholarship presentation will take place July 22nd at King Drew High School prior to the 3:15 p.m. game.

Lastly, we would like to thank LAUSD superintendent Mr. Christopher Downing for supplying us with the AC this summer! We definitely appreciate it.


Gym Talk

  1. Boyd and the Bulldogs put up a bigger fight against each other than against their opponent, when will it stop? – Anthony V (Fan)


  1. Birdie’s Revenge are overrated, they haven’t played nobody worth talking about! –Steven P (Fan via Twitter)


  1. The commish should deliver New Image and ICEO their pink slip now! I bet they won’t win 1 game this season. – Ewan (Staff)


  1. The Clozers remind me of LA Unified 10 years ago, remarkably talented and coachable, I always look forward to watching them compete. – Carl M (Staff)


  1. This goes for everybody, especially Redemption: never underestimate your opponent. – George (Announcer) 


  1. Al Caveness ain’t no fool, he better had taken G-Money and Corey back if they plan on winning it all. – Sylvester C (Fan via Twitter)


  1. Coach Kevin needs to find a big man asap, a team full of shooting guards is not the formula. They’re athletic and explosive but there’s no balance. – Jonathon (Staff)