You may have seen Habeeba Husain’s byline at SLAM Online. I talked to her recently about loving basketball, landing a dream writing gig while still in college, and interviewing strangers. Let’s get to know Habeeba.
Storming the Floor: So, what made you fall in love with basketball?
And then there were eight. We selected 16 of the best dunks from the 2013/14 college basketball season and paired them up in a single elimination tournament. Round 1 is in the books, and the field has been cut in half; the quarterfinals are here.
The gym was empty. Every Friday afternoon it was silent. It still smelt of sweaty boys. The good thing was that when the girls came in to play it changed the dank odour to something a little more pleasant. I jogged the length of the hall, just hearing my feet bouncing on the floor then I jump…