Photo: Swishes and swooshes
Courting fans: Hoopfest’s Randy Smith, left, and truck driver Tom Wolfe unload crates of Nike displays for the Hoopfest Store tent on Tuesday in Riverfront Park. The annual 3-on-3 street basketball tournament, the world’s largest, will occupy 42 city blocks Saturday and Sunday. « Coming Friday: Don’t miss our special section, featuring John Blanchette’s favorite Hoopfest memories, the names of all 26,842 players, a court locator and photos from the inaugural event in 1990. Get your Hoopfest fix throughout the tournament at www.spokesman.com/hoopfest.