A noble cause

Kareem Maddox, the pride of Oak Park, will play for U.S. in World Cup of 3-on-3 basketball



SUBSTANCE AND STYLE—Kareem Maddox, 29, an Oak Park High grad, will represent Team USA at the World Cup of 3-on-3 men’s basketball in Amsterdam this month. Maddox, an All-Ivy League forward at Princeton, wants to earn a roster spot for the U.S. in the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo next summer. Courtesy of Kareem MaddoxKareem Maddox and basketball go together like Prince and purple rain.
The game is inextricably intertwined in Maddox’s soul like double helix strands of triple double velociraptor DNA embe...

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