Native New Yorker Bobbito García is the co-founder of Bounce Magazine and critically acclaimed author of Where’d You Get Those? NYC’s Sneaker Culture: 1960-1987 (Testify Books). In recent years, “Kool Bob Love” has done sideline reporting for the NY Knicks on MSG-TV, voiced NBA 2K video games, and has hosted ESPN2’s It’s the Shoes series. Currently, he is the play-by-play announcer for the Elite 24 Game on ESPNU, the Red Bull King of the Rock Championship on CBS Sports, and the Converse Band of Ballers tournament on MTV2.
Frenchman Kevin Couliau is the director of “Heart & Soul Of New York City” , a short film / music video about a season of NYC streetball which has accumulated over a million views online. As a photographer, he is widely recognized as the most prolific outdoor basketball photographer of the last decade. His images have appeared in Bounce Magazine (US), Fadeaway (UK) and Reverse Magazine (France). As a director of photography, his work has been seen in Canal + “The New Explorers” documentary series, Jordan Brand’s annual “Quai 54” TV / DVD series, the New York Knicks “Battle of The Boroughs” videos and Nike’s “World Basketball Festival” campaign content.