Dan Cherry

NICKNAME:
DC3

I’M FROM:
B-R-O-O-K-L-Y-N

WORK AFFILIATION:
Nike is my family. We go way back.

DEFINING CAREER MOMENT:
On the court: Going to CIF State Tourney Finals in high school.
Off the court: All my creative work on Nike & Jordan brands.

I GOT MY START WHEN:
I started my hustle in Cali, then took it to UPENN in Philly and put it down up & down the I-95. Respect was gained. The hustle was honed. Then, the money flowed.

CAREER ASPIRATIONS:
Do me…all day, everyday and get paid for it. Travel. Play hoops. Coach. Teach.

BEFORE IT’S ALL SAID AND DONE, I WANT MY LEGACY TO BE:
My children are my legacy. Beyond that, I want those who knew me to have unquestionable respect for my hustle…and my jump shop. Word.

“GO TO” MOVE ON THE BASKETBALL COURT:
Two-dribble, jab-step/step-back 15-footer…and rebounding above my weight class.

MY MOST MEMORABLE BASKETBALL MOMENT EVER WAS:
Suiting up and taking the court at Rucker Park for the legendary Coach Couch.

I FELL IN LOVE WITH BASKETBALL WHEN:
I first heard the sound of the ball bounce on the pavement.

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