The "King of Queens:" An Inside Look at Cardozo High School's Basketball Team

January 29, 2013

Known in the NYC basketball community as the "King of Queens," the storied Benjamin N. Cardozo High School boys' basketball program continues to burnish its already sterling reputation. Although this year's squad is small in size, the team is quick and plays with a ton of heart. Led by legendary coach Ron Naclerio, the Bayside, Queens squad features juniors Omar Williams, Darnell Holmes and Danny Janel. Watch the above video for an inside look at the history of the program, and check back on STACK.com for upcoming pieces on the team's star players.

Topics: BASKETBALL | NEWS
Zosimo Maximo
- Zosimo Maximo was formally a member of STACK Media's video production team. In this role, he assisted with shoot planning and captured and edited video...
Zosimo Maximo
- Zosimo Maximo was formally a member of STACK Media's video production team. In this role, he assisted with shoot planning and captured and edited video...

Featured Videos

Tim Tebow's NFL Off-Season Workout Tim Tebow's NFL Off-Season Workout Views: 153,019
Path to the Pros 2015: Trae Waynes Path to the Pros 2015: Trae Waynes Views: 80,757
Path to the Pros 2015: Marcus Mariota Path to the Pros 2015: Marcus Mariota Views: 1,271,129
Load More

Resources

STACK Fitness

Everything you need to be fitter than ever

STACK Conditioning

Sport-specific conditioning programs

Coaches and Trainers

Tips and advice for coaches and trainers

Magazine

Latest issues of STACK Magazine

STACK 4W

Women's sports workout, nutrition and lifestyle advice

Gamer

Gaming, entertainment and tech news

Basic Training

Military-style training for athletes

News

Find the latest news relevant to athletes

Most Popular Videos

Peyton Manning Dumbbell Bench With 80+ Pounds Peyton Manning Dumbbell Bench With 80+ Pounds
Views: 43,718,086
Drew Brees Will Not Be Denied Drew Brees Will Not Be Denied
Views: 12,170,372
Colin Kaepernick's Core Workout Colin Kaepernick's Core Workout
Views: 896,683
Robert Griffin III Pocket Presence QB Drill Robert Griffin III Pocket Presence QB Drill
Views: 6,866,292
Ohio State Football Open Field Plyo Drill Ohio State Football Open Field Plyo Drill
Views: 9,501,437

Load More
More Cool Stuff You'll Like
Athletes Join the Cause for National Bullying Prevention Month

Athletes Join the Cause for National Bullying Prevention Month

SURVIVING SEALFIT: The Question That Tells You If You'll Succeed

SURVIVING SEALFIT: The Question That Tells You If You'll Succeed

Get Pumped: Aaron Bradley Is Running Down His Dream

Get Pumped: Aaron Bradley Is Running Down His Dream

4 Stories of Baseball Perseverance With New Balance Unlaced

4 Stories of Baseball Perseverance With New Balance Unlaced

Labor of Love: Kevin Love's Lifelong Drive for a Championship

Labor of Love: Kevin Love's Lifelong Drive for a Championship

Get Pumped: Cam McDaniel Is Poised to Become an Impact Player

Get Pumped: Cam McDaniel Is Poised to Become an Impact Player

Featured STACKlete: Keyla Oliveras

Featured STACKlete: Keyla Oliveras

Amazing 6-Year-Old Surfer Girl Will Brighten Your Day

Amazing 6-Year-Old Surfer Girl Will Brighten Your Day

Defending Matthew Dellavedova: 7 Reasons Why Delly Isn't Dirty

Defending Matthew Dellavedova: 7 Reasons Why Delly Isn't Dirty

Featured STACKlete: Brandon Petty

Featured STACKlete: Brandon Petty

Colin Kaepernick: A Determined Man

Colin Kaepernick: A Determined Man

Meet Tomorrow’s U.S. Women’s National Soccer Team Goalies

Meet Tomorrow's U.S. Women's National Soccer Team Goalies

NFL Draft Prospects Get Pumped With the Reebok ZPUMP Fusion

NFL Draft Prospects Get Pumped With the Reebok ZPUMP Fusion

13 Things to Love About Steph Curry

13 Things to Love About Steph Curry

15 Things You Need to Know About Antonio Brown

15 Things You Need to Know About Antonio Brown

Dellin Betances Leads a New Era of Bronx Bullpen Dominance

Dellin Betances Leads a New Era of Bronx Bullpen Dominance

WATCH: The Toughest 5 Days In High School Girls’ Soccer

WATCH: The Toughest 5 Days In High School Girls' Soccer

James Harden's Journey From Sixth Man to Franchise Player

James Harden's Journey From Sixth Man to Franchise Player

What the World Cup Means to Abby Wambach

What the World Cup Means to Abby Wambach

How Marcus Mariota Got Ready for the NFL Draft

How Marcus Mariota Got Ready for the NFL Draft

How Skylar Diggins Became the Future of the WNBA

How Skylar Diggins Became the Future of the WNBA

Patrick Willis Announces His Retirement, Fulfills His Legacy

Patrick Willis Announces His Retirement, Fulfills His Legacy

SURVIVING SEALFIT: Meet 3 Guys Who Might Kill Me

SURVIVING SEALFIT: Meet 3 Guys Who Might Kill Me

YardBarker