Since 1993

Hoop City

Memphis and hardwood have been synonymous since the city was founded in 1819.

Throughout the 19th century and early 20th century, hardwood was the city’s economic heart - right alongside to cotton.

For much of the 20th and 21st centuries, basketball was and continues to be the city’s civic heart.

Memphis Hardwood is a place to talk about hoops in hoop city.