A Hero Leaves us…. RIP Troy ‘Escalade‘ Jackson


We just got some BREAKING NEWS that streetball legend Troy ‘Escalade‘ Jackson passed away in his sleep last night while in Los Angeles!

Troy ‘Escalade’ Jackson (brother of former NBA baller and analysis Mark Jackson) gained popularity while playing streetball during the AND 1 Mixtape Tour. Troy was born in Queens on January 11, 1976 and played basketball in college while attending the University of Louisville.

More recently, Escalade played for the Ball Up Streetball team.

News spread fast out of Los Angeles as various sources close to Troy are confirming his death. Countless summer leagues and a streetball legend, Troy will be EXTREMELY missed

i have so many words for how sad this is.. i will keep to myself. much respeck

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