Wednesday, June 29, 2016 || By COMMUNITY EDITOR ||@maywoodnews || @village_free

James “Papa” Brewer — who led the Proviso East Pirates men’s varsity basketball team to its first state championship in 1969 before going on to a standout career at the University of Minnesota and, eventually, in the NBA — will be inducted into the Chicagoland Sports Hall of Fame. 270 more words