“This group of ladies is sponsored by WNBA’s Sylar Diggins. I really was impressed by her story. When I approached her about doing a girls version of Little Ballers…I wanted to tell their story and share the parallel stories of a lot of the WNBA stories. I want to have the spectrum to show that we are not monolithic as a people. I want to show the dignity of our families,” McCrary said.
The series premieres Friday, March 3 at 9 p.m on Nickelodeon. Listen to the entire interview below.