The Penetrators share the same colors as their real-life counterparts, the New York Knicks.
- Tyrone Hancock is a former player Penetrators player in the 80's, until he was banned in 1985 due to drug charges. An Eris shoe, named the Hancock in honor of the player, is colored blue and orange (the team colors).
- The name "Penetrators" is a reference to sexual intercourse.
- Pedestrians can be seen wearing Liberty Penetrators clothing such as hoodies, caps, etc.
- Liberty City Warriors, another professional men's basketball team based in the same city.
- Liberty City Salamanders, a professional women's basketball team based in the same city.
- Los Santos Saints, a professional men's basketball (and baseball) team based in Los Santos in GTA San Andreas.
- Los Santos Dribblers, a professional men's basketball team based in Los Santos in GTA San Andreas.