LEGENDS OF BASKETBALL TAKE ON CLEVELAND FOR FULL COURT PRESS CLINIC
Former professional basketball players mentor young athletes on and off the court on April 7, 2018
CLEVELAND (April 4, 2018) – The Legends of Basketball will make its way to East Cleveland to mentor young athletes during the National Basketball Retired Players Association’s (NBRPA) Full Court Press: Prep for Success event. The event will take place on Saturday, April 7 (9 a.m. – 3 p.m. ET) at Shaw High School.
The NBRPA, in partnership with the Jr. NBA, Police Athletic League, Leadership Foundations and National Basketball Coaches Association, will welcome boys and girls ages eight to 18. The program is designed to support the development of young people both on-and off-the-court through basketball instruction, mentorship and life skills curriculum. Former professional basketball standouts including Larry Nance, Bonnie Dove, Emanuel Leaks, Clinton Smith, Derek Polk and Michael Russell.
This event has been sponsored by local businesses of the City of East Cleveland, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Happy’s Pizza, Chief Leader Life Foundation, and Positive Vibes Social Lounge.
Vanessa E. Veals
Chief of Police, Executive Assistant
East Cleveland Police Department
East Cleveland Police Athletic/Activities League (PAL)
14340 Euclid Avenue
East Cleveland, Ohio 44112