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The Players’ World Off The Court. A multimedia platform for exclusive NBA and basketball profiles beyond the game.
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Magic forward Jonathan Isaac partnered with and to feed pizza to families in Orlando's Pine Hill neighborhood who have been impacted by the shutdown.
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Meet the MJ of Hungary, Kornel David, who was actually part of the Chicago Bulls’ training camp in 1997 before “The Last Dance" ...
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Great to feature you, Kornel! 🙏
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Dr. Esther AT LEAST WEAR A MASK Choo 8h
I was so excited to have a chance to chat about COVID time and our PPE efforts with , who is both a Portland Trailblazer and a true trailblazer in the world. Thank you, friend!
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In "Hoopers Meet Heroes," Trail Blazers star CJ McCollum spoke with Portland-based ER physician Dr. Esther Choo on co-founding for healthcare workers, heartfelt and uplifting moments she's had during the pandemic, and more. Full chat:
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CloseUp360 May 26
Only 1 Hungarian has ever actually played in the NBA: Kornel David, who was part of the Bulls' training camp in 1997. Go inside Kornel's journey from Europe to Chicago to now scouting internationally for the Bucks. Feature for our "The Last Camp" series:
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CloseUp360 May 26
Bucks guard Pat Connaughton helped raise over $200,000 for relief by hosting 's Athletes Doing Good Radiothon on ESPN Wisconsin. The funds will go to , and 's Foundation.
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CloseUp360 May 26
Russell Westbrook and his provided meals from to nurses in the ICU and units at , near his childhood home in South LA.
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CloseUp360 May 26
Pau Gasol, Marc Gasol and the partnered with and to distribute meals, backpacks and diapers to families in LA who have been impacted by the .
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CloseUp360 May 26
Thunder guard Dennis Schroder is now the sole owner of Braunschweig, the German basketball club on which he starred before coming to the NBA in 2013 as a first-round pick of the Atlanta Hawks. Dennis was previously one of four shareholders in his hometown team.
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CloseUp360 May 23
Toronto Raptors All-Star Kyle Lowry has partnered with and to donate meals to .
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CloseUp360 May 23
Kevin Love is a finalist for the Muhammad Ali Sports Humanitarian Award at the 2020 ESPYs, in recognition of the Cleveland Cavaliers All-Star's efforts to support mental health awareness and Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse staff affected by the shutdown.
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CloseUp360 May 23
Jazz guard Mike Conley has donated a total of $200,000 to help communities in Utah, Ohio, Indiana, Tennessee and Arkansas address food insecurity, homelessness and remote learning needs caused by the shutdown.
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CloseUp360 May 22
Grizzlies forward Jaren Jackson Jr. partnered the Tennessee Department of Education to congratulate the state's graduating class of 2020. "You're going to continue to lead in your own way." -
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CloseUp360 May 22
James Harden won't be competing in "The Match," but he will appear during Sunday's golf event featuring Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson, Tom Brady & Peyton Manning. The Houston Rockets standout will star in a new ad for , in which he is an investor.
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CloseUp360 May 22
76ers forward Tobias Harris' contributions to relief in Philadelphia: - Donating to to help 12 families with their mortgages for 3 months - lunch for workers at - Donating 20K children's books to home libraries with
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CloseUp360 May 22
Manute Bol, the tallest NBA player ever at 7’7”, gave Michael Jordan and the rest of the league problems during the 80s and 90s with his shot-blocking ability. Though Manute passed in 2010, his legacy lives on with his son, 7’2” Bol Bol, who is a Nuggets rookie.
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CloseUp360 May 22
In “Hoopers Meet Heroes," Philly guard Josh Richardson spoke with Kimberly Nowakowski, a hematology-oncology nurse at , where the 76ers established a funding campaign for antibody testing of healthcare workers. Full chat:
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CloseUp360 May 22
Pelicans rookie sensation Zion Williamson is under consideration to star in a sequel to "He Got Game," with Spike Lee directing and Ray Allen reprising his iconic role as Jesus Shuttlesworth.
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CloseUp360 May 22
NBA All-Star Devin Booker partnered with Suns Charities and Local First to donate $100,000 to help restaurants and food vendors in downtown Phoenix feed hungry residents impacted by the shutdown.
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