Originally written on Turn On The Knicks  |  Last updated 11/18/14
On Sunday, August 18, New York Knicks point guard Raymond Felton hosted a free basketball clinic for a group of more then 50 local children and their mentors in the Big Brothers Big Sisters of New York City mentoring programs. He was kicking off his new position of Ambassador Big for the organization. The charity event was held at the Taffner Fieldhouse at St. John’s University in Queens, New York, where the “Bigs” and “Littles” had an opportunity to learn the ins-and-outs of basketball from the Knicks point guard. Felton, who was once a “Big Brother” himself in Charlotte, North Carolina, and his trainer led practice drills and activities on basketball fundamentals including dribbling, passing, and shooting. Showing an immense amount of leadership and guidance to these children, Felton is no stranger to giving back to the community. Not only has Felton supported the BBBS of NYC, he recently launched his 8th annual Felton Basketball Camp in South Carolina, where he recently had his ...
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