• Wes Unseld Jr. enjoying ‘unreal’ experience coaching in Africa
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    Wes Unseld Jr. enjoying ‘unreal’ experience coaching in Africa

    Wes Unseld Jr. is a big history buff, specifically ancient history, and sometimes to the chagrin of his wife. That’s because when they go on vacation, he often plans tours of landmarks and museums when she would rather do other things. His love for history is among the many reasons why Unseld Jr., head coach of the Wizards, decided to participate in the 2022 Basketball Without Borders camp in Cairo, Egypt. Unseld Jr. is currently there along with other NBA coaches, NBA players and Naismith Hall of Famer Dikembe Mutombo to help continue the game’s global expansion. Unseld Jr. in many ways is serving as an ambassador for the sport.…

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  • Mo Bamba dedicates basketball facility in West Africa
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    Mo Bamba dedicates basketball facility in West Africa

    Mo Bamba is living out his NBA dreams with the Orlando Magic. Fresh off signing a two-year, $21 million deal this offseason, Bamba is now helping youth in West Africa reach new heights. This week, Bamba dedicated a new basketball facility at the SOS Village Abobo-Gare in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire (Ivory Coast). The complex features two FIBA-spec basketball courts and rehabilitates electricity and plumbing throughout the village. RELATED: Nets boost NBA championship odds by not trading Kevin Durant. But Brooklyn has a lot to overcome Several children will also have access to over 100 pairs of basketball sneakers. Through his foundation, Bamba collected the sneakers from teammates to donate to the…

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