NBPA, SWAC AND SIAC PRESENT 2ND ANNUAL TOP 50 CAMP

 2nd Annual Top 50 Camp To Be Held At The Atlanta University Center NEW YORK, NY, April 18, 2018 — The National Basketball Players Association (NBPA), the Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (“SIAC”) and the Southwestern Athletic Conference (“SWAC”) are pleased to announce their continued partnership in hosting the 2nd annual Top 50 Basketball Camp. The Camp will take place July 27th-29th on the campus of

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Black History Month x #PlayersVoice

In celebration of Black History Month, the NBPA has released a #PlayersVoice series which features some of the leagues elite speaking on the trailblazing efforts of those in the African American community –– past and present. Marvin Williams on #BHM #PlayersVoice pic.twitter.com/Z9lL2oob1l — NBPA (@TheNBPA) February 28, 2018          

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NBPA Hosts First-Ever International Business Academy in Milan

At the end of June, 10 NBA players traveled to Milan, Italy, for the NBPA’s newly developed International Business Academy. In partnership with the SDA Bocconi School of Management, the NBPA created the three-day program, which lasted from June 26-28, to help players focus on branding in the global economy. The program was led by SDA Bocconi professors Dino Ruta, a professor of human resources

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Dwight Howard Ensures Safety and Hygiene for African Girls, Empowers Atlanta Youth

For many girls living in the developing world, one of life’s most natural occurrences leads to shame, suffering and absence from school for up to five days per month. Menstruation, a monthly occurrence for more than 300 million women and girls around the world, presents a huge challenge in places like Tanzania, where sanitary products are mostly available to women and girls of privilege. Those who

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Dirk the DH: Dirk Nowitzki Hosts Annual Celebrity Baseball Game in Dallas

This past week, Dirk Nowitzki became likely the tallest player on any pro baseball field in the U.S., when he hosted the Heroes Celebrity Baseball Game in front of a 10,000-plus, sold-out crowd at Dr. Pepper Ballpark in Frisco, Texas. The event has been going on for 16 years, and the Mavericks star has been taking the lead on it for the past six. “It’s been

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