NBPA Summer Basketball Camps

Summer 2022 marked the return of NBPA Grassroots LIVE in-person experiences highlighted by their grassroots programming, hosting the 5th annual NBPA Summer Basketball Camp & partnering with JDS Sports to run the historic (53 years) Five Star Basketball Camp by co-producing NBPA x Five- Star Basketball. These programs provided 400+ boys and girls, ages 9-17, with a structured basketball learning experience that emphasized fundamental skill development and team participation.

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2022 LIVE Dates & Locations


2022 Camp Elements

  • 2022 NBPA Camp featured more players appearing to impact the lives of NBPA campers (3-4 players per camp)
  • NBPA Camp provided expert basketball instruction and training
  • Written player evaluation and feedback from NBPA Camp coaches
  • Giveaways, trophies and end-of-camp awards ceremony.
  • Financial Literacy and Life Skills components for all ages
  • Uniforms: jersey and basketball shorts for all campers provided by Champion Logo
  • NBPA 2K gaming lounges featuring NBA2K22 game play


Past NBPA Camp guest lectures and speakers included: Cole Anthony, Jalen Brunson, Wednell Carter Jr, Jordan Clarkson, Hamidou Diallo, Spencer Dinwiddie, Andre Drummond, Clyde Frazier, Rudy Gobert, Aaron Gordon, Tim Hardaway Jr., Tobias Harris, Buddy Hield, Sabrina Ionescu (WNBPA), Enes Kanter, Kyle Kuzma, Damion Lee, Kevin Love, Malik Monk, Alonzo Mourning, Nneka Ogwumike (WNBPA), Ticha Penicheiro (WNBPA), Julius Randle, Collin Sexton, John Wall, Kemba Walker, Hassan Whiteside, Herb Williams, Lou Williams, James Wiseman, Trae Young & Jahlil Okafor.

2022 Camp Recap Videos




Since 1966, over 250,000 players and coaches have come through Five-Star's camps and clinics. Notable alumni include Michael Jordan, LeBron James, Stephen Curry, Mike Krzyzewski, Chris Paul, Tim Duncan, Kevin Durant, Patrick Ewing, John Calipari, Dwyane Wade, Carmelo Anthony, Kyrie Irving, Anthony Davis, and many more. Join us for an all-around great basketball experience.




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