BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Former NBA star Bob Lanier is set to announce the kick-off of a basketball training camp for kids in his hometown of Buffalo.
The eight-week camp is called “Game Changers” and is meant to steer 10- to 18-year-olds away from drugs and crime.READ MORE: Michigan Matters: Theaters & Politics
Lanier and officials from the city of Buffalo and Drug Enforcement Administration are scheduled to release details on Friday. They say the project is being funded through asset forfeiture money.READ MORE: CDC: New Listeria Outbreak Tied To 23 Illnesses, 1 Death
Lanier is an eight-time NBA all-star who retired in 1984 after 14 years in the NBA, with Detroit and Milwaukee.MORE NEWS: Red Wings Hire Lightning Assistant Derek Lalonde As Coach
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