NBA FAMILY TO TIP OFF NBA CARES ALL-STAR COMMUNITY CARAVAN WITH NBA FIT ALL-STAR YOUTH CELEBRATION


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And the day everyone waited so much for is finally here. It is official ! The 2012 All-Star Games Orlando are finally here, and it is occupying the Convention Center and the Amway Arena.

At the opening ceremony all NBA major figures, athletes, and city authorities were present. More than 500 local boys and girls to hit the courts at NBA All-Star Jam Session .

The Conventions Center was transformed in a huge complex to receive Fit, a program for youth through Basketball that got everybody involved. The games have just begun and there will be a lot more on the next few days.

For now just look at the pictures they are really worth a million words. If you look into the map you will have a detailed idea of how the Orange County Convention Center was transformed to fit all the many activities  during the days  Orlando will celebrate the All-Star Games.

The entire Community is now invited, families and children participating, it is a great Basketball celebration !

Bellow all NBA Legends present at the Jam Session

Bob Lanier – NBA Legend and NBA Cares Ambassador
Nick Anderson – NBA Legend and Orlando Magic Ambassador
Bo Outlaw – NBA Legend and Orlando Magic Ambassador
Darryl Dawkins – NBA Legend
Dikembe Mutombo – NBA Legend
Robert Horry – NBA Legend
George Gervin – NBA Legend
A.C. Green – NBA Legend
Bruce Bowen – NBA Legend
Luc Longley – NBA Legend
Kyrie IrvingCleveland Cavaliers guard
MarShon Brooks – N.J. Nets guard-forward
Maurice Evans – Washington Wizards guard-forward
Tamika Catchings – Indiana Fever forward
Sophia Young – San Antonio Silver Stars forward
Briann January – Indiana Fever guard
Teresa Edwards – WNBA Legend
More than 500 local boys and girls

The NBA Cares All-Star Community Caravan  with the NBA FIT All-Star Youth Celebration for more than 500 boys and girls from the Jr. Magic program. Immediately following the 2012 NBA All-Star Jam Session
Opening Ceremony, NBA and WNBA players and legends will lead youngster through a variety of fitness stations on six different courts while emphasizing the importance of living an active, healthy lifestyle.

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