Dante Cunningham is a forward for the Minnesota Timberwolves, in his first year with the team and fourth overall in the NBA. The Timberwolves are Cunningham's fourth team in four years, after initially being drafted by the Portland Trail Blazers in 2009. To this point in the 2012-2013 season, the Maryland native/Villanova alum is averaging 7.2 points and 5.1 rebounds per game.
Last Friday, iFolloSports.com was on hand as Cunningham appeared at a Timberwolves holiday basketball clinic for kids at Maple Grove Junior High, in the Twin Cities suburb of Maple Grove (MN). Cunningham took questions and ran various basketball drills with the large gathering of youngsters.
Above is iFolloSports.com original video of Cunningham overseeing ball handling instruction for participants, who were very excited to work with an NBA player.
For fans interested in seeing other T-Wolves efforts within their local community, check out this iFolloSports.com original story chronicling All-Star forward Kevin Love's appearance at a similar camp in September.