Detroit Hoops Icons Convene For A Good Cause (Photos)

Last month, numerous Detroit area basketball greats took part in the NBA Cares: Full Court Press “Prep for Success” event at the University of Detroit Mercy. The gala featured retired NBA players and was headlined by Jalen Rose, Dave Bing, Derrick Coleman, Rick Mahorn and Jimmy King. Full Court Press mentors underserved youth with role models for basketball and life.

Michigan based iFolloSports.com correspondent Lance Martinez was at the event and gathered the below original photos.

Jalen Rose talking to kids.

Jalen Rose Full Court Press Prep for Success

Derrick Coleman mentoring the youth.

Derrick Coleman Full Court Press Prep for Success

Former Detroit Mayor Dave Bing speaking.

Dave Bing Full Court Press Prep for Success

A full group photo, including former lottery pick Willie Burton. 

Detroit Hoops Icons Convene For A Good Cause (Photos)

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