Category: Pages Published on Tuesday, 20 March 2012 Written by Big Apple Basketball
The Big Apple Basketball men's touring team has featured former NBA players Lloyd Daniels (Spurs, Sixers, Lakers, Kings, Nets, Raptors and Hawks/1992-1998) and Greg Butler (Knicks and Clippers/1988-1991), along with many players from college powers, such as, St. John's, Georgetown, UConn, Oregon and Virginia.
2002 NBA draft picks Rasual Butler (Miami Heat/LaSalle U.) and Corsley Edwards (Sacramento Kings/Central Conn. St.) have competed against the Big Apple Basketball touring team.
The team has played in New York City, Philadelphia, Baltimore and traveled the east coast from Virginia to Vermont.
-afford talented players the opportunity to gain exposure vs. excellent competition.
-enable players to improve and maintain their skill level.
-many players have used this tour as a "springboard" for other professional basketball playing opportunities, such as internationally and in U.S. minor leagues, with the help of the Big Apple Basketball staff.