The National Basketball Association (NBA) on Thursday declared that previous NBA player Andre Miller will visit India to help the proceeded with development of basketball in the nation. Mill operator will go to Delhi-NCR where he will visit the NBA Basketball School on October 30 at that point lead a facility for prospects at The NBA Academy India on October 31.
“I’m looking forward to my first visit to India to see firsthand how the NBA has been developing basketball in the country,” said Miller.
“I understand there’s a lot of potential in India, and I’m excited to contribute to the growth of the sport,” he said.
Miller, a point monitor from Los Angeles, was chosen eighth in general by the Cleveland Cavaliers in the 1999 NBA Draft. Miller was named to the NBA All-Rookie First Team in 2000 and was the association pioneer in helps for the 2001-02 season. Miller positions ninth on the NBA’s record-breaking help pioneers.
Since 2006, more than 30 dynamic and resigned NBA and WNBA players have gone by India with the NBA, including Sim Bhullar, Bruce Bowen, Muggsy Bogues, Chris Bosh, Swin Cash, Tamika Catchings, Seth Curry, Pau Gasol, Robert Horry, Dwight Howard, Robin Lopez, Brian Shaw, Shawn Marion, Jason Richardson and Kevin Durant.