FIVE-time NBA champion Ron Harper will visit Manila as part of the NBA Global Games Philippines 2013 event next week.
Winner of three titles with the Chicago Bulls and two with the Los Angeles Lakers, Harper will arrive on October 5 and lead the NBA Fan Fiesta the next day at the Activity Center of SM Megamall.
Fans can enjoy the participating sponsors’ booths at the event area and get a chance to win limited edition NBA Global Games merchandise. Fans will also be able to view exclusive videos from past Global Games events and have the chance for a meet and greet with Harper. Fans of all ages are welcome to attend and participate in all the activities, which are absolutely free.
Harper will also lead an NBA Cares activity at Boys Town in Marikina City.
The Houston Rockets and the Indiana Pacers will arrive on October 7 to begin team practices for the game set October 10 at the Mall of Asia Arena.
The Rockets, Pacers and former NBA players are also expected to visit several public basketball courts.
NBA legends Clyde Drexler and former NBA stars Robert Horry and Jalen Rose will also visit Manila, while the Rockets and Pacers will be joined by their dance teams and mascots.
For more on the NBA Global Games, visit nba.com, www.mallofasia-arena.com or check out Facebook.com/philsnba and Twitter @NBA_Philippines.