The rematch of last June's NBA Finals headlined the league's holiday slate, and didn't disappoint.
The call was made by NBA player Enes Kanter while on a recent visit courtesy of the Nile Dialogue platform.
Enas Kanter urged them not to ignore academics
The champions and their opponents struggled to score, finishing the first quarter with a basket each.
“It is important to get NBA players to talk to our young basketball players."
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