Former NBA player talks about his one-of-a-kind basketball camp for deaf kids – VIDEO

mike-glennMike Glenn spent 10 years in the NBA playing for teams like the Knicks and Hawks.

He holds career averages of 7.6 ppg in 16.2 minutes of playing time.

He played a total of 593 NBA games, shooting 54 percent from the field, and 85 percent from the freethrow line.

Since retiring, Glenn has written a book and he makes appearances as a motivational speaker and a basketball analyst.

Now, he’s returning to the court as a coach and giving back to his own community in a big way.

HLN’s Joe Carter sat down with Glenn to talk about his one-of-a-kind basketball camp, designed specifically for hearing impaired or deaf kids.



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Not long ago, former NBA players proposed what they would've changed in the NBA today. ExNBA.com also has a preposition.Which one do you support?

  • Eliminate Western-Eastern conferences in Playoffs, let all teams compete for title (K. Smith) (25%, 33 Votes)
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