August 30, 2016

Recently, NBRPA member Pat Burke was featured on Orlando’s WKMG News 6 television station as the station’s ‘Getting Results’ award winner.

WKMG highlighted Burke’s Hoops Life after school basketball program that teaches kids proper technique and knowledge of the game.

Burke gave News 6 a tour of his training facility in Tavares and spoke with them about how his program works. The station also spoke with families involved in the program who rave about Burke’s teachings and dedication.

To view the story on Burke winning the Getting Results award and feature on his Hoops Life program, visit News 6 Orlando's website.


About the National Basketball Retired Players Association
The National Basketball Retired Players Association (NBRPA) is comprised of former professional basketball players from the NBA, ABA, WNBA and Harlem Globetrotters. It is a 501(c) 3 organization with a mission to develop, implement and advocate a wide array of programs to benefit its members, supporters and the community. The NBRPA was founded in 1992 by basketball legends Dave DeBusschere, Dave Bing, Archie Clark, Dave Cowens and Oscar Robertson. The NBRPA works in direct partnerships with the NBA and the National Basketball Players Association. Arnie D. Fielkow is the President and CEO, and the NBRPA Board of Directors includes Chairman of the Board Thurl Bailey, Vice Chairman Dwight Davis, Treasurer Eldridge Recasner, Secretary Nancy Lieberman, Rick Barry, James Donaldson, Mike Glenn, Spencer Haywood, LaRue Martin Jr., David Naves, Johnny Newman and Casey Shaw.