NBA star and Seattle SuperSonics player Rashard Lewis to visit Mumbai

The American NBA champion Rashard Lewis will be in India from January 26 to 29. He will also meet the participants from the Reliance Foundation Jr NBA program in Bengaluru

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On January 21, the National Basketball Association (NBA) announced that the NBA star and former champion Rashard Lewis will be visiting India from January 26 to 29. As a part of his tour, the basketball player will be visiting Mumbai's Shoppers Stop in Inorbit Mall at Malad and promote the launch of the NBA Fanwear Collection.

Alongside, Lewis will also meet the participants from the Reliance Foundation Jr NBA program in Bengaluru.

The NBA's contribution to the growth of basketball in India has been amazing. There's a lot more in store for NBA fans in India this year and I'm excited to be a part of the celebration of the game,” Lewis said.

Lewis, a 6'10" forward from Pineville, Louisiana, was selected 32nd overall by the Seattle SuperSonics in the 1998 NBA Draft. He was named as an NBA All-Star in 2005 and 2009 and won the NBA Championship with the Miami Heat in 2013.

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