NBA Legends at Kavikas - Sponsored by Italia and IS Vodka

NBRPA - Basketball Legends Party
Wednesday, March 14    7:30pm
Kavikas Grill and Bar, Long Beach

Come join us for this exclusive, invitation only Special Event and get the Summer Season started... for a great cause !!  Join 50 of the most well known ex-NBA Basketball Players for mingling and fun !!  

The National Basketball Retired Players Association (NBRPA) is meeting at Kavikas Grill & Bar, then follow on with Dinner and lots of Silent and Live Auction items to benefit their Players Foundation.  Walk the Red Carpet with your favorite Players, get autographs and Media Wall photographs galore.  

Guests are welcome to come mingle with the Players, bid on signed basketballs (autographed right there), NBA merchandise and lots of prizes.  The Los Angeles Clippers players will be joining us, after their game. Dancing and drinks too, into the night.  There is no admission charge, just what you eat and drink.  Bring the kids too, until 10pm, then 21+.  

Generously Sponsored by: Kavikas Grill & Bar, IS Vodka, Italia Wine Imports and SoCal Beer Company.   Click Here for the Press Release.

With energetic new leadership and a unified Board, the future has never been brighter at the NBRPA.  Nearly 20 years old, the Association provides a host of programs, services and benefits designed to help retired basketball players and their families successfully navigate life after the retiring from the game. In support of its membership, the NBRPA proactively offers a full menu of education, health, finance and career/life transition benefits to retired basketball players and their families.  More information at

• Public invited at 7:30pm, after the meeting
• Red Carpet and Photo/Video Wall 7:30-8:00pm
• Mingle with the Players, photo and autograph opportunities
• Auction signed Basketballs, NBA Merchandise and Clothing
• Special Guest Star Emcee - Saul Escudero
• Live Entertainment, and DJ dancing afterwards
• No admission charge, donations accepted

Basketball Players confirmed to appear:

Lucius Allen, Michael Cage, Mark Campanaro, Darwin Cook, David Cooke, Dan Issel, Glen McDonald, Louie Nelson, Norm Nixon, Reggie Theus, Ernest Vandeweghe, Kim Hughes, Jamaal Wilkes, David Greenwood, Flynn Robinson, Jerry Chambers, Larry Spriggs, John Williams, Freeman Williams, Brian Taylor, Eric Money, Danny Schayes, Tommy Hawkins, Shawn Rooks, Kenny Fields, Tracy Murray, Derek Strong, Jamaal Sampson, Sam Williams and Rick Darnell Co-Presidents.  Duane Cooper, Pooh Richardson, and many other former Players.  Los Angeles Clippers Players will join us after their game that night.

Complimentary Parking of course, at the Aquarium and Pike garages, validated at Kavikas.  All ages welcome until 10pm, then 21+.  Dressy Casual attire.

By Invitation Only

Kavikas Grill and Bar
95 Aquarium Way
Long Beach, CA 90802

Website with Map

 Additional Event Information and Dinner Reservations -
call Kavikas at (562) 432-8700

 See you there !!!

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