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The Legends of Basketball NBRPA organization of Houston, held a spectacular round of events for the All-Star Weekend 2013. This year held in the entertainment capital of the world Houston, Texas.

To start the weekend was a golf tournament held at the Red Stone Golf Club, where the guest enjoyed a meet and greet with a deli style lunch and socializing in the beautiful weather.

A final call of the Legends line-up of event was the Red Carpet Soiree, held at the Mercedes-Benz of Houston Greenway. The entire showroom was transformed into an elegant evening of live music, delights from local restaurants, spirits and beautiful people out to have fun.

The NBRPA Houston Chapter
The National Basketball Retired Players Association (NBRPA) was founded in 1992 by NBA Legends Dave DeBusschere, Dave Bing, Archie Clark, Dave Cowens, and Oscar Robertson. The NBRPA is a non-profit association comprised of former professional basketball players of the NBA, ABA, and Harlem Globetrotters. For the past ten years, the NBRPA has hosted the premier event of NBA All-Star Weekend, the "Legends of Basketball All-Star Weekend". This "Legendary Event" attracts the hottest names in sports and entertainment. The Legends will host over 10,000 guests; including, 600 NBRPA members (over 100 NBA Champions, 50 Hall of Famers and 11 Chapters).

Each NBRPA Chapter is governed by a Board of Directors, which comprises of basketball legends. In Houston, the board members, in collaboration with a Business Advisory Council, are responsible for strategic planning and oversight as well as day-to-day operational management of the organization.

Major Jones
President, NBRPA- Houston Chapter
Kevin Loder
Vice President, NBRPA-Houston Chapter
John Egan
Treasurer, NBRPA-Houston Chapter
Howard Smith
Secretary, NBRPA-Houston Chapter
Ollie Taylor
Sergeant at Arms, NBRPA-Houston Chapter
Harvey Catchings
Board Member, NBRPA-Houston Chapter & NBRPA National Organization
Steve Hayes
Board Member, NBRPA-Houston Chapter & NBRPA National Organization

As Jamsource/Runway Magazine acted as a Media Sponsor for this year Legends All-Star Weekend, found it to be a pleasure and enjoyed the chance to meet the ones that paved the way for the industry.
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