Grand Rapids Gold

Back to Basketball Youth Clinic Kicks off 2022-23 Season

August 30, 2022 - NBA G League (G League)
Grand Rapids Gold News Release

GRAND RAPIDS, MI - The Grand Rapids Gold, the NBA G League affiliate of the Denver Nuggets, will host a "Back to Basketball" Youth Clinic on Thursday, September 22, to kick off the 2022-23 season. The event, held at the Salvation Army Kroc Center in Grand Rapids and in conjunction with NBA G League teams across the nation, will allow 60 kids ages 8-14 to participate in a free basketball clinic alongside staff from the Grand Rapids Gold and the Denver Nuggets.

WHAT: "Back to Basketball" Youth Clinic

WHEN: Thursday, September 22, from 5:30-7 PM EST


Salvation Army Kroc Center

2500 Division Avenue South

Grand Rapids, MI 49507

WHO: Kids, ages 8-14 years old, plus staff from the Grand Rapids Gold and the Denver Nuggets

WHY: Grand Rapids is getting "Back to Basketball" with a Youth Clinic run by members of the Grand Rapids Gold and the Denver Nuggets. The free youth clinic is a G League-wide event celebrating the return of basketball. It will include a 90-minute clinic, plus an opportunity to meet members of the Grand Rapids Gold including Buckets, the Grand Rapids Gold mascot.

Register at to secure your spot.

The NBA will officially begin the 2022-23 season on October 18, with the G League following soon after.

Stay up to date with all things Gold by following us on social media @NBAGrandRapids on Twitter and Grand Rapids Gold on Instagram & Facebook.

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