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ARLINGTON, VA. (October 25, 2011) – Eight of today’s biggest names in basketball are hooping it up with troops and their families stationed in Hawaii as part of the ‘Hoops for Troops’ USO/Armed Forces Entertainment tour. Making the journey across the Pacific were, Chicago point guard Derrick Rose, Sacramento guard Tyreke Evans, Atlanta center-forward Al Horford, Charlotte point guard D.J. Augustin, New Jersey center Brook Lopez, Phoenix center Robin Lopez, Washington DC center JaVale McGee and Miami forward Mike Miller. Throughout the week-long tour, the group are leading youth clinics, sharing basketball techniques, touring military facilities and playing one-on-one with service members.
"USO Hoops For Troops 2011 - Hawaii"