Memphis Grizzlies guard Mike Conley will headline China’s NBA Nation 2015 tour from July 24-29 where he will tip off the festivities in Beijing by hosting an NBA FIT Clinic and participate in a variety of basketball activities, sign autographs and interact with fans.
NBA Nation, the NBA’s largest free basketball and lifestyle touring event, will travel to Beijing, Shanghai, Chengdu and Shenzhen from July 24 – September 5. The four-city tour will give fans of all ages an opportunity to participate in basketball contests and NBA FIT clinics to stay active and healthy. NBA dance teams and mascots will also be on hand to entertain fans.
Conley joins a group of NBA players that also includes Luis Scola (Toronto), Rajon Rondo (Sacramento), Harrison Barnes (Golden State) and Klay Thompson (Golden State) on the NBA Nation 2015 tour in China. Barnes and Thompson will bring The Larry O’Brien Trophy to Chengdu to celebrate the Warriors’ NBA championship with fans.
NBA Nation, with the support of its partners including Anta, Gatorade, Master Kong, Spalding, ZTE, Tencent, BesTV, Chongqing Satellite TV and DeNA, will offer a multitude of digital activations and activities to entertain and engage fans of all ages.
Coverage from Conley’s travels throughout China will be posted on Grizzlies.com and through all affiliated social sites: @memgrizz on Twitter and Instagram and the team’s official Facebook page.
NBA Nation’s schedule is as follows: