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Jordan Clarkson offers advice to Kobe Paras

May 24, 2015 - 3:17 PM

Fil Am Lakers guard Jordan Clarkson knows what it s like to be a college bound basketball player like Kobe Paras

Kobe Paras (R) might join Jordan Clarkson (L) one day as an NBA player of Filipino heritage

NBA stars Clarkson, Burke moved by PH kids’ love for basketball

May 24, 2015 - 2:54 PM

From the players’ arrival and until way after they left the oven hot covered court there was not a straight face to be found

Lakers' Jordan Clarkson together with Trey Burke of Utah Jazz and NBA Legend Horace Grant conducted an NBA Cares basketball clinic on May 23, at a Basketball court in Tondo, Manila. The clinic was participated by 60 unprivileged local youth from a non-profit organization. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Jordan Clarkson wants to help Gilas Pilipinas

May 24, 2015 - 1:51 PM

Jordan Clarkson would have to become a naturalized player to join the Philippine basketball team but that doesn t stop him from wanting to help

NATIONAL GUARD. Jordan Clarkson wants to assist the Gilas Pilipinas team, whether or not he's on the squad. Photo by Josh Albelda

Jordan Clarkson on his Filipino heritage: 'It’s why I play'

May 24, 2015 - 1:24 PM

Jordan Clarkson whose mother is Filipino can t help but feel at home in his first visit to the Philippines

Jordan Clarkson has been feted as a guest of honor in his first visit to the Philippines. The Lakers guard's mother is a Filipina. Photo by Josh Albelda

IN PHOTOS: Jordan Clarkson teaches basketball skills in Tondo

May 23, 2015 - 1:17 PM

The Fil Am Lakers guard teaches Filipino youth the fundamentals of shooting and dribbling

Photo by Josh Albelda

IN PHOTOS: NBA stars, legends teach Pinoys basketball

Oct 09, 2013 - 8:34 PM

NBA stars and legends teach Pinoys basketball basics

IN PHOTOS: Matt Bonner for NBA Cares

Sep 06, 2013 - 8:12 PM

Matt Bonner came to town to teach underprivileged kids the basics of basketball

Spurs' Bonner set to arrive for NBA Cares

Sep 04, 2013 - 5:53 PM

Matt Bonner of the San Antonio Spurs is coming over for the NBA Cares program

WINNER. Bonner helped San Antonio reach the NBA Finals the past season. Photo by AFP/Mike Ehrmann.