Professional basketball player hosts community giveback

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A professional basketball player from the Bronx held a daylong event in Highbridge Sunday.

Taquan Givens, who plays for the international basketball team Santos de San Luis Potosi in Mexico, participated in a community giveback by offering kids of all ages an opportunity to play basketball and earn trophies.

Givens says the event gave kids something positive to do. He says it was important to him because it also gave the kids inspiration.

The fun-filled day also featured a school supply giveaway.

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