Showing posts with label sports stars who give back. Show all posts
Showing posts with label sports stars who give back. Show all posts

February 18, 2011

NY Mets David Wright Sure Bet for Opening Day

For many of us there's still snow covering the ground with no sign of spring but the New York Mets spring training got under way on Tuesday. There's still plenty of time and a lot can happen between now and Opening Day against the Marlins on April 1st but it's a pretty sure bet that David Wright will be in the lineup!

March 17, 2010

Dwight Howard: Gifted and Giving Basketball Star

Dwight Howard NEW!Gifted and Giving Basketball Star
Author: Ryan Basen
State Affiliation of Author: NC
State Affiliation of Title: FL

ISBN-10: 0-7660-3586-7-->
Publication Year: 2010
Interest Level: Grades 5-up
Page Count: 128
Description: Dwight Howard is one of the most electrifying young basketball players today, as well as one of the most generous. After reaching the NBA finals in 2009, Howard's team, the Orlando Magic, has never been closer to its first championship. Howard started his own charity in 2004, the Dwight D. Howard Foundation, and often volunteers in the community and hosts his own basketball camps to help kids improve at the game.

March 10, 2010

Beckham's Return!

David Beckham faces Manchester United today for the first time since leaving the team in 2003. Beckham plays for AC Milan- the team he is "on loan" to from LA Galaxy- in a Champions League match.

For more information, see this article:

Enslow has a great new book out on David Beckham, click this link to check it out! David Beckham: Gifted and Giving Soccer Star