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NBA player teaches amateurs in Putuo stadium

August 03, 2017 |

NBA star Jeremy Lin from New York showed up at the Putuo District Sports Center on Monday to teach local amateurs how to improve their basketball skills.

Lin was invited by the organizer of the Shanghai Amateur Basketball Competition as a special guest. He shared his experience as a professional player and his tips for young players.

Sixteen amateurs were invited to the court to demonstrate their basketball skills.

The competition is part of the Shanghai Amateur Games, which include volleyball, badminton and table tennis competitions. The games began in May and will end in September.