NBA’s Chris Bosh Taking Talents To Juhu Beach

Miami Heat's Bosh gestures after returning to position at the end of a timeout against the Boston Celtics in in Miami

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He just won his second title with the Miami Heat so for a victory lap Chris Bosh is helping the NBA spread it’s brand by going to Mumbai, India from July 16-19.  He will be taking the Larry O’Brien trophy along with him to give Indian fans a chance to pose with it and him, conducting coaching clinics, and just generally acting as a goodwill ambassador to spread the NBA’s brand of basketball.

Bosh said “I am excited for the chance to visit India and help build interest in the game I love. The NBA is a global game and I hear that basketball is becoming pretty popular over there so I am looking forward to teaching kids that may end up in our league one day…..” when asked about his impending trip to India.

The NBA is already very popular in China, the Philippines, and other Asian countries along with India.   This NBA finals featured 10 international players on the San Antonio Spurs and Miami Heat rosters.  A record 215 countries using 47 different languages watched the Miami Heat‘s Big Three of Lebron James, Dwayne Wade, and Chris Bosh defend their title against Tim Duncan‘s San Antonio Spurs.

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