Former NBA and college standout Stephen Howard-who works as a college basketball TV analyst for ESPN and a NBA analyst for Fox-joined the NBA ALUMNI in New Orleans for their annual conference August 17. During the conference, Howard acted as a media spokesman for the NBRPA.
Online PR News – 23-August-2012 – Plano – Former NBA and college standout Stephen Howard – who works as a college basketball TV analyst for ESPN and the TV studio analyst for the Oklahoma City Thunder – joined the National Basketball Retired Players Association (NBRPA) in New Orleans for the annual Legends World Sports Conference August 17-19. As part of the largest networking and community service event of its kind for former professional basketball players, Howard spoke to student’s at Xavier Preparatory High School and acted as a media spokesman for the NBRPA.
“As a former NBA player, I understand the challenges associated with transitioning into life after basketball,” Howard said. “It is an honor to speak on behalf of our Retired Players Association – whose mission is to help members navigate life after basketball – in order to raise awareness. And as the son of two educators, I always enjoy the opportunity to share my personal story with students of all ages.”
About Stephen Howard
Award winning speaker, author, and basketball commentator, Stephen Howard has been presenting and speaking worldwide for more than half a decade. He has been leading, inspiring, overcoming adversity and seemingly impossible odds his whole life. In his talks, Stephen provides the “wow” that audiences crave, while delivering the substance that event planners value.
A former NBA journeyman, Howard uses stories from his journey that took him from a small private school in Dallas, to being a collegiate Academic All American at DePaul University, to the NBA and across the globe, and presently an ESPN college basketball analyst to inspire, motivate, and challenge all who hear his story.