New York Knicks Fan-Favorite John Starks Hosts Successful Annual Charity Bowl

February 17th, 2011 by Keith Schlosser Leave a reply »
John Starks, one of the most well-known Knicks of all-time, hosted his second Annual Charity Bowl at Lucky Strike Lanes in New York City on Tuesday night.

For an event aimed at raising money for college scholarships for graduating high school students in need (something the John Starks Foundation, currently in its 17th year, does year-round), the bowling alley housed a packed collection of fans and supporters, as well as a few of Starks' former teammates and competitors.

The same intensity and dedication that Starks displayed during his playing days as a Knick donning orange and blue is the same that makes so many people come out and support him and the entire foundation’s staff as they work to provide a different type of assist, this time to deserving students.

"The foundation has helped a multitude of students achieve a college education, awarding over 200 scholarships," Starks said.

Aside from contributing to a great cause, attendees were welcomed to share a game of pool with another Knicks fan favorite (and current assistant GM), Allan Houston, or test their bowling skills against the likes of NBA veterans Scott Burrell and ...

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