Basketball superstars LeBron James, Chris Paul, Dwyane Wade and Carmelo Anthony announced today they are joining forces to host a four-city exhibition tour visiting Akron, New Orleans, Chicago and New Jersey. Each event will feature an exhibition game with two teams of 10 renowned players (to be announced), charitable community events, and basketball skills clinics for local children, presented by Five-Star Basketball – the premier basketball teaching and instruction program in the country, and the former camp of the four tour hosts. Proceeds from The Google+ Homecoming Tour will benefit each player’s charitable foundation.
All four exhibition games will be streamed live on the official The Google+ Homecoming Tour page, accessible here. Tickets go on sale via Ticketmaster at 10:00 a.m. local time November 22 for New Orleans and Chicago, and 10:00 a.m. local time November 23 for New Jersey. Tickets for Akron will be available at 10:00 a.m. local time on November 22 via 888-99-AKRON and at the InfoCision Stadium ticket office.
The Google+ Homecoming Tour Schedule
December 1 (7 p.m.) – James A. Rhodes Arena, University of Akron (Akron, OH)
December 3 (12 p.m.) – Lakefront Arena, University of New Orleans (New Orleans, LA)
December 7 (8 p.m.) – UIC Pavilion, University of Chicago-Illinois (Chicago, IL)
December 10 (7 p.m.) – Izod Center (East Rutherford, NJ)