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The doctors and nurses at the Biamba Marie Mutombo Hospital are saving lives every day and helping improve health care in the DRC which has…
The Almighty has plans for us to make a place so we can go on and make a difference. It all has to do with…
My heroes always are mostly my parents – my father especially, and my mom, who’s passed on already. My dad is a very strong man,…
My favorite memory is my five years with the Nuggets. From my first day to my last day is a great memory. There wasn’t a…
If I had not played basketball and made the millions of dollars that I had made, I would never have been able to build a…
I’ve always felt obligated to help those less fortunate than me. It’s an obligation that anyone who has a chance to be in the NBA…
I was not very strong growing up, and my uncle used to look at me, like, ‘This kid is not growing up, he is growing…
I just love kids. As a kid, I grew up in a poor country with a poor family that had nothing. I loved anyone who…
I always felt that I had to leave a legacy on the African continent. As I was only the third player to come to the…
Basketball Without Borders is a leadership camp that takes basketball to different places around the world, to Africa, Europe, America and Asia. It’s a camp…
Africa needs more funding to continue to fight all of those diseases. We are losing more than 1.3 million young children under the age of…
When I travel around the globe, I try as hard as I can to represent the NBA and the game of basketball to the best…
It’s easy to be a spokesman and ambassador for a great organization like the NBA. I thank Commissioner David Stern for putting that trust in…
My good friend Yao Ming was the first big player in the NBA to come from China. He gave himself to the game and was…
The NBA is becoming a global game.
When I go to China, people call me ‘Uncle Mo’ because they refer me as Yao Ming’s uncle. I’m pleased to be his uncle as…
Scores of Congolese die each day unnecessarily due to the lack of access to healthcare and modern medicine.
People wonder why I love Africa so much. I say this is where I was born and raised. My roots are in Africa; that’s were…
My decision leaving the Nuggets was based on the organization not saying they had the cap room to sign me.
It’s not easy to teach a child how to win.
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