Tarik Black: Giving Back

Tarik Black: Giving Back

Terry Davis, Special to The New Tri-State Defender Former University of Memphis star Tarik Black hosted 50 area boys at Ridgeway High School for a basketball camp unlike most others. In addition to teaching basketball skills, campers learned about life off the court —...

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Mid-South basketball star helps kids make an impact

Mid-South basketball star helps kids make an impact

A Mid-South basketball star is teaching more than just basketball skills. Tarik Black concluded his first camp, called Transformation 50, that seeks to help youth make an impact off the court. It was a packed house Thursday at a gala hosted by the Tarik Black...

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Memphis NBA Player Tarik Black Pays It Forward

Memphis NBA Player Tarik Black Pays It Forward

by Smart City Memphis (RSS) | July 3rd, 2017 12:51am CDT When you are 6 feet 9 inches tall and earn $6 million a year as an NBA player, people listen to you when you speak. That was clear from the interest in Tarik Black’s recent news conference announcing his new...

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Tarik Black returns to Memphis to start foundation

Tarik Black returned to Memphis a few days after his most successful NBA season Black and announced the Tarik Black Foundation and the inaugural Transformation50 Basketball & Life Skills Camp. Mark Giannotto, USA TODAY NETWORK – Tennessee Published 3:07 p.m. CT...

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