South LA students get the Nipsey Hussle experience

Nipsey Hussle
Rapper Nipsey Hussle out and about in the community, visiting with students at a local elementary school in South Los Angeles on October 22, 2018. The special event the musician took part in was the Hussle x PUMA Hoops LA Court Refurbishment. Courtesy photo

LOS ANGELES, CA-In celebration of PUMA Basketball’s launch of the Clyde Court Disrupt, PUMA Ambassador and rapper Nipsey Hussle partnered to refurbish the basketball court at an elementary school in South Los Angeles near where Nipsey grew up.

<> on October 22, 2018 in Los Angeles, California.

The refurbished court, inspired by the Clyde Court Disrupt and designed by contemporary artist Drew Visuals, was revealed on Monday, Oct. 22 to a group of nearly 200 students. Nipsey Hussle spoke to students ahead of the unveiling and then played with them on the court.

PUMA ambassador Nipsey Hussle holds the attention of 200 students at a South Los Angeles elementary school on Monday, Oct. 22, 2018.

He also presented a $10,000 check to the school, on behalf of PUMA. The students also enjoyed a pizza party and each received a PUMA backpack and t-shirt. Please note that the specific school has asked to remain anonymous.

Students at a South Los Angeles elementary school show rapper Nipsey Hussle some love on Monday, Oct. 22, 2018. Photo Credit: BERK Communications/PUMA
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