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Growing Up In NYC Playing Against Future NBA Players (SHOOTIN' THE SH*T | ERVING WALKER)

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Click here to subscribe to Grit Media now: http://www.youtube.com/user/gritmediaco/about As a youngster, Erv Walker was considered one of the best high school basketball players in NYC. In his latest video episode of "SHOOTIN' THE SH*T," Erv talks about playing with and against current NBA players, Kemba Walker and Lance Stephenson when they were kids. Your whole life you had one dream: To make it to the NBA.Erving “Erv” Walker was a basketball prodigy touted to be the next great NYC point guard to shine in the NBA. At only 5’8”, Erv went on to play basketball at the University of Florida. Though he broke numerous school records, Erv still has come up short on making an NBA roster. How does he deal with not making it? Check out "DEPLOYED | ERVING WALKER." DEPLOYED Series Each season, the NBA only employs 450 players. What happens to all those who don’t make it? Some of them go play professional basketball overseas. It may sound like a dream job, but language barriers and loneliness are only some of the challenges players deal with. In our latest video series, “DEPLOYED,” Grit Media follows the journey of 3 American basketball players as they prepare to leave everything behind and play abroad professionally. Follow Grit Media here: Facebook: www.facebook.com/grit.media.co Twitter: www.twitter.com/gritmedia Instagram: www.instagram.com/gritmedia Credits: Edited by Tom Yang Music: "A Chance" by Vanilla (https://vanillabeats.bandcamp.com/album/soft-focus)