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Rival Denver Basketball Teams Surprise Player With Disability

By KDVR, 01/20/20, 8:30PM CST


Rival Denver basketball teams showed what true sportsmanship is all about.

DENVER — Two eighth grade boys basketball teams from Denver showed true sportsmanship this week when they performed a random act of kindness toward a player with a disability.

Florida Pitt Waller Middle School and Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Early College are fierce rivals when it comes to boys basketball.

“It’s always a big game,” explained Shurrod Maxey, a boys basketball coach from MLK. "Always a rivalry.”