Kevin Garnett helps bring cheer to children at holiday charity event The NBA veteran showed off his softer side during the Nets' special event on Tuesday. By Andy Nesbitt Dec 17, 2013 at 5:29p ET If you've ever watched Kevin Garnett play hoops you know he often has a very intense look on his face. He's a pretty feisty dude. We saw the softer side of KG on Tuesday, however, as he posed with some local kids at the team's annual holiday event. KG smiles with local kids at our Holiday Shopping event at Cookies today! #NBAgiveBIG pic.twitter.com/WFuJQlH3ge— Brooklyn Nets (@BrooklynNets) December 17, 2013 Here's a video of the team picking out gifts with some of the kids.