Tributes about as basketball guru Howard Garfinkel passes away at 86

BY Barry Werner • May 7, 2016

Basketball legend Howard Garfinkel died on Saturday at the age of 86.

Here is his bio:

Garfinkel was a co-founder of the Five-Star basketball camp, and ran it from 1966 through 2008. Garfinkely helped develop many players and was influential in the coaching careers of Rick Pitino and John Calipari.

You want some of the names who attended Five-Star: Michael Jordan, LeBron James, Isiah Thomas, and Kevin Durant.

Twitter paid homage:


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