Basketball and India

Sacramento Kings' forward Harrison Barnes attends the Reliance Foundation Jr. NBA National Finals at the NBA Academy India

Harrison Barnes at the NBA India office in Mumbai.
Harrison Barnes at the NBA India office in Mumbai. (NBA)

This past Sunday, Harrison Barnes began his week-long trip in India to promote the continued growth of basketball in the country ahead of the upcoming NBA India Games 2019.

His packed schedule in the country began by attending the Relaince Foundation Jr. NBA National Finals at the NBA Academy India premises in the Delhi NCR Region.

Barnes later presented the trophies to the winning teams - West Region (Girls) and North Region (Boys). However, he wasn't the only player with NBA or NBA G-League experience in attendance.

MORE: When are the NBA India Games

Amjyot Singh, who represented the Oklahoma City Blue and the Wisconsin Herd in the 2018-19 G League season, was also present at the NBA Academy India premises for the basketball clinic.

View this post on Instagram

It's always great to share some beautiful memories with the kids. #wahegurumeharkare🙏

A post shared by Amjyot Singh Gill (@amjyot.gill) on

Barnes, the 2015 NBA Champion, will later travel to Mumbai for a couple of days before returning to Delhi on May 3rd to attend the National Finals of the fourth ACG-NBA Jump.

More from NBA.com

Donovan Mitchell
Mitchell (ankle) out at least another week
NBA.com Staff
#Princepal
Post Ignite: What's next for Princepal?
Yash Matange
#Doncic
Doncic becomes 4th youngest ever to reach 5k points
Yash Matange
#West
Mavs, Blazers clinch key tie-breaker over Lakers
Yash Matange
#Bogdanovic
Red-hot Bogdanovic drops 48 points
Kane Pitman
The 1969-70 NBA Champions - the New York Knicks
OTD: Knicks win 1st NBA title at MSG in 1970
Yash Matange
More News