PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Philadelphia Parks and Recreation is getting a big assist from Sixers star Matisse Thybulle. For every steal Thybulle makes in the playoffs, $500 will be donated to Parks and Rec.
Artist Gloss Black is also selling 300 custom prints of Thybulle’s mural in Fishtown that honors him.READ MORE: Methacton Lacrosse Coach Garth Little Facing Charges After Video Captures Him Shoving Student-Athlete Homeowner's Body Found Following Explosions, Massive Fire In Lower Providence Township Townhouses
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100% of those sales will also be given to the city to help refurbish area basketball courts.