Giant Basketball Academy is devoted to teaching the proper fundamentals of the game of basketball. GBA runs camps, clinics, and leagues for boys and girls ages 6-14.
At 7’7”, Gheorghe Muresan played in the NBA for seven seasons earning the Most Improved Player Award in 1995-1996. Drafted in 1993 by the Washington Wizards (Bullets), Gheorghe used his 7’10” wingspan to dominate around the basket. A native of Romania, Gheorghe led the NBA in field goal percentage during the 1996-1997 season. Before being drafted by the Bullets, Gheorghe averaged 18.7 points, 10.3 rebounds and 2.8 blocked shots while playing professionally in France. Gheorghe’s talents extend beyond the basketball court. In 1998, he co-starred with Billy Crystal in the film My Giant.