|TWO-TIME NBA CHAMPION JOEL ANTHONY TO VISIT ROSLYN|
MONTREAL, MAY 12, 2014 – Having attended high school and CEGEP only blocks away, two-time NBA Champion Joel Anthony is set to surprise students at Roslyn Elementary School (4699 Westmount) in Westmount with a visit on Thursday, May 15 at 11 am.
Anthony, a native Montrealer, attended both high school and CEGEP at Selywn House and Dawson College respectively, before being recruited by Pensacola Junior College in Pensacola, Florida. Following two years at Junior College, he committed to the University of Nevada, Las Vegas.
Despite being undrafted in 2007, the Miami Heat signed Anthony to a professional contract. Over the course of the next seven seasons in Miami, Anthony captured two NBA championships. Currently, Anthony plays for the Boston Celtics after being traded in January.
Michael J. Cohen