The Shandon Anderson Foundation and Ryan Cameron Foundation join forces to present Courts and Cues

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Atlanta, Ga (PR Web) NBA veteran Shandon Anderson (Miami Heat) and infamous radio personality Ryan Cameron (V103) have aligned to host Courts & Cues, a celebrity pool tournament and live auction benefiting the Shandon Anderson Foundation Boy's and Girls Club and the Ryan Cameron Foundation Leadership Academy. The tournament will take place on Monday, April 17th, from 6:00p - 9:00p at Atlanta's pool hall heaven, Barley's Billiards Sports Grill..

In commemoration of the most anticipated game of the year, Hawks vs. Heat, Courts & Cues was created to merge talent, celebrity, and goodwill. With tournament appearances and teams consisting of Miami Heat's Shaquille O'Neal, Dwyane Wade, Alonzo Mourning, Jason Williams, Gary Payton, Udonis Haslem, James Posey, Antoine Walker and Atlanta's best, this proves to be one of the talked about events of the year.

Sixteen two-person teams will compete round robin style in the challenge, with the winning teams advancing until a final round of play. Auction pieces and prizes include rare and scarce NBA memorabilia and signed pool items. "Both Ryan and I take extreme pride in our foundations and not only do we share a passion for community improvement, we wanted to give Atlantan's more opportunity for goodwill while having a good time", stated Anderson.

Join Anderson, Cameron and friends for a pool tournament set to break records, April 17th from 6:00pm - 9:00pm at Barley's Billiards. Pool Tables Available for teams of two, $500 per team to enter and $20 for general entry with all proceeds going to both charities. To reserve a spot in the tournament or to learn about partnership/sponsorship opportunities, please call Marcia Pecot (SAF) at 404. 516. 8893 or Courtney Daniel (RCF) at 404. 550. 3205, tickets can be purchased at or by contacting a SAF or RCF foundation representative.

  • "Okinawa Slim" - President of the World Pool- Billiard Association- Artistic Pool Division will be on site to perform internationally acclaimed trick shots
  • Participants will have the chance to win club level seats to the Heats vs. Hawks game
  • Pool Tournament winners will walk away with one- of-a-kind Miami Heat signature pool sticks