Inside NBA Veteran Greivis Vásquez’s Impact in Venezuela During the Country’s Historic Conflict
Greivis Vásquez is the most famous NBA player from Venezuela, a country in the midst of an economic and humanitarian crisis. 80 percent of households are food insecure, thousands have been killed and more than 4 million people have fled the country since 2014. While in his hometown of Caracas and at his main residence in Miami, Florida, the former high school teammate of Kevin Durant and six-year NBA veteran opened up about his journey and impact back home. Along with leading his foundation to support kids in need during Venezuela’s historic conflict, Greivis is also working to return to the NBA next year. For our "Home Court" series.