Modell’s Sporting Goods hosted
Courtney Lee a New York Knicks NBA player, on Wednesday, November 23, 5.00 – 6.00 pm ET.
Modell’s is a family owned business, passing through four generations of the Modell family. Recently set to open new flagship store on notherneast at 51st Street on Third Avenue, New York.
Well-preserved as any events of sporting goods store with free autographs on the player photo card provided or any item purchased at Modell’s the day of the event.
Lots of fans showed in appreciation hour to meet with NBA Star, passes were distributed to the first 100 fans 30 minutes prior to the event start time for guaranteed autographs.
Modell’s have launched New York Knicks Adult Courtney Lee Name and Number T-Shirt, for only $26.
Lee, was over the top friendly with the fans and accomodate great atmosphere with his fans.
Courtney Lee 31, he played college basketball for four years at the Western Kentucky University. Drafted by the Orlando Magic with the 22nd overall pick in the 2008 NBA draft.
On February 4, 2009, Lee posted season-high numbers against the Los Angeles Clippers. He finished the night with 21 points, including 9-of-10 field goals while making three 3-pointers.
After spending his rookie year with the Orlando Magic, Lee was traded on June 25, 2009. During the 2009–10 season, Lee led the Nets in steals (93), three-point shots made (76), and free throw percentage (86.9%). On March 8, 2010, he recorded a career high 30 points in a 107–101 loss to the Memphis Grizzlies.
Lee was traded to the Houston Rockets 2010 in a four-team, five-player trade, also was officially introduced by the Rockets on August 18, 2010.
Another traded to the Boston Celtics 2012-14. Lee agreed to a 4-year, $21.5 million deal with Boston, had a fine start to the 2013–14 season hitting around 50 percent of his 3-point attempts under new coach Brad Stevens. After two years been with Celtics, Boston swap Lee in second round draft pick to Memphis for in exchange for the Grizzlies’ Jerryd Bayless and the Thunder’s Ryan Gomes.
On February 16, 2016, the Grizzlies traded Lee to the Charlotte Hornets in a three-team trade also involving the Miami Heat. Five days later, he made his debut and first start with the Hornets in a 104–96 win over the Brooklyn Nets, recording five points, one rebound and one assist in 21 minutes.
And his moving career continue to be trade for New York Knicks on July 8, 2016, Lee signed with the New York Knicks.
As of the short brief interview is very happy to be with Knicks, and to play with Carmelo Anthony, along possible good game start this season and the plan for Playoffs.