Black Issues Forum

Vegas Don: A League of His Own

Season 29 Episode 2916 | 26m 45s | Video has closed captioning.

Who knows better how to reach the kids who seem hardest to reach than someone who once walked their same path? Otis Lyons, aka Vegas Don is a former gang-banger turned youth advocate, and has created a splashy NBA style basketball league to capture the attention of many at-risk youth. He talkes about his campaign to create a sports complex for teens in Durham.

Aired: 04/18/14

Rating: NR

Problems Playing Video? | Closed Captioning

Black Issues Forum is a local public television program presented by PBS NC.