Thunder to Introduce Reggie Jackson Saturday

Friday, June 24th 2011, 5:07 pm
By: News 9

OKLAHOMA CITY -- After selecting Reggie Jackson in the first round of the NBA Draft Thursday, the Thunder announced that the new addition would be introduced to Oklahoma City fans Saturday afternoon as part of a ribbon cutting at a Boys and Girls Club.

General manager Sam Presti will introduce Jackson at 12 p.m. Saturday at the unveiling of the new Teen Rooms at the Boys and Girls Club of America on Western Avenue. Following the introductory press conference, the new Teen Room will be opened, followed by the Thunder Mini-Camp at 1:30.

Numerous improvements have been made to the Teen Room at the Boys and Girls Club, including paint, Thunder-themed furnishings, and a study lounge that includes a new SMART Board for increased education use.