Pemba Sherpa - Journey to Work at National Basketball Association

Season 1 | Episode 2
1h 20m | Oct 29, 2019
Pemba Sherpa, a Statistics Auditor at National Basketball Association, unfolds his inspiring story of growing up in Chabahil, Nepal and working at the NBA. We discuss his early experience of schooling in his formative years, and then moving to America to readjust in a new environment. He recollects shooting basketball in his backyard while taking care of his brother. We then talk about his experience playing for basketball teams at Bryant High School and Hunter College. This led him to coaching various basketball teams throughout the years and gaining success. Pemba also shares his experience with Nepal’s National Basketball team and the American Basketball Association, which finally led him to working at the NBA.
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