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The Game

Builds Private BBall Court

For Kids Hoops League

5/21/2014 6:20 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF

Game loves the kids ... in fact, the rapper built a regulation size basketball court in his own front yard specifically for a youth basketball team he helped to fund ... TMZ Sports has learned. 

The rapper sponsors an AAU basketball squad called the California Frog All-Stars -- named after a friend of his who was murdered last year. 

Game -- who's extremely passionate about basketball -- told us he loves having the kids over to his L.A. home to train ... but knows his role ("I'm more like an owner") and leaves the coaching to the coaches and the NBA stars he brings in to teach the players. 

So far, Game has already had New York Knicks superstar Tyson Chandler over to work with the team -- as well as Toronto Raptors guard DeMar DeRozen.

Game tells us he hopes to grow his program -- and shares Snoop's goal of doing everything he can to send his players to the next level. 

Pretty baller, right?

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Maybe someone with an actual career/income should run this, he won't have that house for long

119 days ago


He might portray thug but got to give it to him he does have a heart! Not only this but he does alot for charity as well.

119 days ago

K South West    

And after ball he can slap his wife up or fiancee whatever

119 days ago

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