Los Angeles, Calif. – Mickey Mouse celebrated basketball and family fun with a special appearance at the much-anticipated L.A. Clippers vs. Cleveland Cavaliers game at the STAPLES Center, Los Angeles on Sunday March 13th. Mickey participated in a ceremonial pre-game tip-off with Make-A-Wish recipients as well as entertaining the crowd with a half-time show encouraging fans of all ages to join #TeamMickey by getting up, moving around and having fun!
Fans in attendance at the game enjoyed three never-before-seen cartoon clips showing Mickey’s basketball skills, as well as video footage from when Mickey dropped into a practice session with Clippers players Chris Paul, DeAndre Jordan, Cole Aldrich, Wesley Johnson and Paul Pierce.
Mickey’s visit to the game is part of The Walt Disney Company’s Healthy Living Commitment, a long-standing commitment to create healthier generations by making healthy living fun and simple. Through engaging content and unique experiences, the company finds creative ways to partner with parents and inspire kids to eat right, be active, and be their best.