A South African sports site reports Thursday that C.J. Watson will partake in Basketball Without Borders in Johannesburg, South Africa, next week. Watson will be one of two Nets participating in BWB this year. Marshon Brooks will be part of the first Russian Basketball Without Borders Russia next month.
The African program will run August 30 - September 2. In addition to Watson, former Net and NBA ambassador Dikembe Mutombo and current players Thabo Sefolosha, Serge Ibaka, Luc Mbah a Moute, Cole Aldrich, and Luol Deng will travel to Jo-burg.