This Thursday, Brooklyn Nets guard Tyshawn Taylor will be surprising local students with various back-to-school items in his hometown of Hoboken, New Jersey. In addition to those items, Taylor will also be giving away the new video game,NBA Baller Beats.Courtesy of the NBA: “A Hoboken native himself, Taylor attended St. Anthony High School and played under renowned coach Bobby Hurley. ‘I want to spread some cheer and inspiration to the neighborhood where I grew up,’ said Taylor. ‘Being a part of the Brooklyn Nets organization allows me to continue to be connected to this community, and I am truly grateful for that.’ Taylor will also let fans know about the giveaway via his twitter handle, @tyshawntaylor.”

When: Thursday, September 13th, 2012, 3:00pm.

Where: Basketball Court at 560 Marshall Drive (event will move indoors in the event of rain)