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Kyle Kuzma on hometown of Flint: It pretty much is a third-world country

Kyle Kuzma on hometown of Flint: It pretty much is a third-world country
Published On: Sun, Sep 16
Apr 11, 2016; Oklahoma City, OK, USA; Los Angeles Lakers forward Metta World Peace (37) drives to the basket against Oklahoma City Thunder forward Kyle Singler (5) during the first quarter at Chesapeake Energy Arena. Mandatory Credit: Mark D. Smith-USA TODAY Sports

Kyle Kuzma is one of the best young players on the Los Angeles Lakers. He is also a native of Flint, Michigan, a city which is still dealing with significant issues regarding its water supply.

Along with guys like Rasheed Wallace, Kuzma is one of several NBA players hoping to help the beleaguered Midwestern town. Speaking to ESPN this week, Kuzma said that he was trying to do all he could to bring awareness and change to the area.

Flint has had issues with lead in its water since 2014, and has been in a declared federal state of emergency since 2016. In his opinion, Kuzma thinks that Flint has been abandoned by the federal government and perhaps America at large.

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