WATCH: Skal Labissiere returns home to Haiti

07/20/2017 10:16 AM

Former Kentucky basketball player Skal Labissiere recently returned home to Haiti for the first time in seven years. In 2010, Labissiere and his family were affected by the 7.0 magnitude earthquake that hit near their home in Port-au-Prince. has Skal’s inspiring story of how the Haiti earthquake affected his family and how he made it to Lexington.

The Sacramento Kings documented Skal’s trip and put it up on their twitter account (@SacramentoKings). Check it out:

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