Hosts Lisa Leslie and Laila Ali with event planners Kita Williams and Monique Jackson

Posted by | Ray Cornelius

Los Angeles’ premiere hotel (rooftop), LUXE, held some of the greatest names in sports uniting for a good cause, honoring Football Hall of Famer, Deion Sanders, at the 3rd annual Champions for Choice event for the AFC in conjunction with the 2014 ESPY Awards.

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 Model Karrueche Tran and Sundy Carter of VH1 Basketball Wives

The event was hosted by celebrity ambassadors: boxing champion Laila Ali, WNBA and six-time Olympian Lisa Leslie, NBA Veteran Jalen Rose and sports expert for ESPN Stephen A. Smith.


Actor Louis Gossett, Jr., WNBA’s Lisa Leslie, AFC President Kevin Chavous and NBA vet Jalen Rose

In attendance at last night’s celebration were also: Oscar Award winner Louis Gosset, Jr; Karrueche Tran, VH1 Hollywood Exes  stars, Torrei Hart, Nicole Murphy and Shameka Lawerence; former Girlfriends  star Jill Marie Jones (with her new man); Tiffany Cambridge from Marrying the Game;  Basketball Wives stars,  Sundy Carter and Laura Govan; former R&B Divas  Kelly Price and Nicci Gilbert; actresses Elise Neal, Vanessa Williams, Cocoa Brown and Antonique Smith; TV correspondents, Shaun Robinson and Kevin Fraizer. The event also included a host of other tastemakers and influencers.


 Television Correspondent Kevin Frazier and ESPN’s Stephen A. Smith

TV personalities/publicists Kita Williams and Monique Jackson served as the event coordinators and publicists.  Check out who else was spotted on the red carpet:

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 Actress Vanessa Williams and TV Correspondent Shaun Robinson

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 Hollywood Exes’ Nicole Murphy and Torrie Hart

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 Basketball Wives  star Laura Govan and NFL Player Sinorice Moss

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 Actress Jill Marie Jones with guest and Comedian Guy Torry

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 Actress Cocoa Brown and Troop singer Steven Russell

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 Former R&B Divas Nicci Gilbert and Kelly Price

The 2014 ESPYs air tonight at 9 p.m. EST and are hosted by Drake.