Magic Johnson was always about the assist on the court. 

Much of the same off of it. 

NBA Hall-of-Famer Magic Johnson was in Tampa Thursday to hand out free turkeys to families.

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Johnson and former MLB star Gary Sheffield were at the Cyrus Greene Community Center to help families out ahead of the Thanksgiving weekend.

Simply Healthcare hosted the event in an effort to promote healthy foods and eating habits.

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