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    Tacko Fall participates in a swim lesson at the Boys and Girls Club in Portland on Friday. Fall, the 7-foot-5 rookie center for the Maine Red Claws, never learned how to swim as a child in Senegal and is now trying to learn.

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    Tacko Fall and Tremont Waters, both of the Red Claws, swim with kids during a swimming lesson on Friday.

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    Swimming teacher Lillian LaRochelle tries to hold up Tacko Fall's head as she teaches him how to float on his back.

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    Swimming teacher Lillian LaRochelle tries to hold up Tacko Fall's head as she teaches him how to float on his back.

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    Kids from the Boys and Girls Club watch Tacko Fall after a swim lesson with him at the Boys and Girls Club in Portland.

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    Red Claws players Tacko Fall and Tremont Waters say goodbye to the kids after a swim lesson Friday. Fall and Waters joined 10 elementary students in the lesson.

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    Red Claws players Tacko Fall and Tremont Waters say goodbye to the kids after a swim lesson at the Boys and Girls Club in Portland on Friday, November 22, 2019. Fall never learned how to swim as a child in Senegal and is now trying to learn. (Staff Photo by Brianna Soukup/Staff Photographer)

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    PORTLAND, ME - NOVEMBER 22: Tacko Fall plays Marco Polo with kids during a swim lesson at the Boys and Girls Club in Portland on Friday, November 22, 2019. Fall never learned how to swim as a child in Senegal and is now trying to learn. (Staff Photo by Brianna Soukup/Staff Photographer)

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    Tacko Fall drew plenty of comments while taking part in a swim lesson with elementary kids on Friday, including one who said, "You're like a big, scary monster!"

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    A few students reach to high five Tacko Fall during a swim lesson on Friday.

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    Tacko Fall plays games with kids during a swim lesson with fellow player Tremont Waters on Friday.

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    Tacko Fall gets ready to play, "shark," with kids during a swim lesson along with fellow Red Claws player Tremont Waters.

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    Tacko Fall and Tremont Waters, right, use a kick board along with other students at a swim lesson on Friday.

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    Kids from the Boys and Girls Club say hello to Red Claws player Tacko Fall, who while sitting on the edge of the pool has to look up to them.

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    Fall poses for a photo with the swimming teacher Lillian LaRochelle after attending a swim lesson with LaRochelle and students at the Boys and Girls Club in Portland.

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    Fall dips his toe in the water before a swim lesson. Fall never learned how to swim as a kid growing up in in the Senegalese city of Dakar.

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    Fall talks with swim teacher Lillian LaRochelle before the lesson on Friday.

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