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NBA Summer League: Online Auction Benefitting Hoops for St. Jude

The NBA Summer League is hosting an online auction to benefit St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, a leading children's hospital pioneering research and treatments for kids with cancer and other life-threatening diseases. Items that are up for auction include autographed jerseys from top draft picks like Lonzo Ball, Zach Collins, and Caleb Swanigan in addition to other signed memorabilia from veterans like Draymond Green, Brandon Ingram, and other Summer League alumni. All proceeds from the online auction will go to benefit St. Jude Children's Research Hospital so be [...]

By | August 30th, 2017|All News, Event Management, Updates|

Lott IMPACT Trophy Names 42 Watch List Candidates

Newport Beach, CA - The Pacific Club IMPACT Foundation has named 42 student-athletes to the 2017 Lott IMPACT Trophy Watch List. The list of the top defensive players in the country includes 17 linebackers, 14 defensive linemen and 11 defensive backs. The Pac-12 Conference has the most players on the Watch List with ten (10) followed by the ACC with nine (9), the Big Ten with eight (8), the SEC with six (6), the Big 12 with five (5), the AAC with two (2) and two (2) independents [...]

By | August 15th, 2017|All News, Blog, Event Management, Updates|

HallPass Summer Concludes with adidas Nations

After completing the NBA Summer League and adidas Summer Championships in Las Vegas, Team HallPass turned its attention to adidas Nations in Houston, Texas. The adidas Nations Training Camp is a high intensity skill development program emphasizing both on and off-court preparation. This weeklong event hosts nationally ranked players in the 2018, 2019 and 2020 classes. All teaching is done by former NBA coaches, adidas basketball trainers and performance specialists. In addition to the top high school players from around the world, some of the top college talent were also [...]

By | August 9th, 2017|All News, Event Management, Uncategorized, Updates|

HallPass Media to Live Stream adidas Summer Championships, July 26-30

The adidas Summer Championships start tomorrow at the Cashman Center in Las Vegas! We will be live streaming the Creators Cup tomorrow and Thursday, which determines tournament seeding for the top 8 teams, in addition to two exhibition games against the Big Baller Brand team led by LaMelo Ball. Tomorrow's games will tip off at 5pm PST and conclude after the 9pm game, which features Zion Williamson and the SC Supreme taking on LaMelo Ball and the Big Baller Brand. You can catch the live stream for each game on [...]

By | July 25th, 2017|All News, Brand Consulting, Digital Media, Event Management, Updates|

ESPN’s Audience for MGM Resorts NBA Summer League 2017 Up 112 Percent

Most-Watched NBA Summer League Led By Record 1.1 Million Viewers for Lakers-Celtics on July 8 The average audience for ESPN’s five MGM Resorts NBA Summer League 2017 telecasts was up 112 percent from last year, according to Nielsen. ESPN’s five games averaged 783,000 viewers (P2+), up from 369,000 viewers for ESPN’s three games in 2016. Overall, ESPN and ESPN2 combined to televise 25 NBA Summer League games, which averaged 437,000 viewers (P2+), up 51 percent from 290,000 viewers across 23 games in 2016. ESPN’s most-watched NBA Summer League was led by the July 8 contest between the Los Angeles Lakers [...]

By | July 21st, 2017|All News, Event Management, Uncategorized, Updates|

The Los Angeles Lakers Win the 2017 Las Vegas NBA Summer League!

LAS VEGAS - The Los Angeles Lakers are the 2017 NBA Summer League Champions! Kyle Kuzma scored 30 points and added 10 rebounds to lead the Lakers to victory over the Trail Blazers 110-98 in the Las Vegas Summer League championship game.  Kuzma's performance earned him the Championship MVP, shooting 11-of-16 from the field and 6-of-10 on three-pointers. With that effort, he finished as the Las Vegas Summer League's top overall scorer. Lonzo Ball did not play in the championship game due to a strained calf.

By | July 18th, 2017|All News, Event Management, Updates|

Lonzo Ball Wins 2017 NBA Summer League MVP

LAS VEGAS -- Los Angeles Lakers rookie Lonzo Ball was named Most Valuable Player of MGM Resorts NBA Summer League 2017 and headlines the All-NBA Summer League Teams, as selected by a panel of media members. Ball, the first Laker to be named NBA Summer League MVP, averaged 16.3 points and a league-leading 9.3 assists to go with 7.7 rebounds and 2.5 steals. He recorded two triple-doubles, including the first in Las Vegas since 2008, when he contributed 11 points, 11 rebounds and 11 assists in an 86-81 loss [...]

By | July 17th, 2017|All News, Event Management, Uncategorized, Updates|

The Las Vegas NBA Summer League Championship is Tomorrow!

With 66 games in the books, the Las Vegas NBA Summer League is ready to crown a new champion! Over the past 10 days, 24 teams and the top five picks in the 2017 NBA Draft have been competing in front of a packed house at Thomas and Mack Center. NBA teams test their rookies and look for players to fill out their rosters, while foreign teams scout players that may not make the cut on an NBA team but would be successful in other leagues around the world. [...]

By | July 17th, 2017|All News, Event Management, Uncategorized, Updates|

Team HallPass and the NBA Summer League Mentioned in the New York Times

Team HallPass, led by Albert Hall, has been mentioned in the New York Times for their contributions to the NBA Summer League. Albert Hall and his business partner, Warren LeGarie, co-founded the Las Vegas NBA Summer League 14 years ago and have worked tirelessly to grow the event the right way. Their hard work and dedication to building an authentic and meaningful NBA experience has not gone unnoticed. "LeGarie and Hall are in their element here. It is almost impossible to carry on a conversation because what seems like half [...]

By | July 13th, 2017|All News, Event Management, Updates|

THE 2017 NBA DRAFT IS OVER. NOW ON TO NBA SUMMER LEAGUE!

Don't miss your chance to get a first look at the NBA Stars of Tomorrow at NBA Summer League 2017, July 7-17th in Las Vegas. NBA Summer League has long served as the launch pad for future NBA stars and underdog stories fulfilling their NBA dream. Stars in the making like Kevin Durant, Steph Curry, Chris Paul, Karl-Anthony Towns, Kawhi Leonard all began their careers in Vegas. NBA Summer League 2017 will feature teams with 8 of the top 10 lottery picks in the 2017 NBA Draft. Don't [...]

By | June 23rd, 2017|All News, Brand Consulting, Event Management, Updates|