2017 NBA Summer League Tickets On Sale Now!

Tickets are NOW ON SALE for the NBA Summer League taking place July 7-17 in Las Vegas. This is your chance to get a first look at the NBA superstars of tomorrow. President of HallPass Media and VP of Business Operations for the Vegas Summer League Albert Hall was able to chat with Las Vegas sports radio shows Cofield and Company on ESPN 100.9 FM as well as JT the Brick on Fox Sports 1340 AM about all you're going to get with your ticket. Purchase tickets here: WWW.NBATICKETS.COM [...]

Team HallPass Completes First Two Events of the adidas Gauntlet

The first two adidas Gauntlet events are in the books and the word is out; adidas has the players, the product and the top events of the spring!   We can’t count how many years we’ve seen the top grassroots talent on display, but they seem to get bigger, faster and strong every year and this year is no different. The HallPass Team was hard at work executing the event and digital content along with our adidas family and we’re proud to announce over 1.1 million impressions and 30 games [...]

Lott IMPACT Foundation Launches the HITS Program

Newport Harbor High School, CA – The Lott IMPACT Trophy launched their new charitable initiative- The HITS (Helmet. Impact. Technique. Safety) Program which takes a smarter approach to Football.  Over 200 youth and high school football coaches, players and parents attended the event at Newport Harbor High School, where they were taught the importance of proper equipment fitting and tackling techniques to achieve a safer game at all levels. Following a welcome video from the Lott IMPACT Foundation, USC Football’s Equipment Manager, Todd Hewitt, gave instruction on proper equipment [...]

By | May 17th, 2017|All News, Blog, 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, it was announced today. 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) [...]

By | May 12th, 2017|All News, Blog, Event Management, Updates|

Sports Business Classroom Announces 2017 Speaker List!

Sports Business Classroom is proud to announce our speaker lineup for the 2017 Sports Business Classroom taking place in Las Vegas, Nevada July 9 – 15! Sports Business Classroom is organized like a college. All students get a little bit of everything in the “GE” sections, and also choose a “Major” for in-depth learning. The 2017 Sports Business Classroom majors are: League Salary Cap Scouting, Video and Analytics Social Media, Public Relations and Digital Branding TV, Online and In-Arena Broadcast In addition, Networking, Resume Writing and Interviewing is [...]

By | May 11th, 2017|All News, Blog, Event Management, Updates|

Three Lott IMPACT Finalists Drafted in First Round of NFL Draft

Congratulations to our Lott IMPACT Trophy finalists on an incredible NFL draft! Three of the 2016 Lott IMPACT Trophy finalists, including winner Jabrill Peppers of Michigan, were among the first 25 selections in this year’s NFL draft. Jonathan Allen, the defensive end from Alabama, went to the Washington Redskins with the 17th overall pick. Adoree’ Jackson, the explosive kick returner and cornerback from USC, was chosen by the Tennessee Titans with the 18th overall pick. Peppers, another talented returner and safety, was picked by the Cleveland Browns with [...]

By | May 1st, 2017|All News, Blog, Event Management, Updates|

Summer League Jr NBA Launches in Las Vegas

NBA SUMMER LEAGUE COMMUNITY CARES GIVES BACK TO LAS VEGAS LAS VEGAS—Summer League Jr. NBA announced the launch of their premier 7th and 8th grade basketball league.  The Summer League Jr. NBA will tip off with the first games at the Tarkanian Sports Facility.  Summer League Jr. NBA will be comprised of 16 teams, eight girls and eight boys, featuring student-athletes from local middle schools. Students were selected to participate through nominations from school coaches and administrators and all players must meet and maintain grade and conduct requirements. [...]

By | April 20th, 2017|All News, Event Management, Updates|

2017 Lott IMPACT Trophy Watch List Luncheon Set for May 12

The 2017 Lott IMPACT Trophy Watch List Luncheon will take place on Friday, May 12th, at the Pacific Club in Newport Beach.  The watch list recognizes 42 of the finest student-athletes in the country who excel for their respective college football teams on the defensive end of the field. They are warriors on the field of play and leaders in the classroom and community. They uphold the tradition of Integrity, Maturity, Performance, Academics, Community and Tenacity, everything that the Lott IMPACT Trophy represents. They captain their teams, are on academic honor rolls, start their own [...]

By | March 15th, 2017|All News, Event Management, Updates|

SBC’s Warren LeGarie and Larry Coon Speak at Sloan Sports Analytics Conference

Every year some of the brightest minds in sports gather at the MIT Sloan Sports Analytics Conference in Boston to foster the acceptance of analytics, create innovation, and bring like-minded people together to learn. Sports Business Classroom Founder Warren LeGarie and Sports Business Classroom General Manager Larry Coon both spoke on panels at this year’s conference. Following are the topics they spoke about: Warren LeGarie | Panelist | Mission Impossible: The Art of Negotiation Like bad beats in poker, bad contracts are more vividly remembered by sports fans than the [...]

By | March 7th, 2017|All News, Updates|

What’s It Like to Intern with the NBA? Staff Profile: Tyler Makins

via Northwood University Northwood senior Tyler Makins spent his summer interning while surrounded by some of the most important people in the NBA. Here, he shares a little bit about himself, his experience, and what it was like to work with big names while keeping a cool head. What is your major? I dual major in Marketing and Sports Management, graduating this spring. What student organizations are you involved with on campus? I’ve been a member of both the Sports Management Association at Northwood and the Kappa Sigma [...]

By | March 1st, 2017|All News, Event Management, Updates|