USA Falls To World Team at ’09 Nike Hoop Summit

The 2009 USA Junior National Select Team watched a nine-point lead slip away in the fourth quarter as the World Select Team rallied to outscore the USA by 17 points in the final stanza to capture a 97-89 win in the 12th annual Nike Hoop Summit on Saturday night in Portland, Ore. Xavier Henry (Putnam City H.S. / Oklahoma City, Okla.) led all U.S. scorers with 22 points, including 6-of-11 shooting from 3-point, which tied the U.S. Hoop Summit individual game record for both 3-pointers made and attempted. [...]

By |2019-08-27T09:08:52-04:00April 17th, 2009|All News, Brand Consulting|

Alex Ovechkin signs deal with Energizer

HallPass brings Alex Ovechkin’s Power of 8 to Energizer Energizer Canada Inc. announces endorsement deal with Alex Ovechkin April 8, 2009 (Mississauga, Ontario) Just in time for the Stanley Cup™ Playoffs, today Energizer Canada Inc. announced a new sponsorship arrangement with NHL™ superstar Alex Ovechkin. While the full program is gearing up for a Fall 2009 launch, it centers around Energizer’s Ultimate Lithium product *“The World’s Longest Lasting ‘AA’ Battery in High-Tech Devices” “With our Ultimate Lithium product offering 8X the power of our premium alkaline, it only [...]

By |2019-08-27T09:08:53-04:00April 8th, 2009|Brand Consulting, Talent Marketing|

Yahoo & Toyota sign on with Nike Hoop Summit

HallPass Media brings partnerships with Yahoo and Toyota to the 2009 Nike Hoop Summit taking place in Portland, OR on April 11. USA Basketball which retained HallPass Media for marketing and sponsorship representation is in the second year of their agreement to host the game at Portland’s Rose Garden. The Nike Hoop Summit, which features the top 19 and under players from around the world will be broadcast on FOX Sports Net and webcast worldwide on Yahoo Sports. In addition to the partnerships with Yahoo and Toyota, HallPass [...]

By |2019-08-27T09:08:53-04:00April 7th, 2009|All News, Brand Consulting|

Mike D’Antoni Featured on Outside The Lines

ESPN’s Outside the Lines recently featured a story on Mike D’Antoni. The interview by Eric Neel, discussed D’Antoni’s coaching philosophies, his time with the Phoenix Suns and his current job as Head Coach of the New York Knicks. D’Antoni is completing his first season with the Knicks. Read the Story Here

By |2011-10-14T14:01:56-04:00April 3rd, 2009|All News, Brand Consulting, Talent Marketing|