UCLA Baseball wins College World Series

via www.uclabruins.com OMAHA, Neb. - The UCLA baseball team won its first-ever National title on Tuesday night with an 8-0 victory over Mississippi State in the second game of the College World Series. It was the Bruins' nation-leading 109th NCAA championship. "We worked extremely hard all season and they believed in each other and that's what great teams do," UCLA head coach John Savage said. "We have to congratulate a great Mississippi State team. They had a great year. I just think it was one of those situations [...]

By |2019-08-27T09:08:18-04:00June 27th, 2013|All News|

NBA announces 22-team Vegas Summer League schedule

Official release via www.nba.com Posted Jun 19, 2013 NEW YORK -- The NBA Summer League 2013 in Las Vegas will feature 22 teams competing in a 61-game schedule from July 12-22 at the Thomas & Mack Center and COX Pavilion on the campus of the University of Nevada Las Vegas. This summer's event will feature the debut of a tournament style schedule that will crown the first ever NBA Summer League Champion on Monday, July 22. Teams will compete in three preliminary round games from July 12-16 before being seeded [...]

By |2013-06-19T15:42:19-04:00June 19th, 2013|All News, Event Management|

NBA Teams to Sell New Ad Space on Courts and Backboards

via www.adage.com by Michael McCarthy The NBA will test a new advertising program next season that will enable its 30 teams to sell ads in two new spots inside their arenas: on the floor courtside and atop backboards. Teams in the 2013-2014 regular season will be able to sell ads to appear on the courtside apron in front of player benches, although not on the in-bounds area of the court itself, and on top of backboards, said Chris Granger, exec VP-team marketing & business operations at the NBA, [...]

By |2019-08-27T09:08:18-04:00June 11th, 2013|What We're Reading|

HallPass Media to manage adidas Nations on-site camp operations

HallPass Media will once again be on-site to run operations for adidas Nations, the world’s leading grassroots basketball program. At adidas Nations the world’s top basketball players, 18 and under are selected to comprise eight regional teams (Africa, Asia Pacific, Australia, Europe, Latin America, United States) that come together  from August 1st-August 5th for intense international training and competition at the Next Level Sports Complex in Garden Grove, California. The adidas Nations Basketball Experience provides expert training and drills, along with education and insight on off-court elements that are crucial [...]

By |2019-08-27T09:08:18-04:00June 11th, 2013|All News, Event Management|