Mark Cuban Explains Why Coach Rick Carlisle is One of the Best

Via Dallas News Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban recently joined Ian Eagle and Steve Kerr on SiriusXM NBA Radio. Here are some highlights. On what makes Rick Carlisle such a good coach: “I think there are a couple of things. One, he’s completely open-minded, and he’s always learning. He’s not set in his way, whether it’s using analytics and intergrading them to learning how to communicate better so they can absorb what he’s saying. It’s interesting when you go into the locker room before a game, it’s not [...]

By |2019-08-27T09:08:11-04:00December 13th, 2013|What We're Reading|

NBA Analyst George Karl Leads Boulder Clinic

Article via Daily Camera Former Denver Nuggets coach George Karl ran a special one-day clinic for youth basketball teams at the Boulder YMCA on Wednesday. Karl was named the NBA's 2013 Coach of the Year after Denver won 57 games. In June, he was fired after nine seasons with the Nuggets. He began as Denver's coach in the 2004-05 season and led the team to the playoffs all nine seasons.

By |2019-08-27T09:08:11-04:00December 13th, 2013|What We're Reading|

2013 Lott IMPACT Trophy Award Ceremony a Huge Success

December 8th, 2013 was a spectacular night at the Pacific Club in Newport Beach for the HallPass Media team and our new Lott IMPACT Trophy partners Mercedez-Benz USA and United. Televised live on FOX Sports West / FOX Sports Regional Networks, the 10th annual Lott IMPACT Trophy award banquet was a star-studded night to remember in which the sporting community elite got together to award a trophy to The Lott IMPACT Player of The Year, a prestigious award named after NFL Hall of Famer Ronnie Lott. The award [...]

By |2019-08-27T09:08:11-04:00December 11th, 2013|All News, Brand Consulting|

HallPass Media named official promotion agency for the NBA Coaches Association

HallPass Media has been named the official promotion agency for the NBA Coaches Association. HallPass will work with the NBA Coaches Association on a variety of rebranding and marketing efforts as well as fulfillment with current partners Joseph Abboud, Allen Edmonds and several hospitality, signature events and speaking engagement opportunities. “We are extremely pleased to make this relationship official.  We will continue to work with Michael Goldberg, Executive Director of the Coaches Association and the Association’s Executive Committee on several initiatives and believe in them as an organization [...]

By |2019-08-27T09:08:12-04:00December 11th, 2013|All News, Talent Marketing|

HallPass partnership blossoms into SiriusXM NBA Radio

In 2012 HallPass Media partnered with SiriusXM Radio to create Off the Dribble, a show built upon inside perspectives of NBA coaches and players around the league, covering trending topics and talking to the biggest names in the game. HallPass assisted SiriusXM in producing talent and guests for the show, as well as integrations into NBA All-Star Weekend and NBA Summer League. Additionally, HallPass assisted with online marketing, social media strategies and the creation of an On Demand audio library. Off the Dribble aired 160+ shows during the first [...]

By |2019-08-27T09:08:12-04:00December 11th, 2013|All News, Brand Consulting, Talent Marketing|

HallPass Media Named Official Agency of Record for The Lott IMPACT Trophy

2013 Lott IMPACT Trophy Award Show Photo Gallery - Making an Immediate IMPACT in the Marketplace and Community - Newport Beach, CA – Sports marketing and branding agency, HallPass Media has been named the agency of record for College Football’s Lott IMPACT Trophy®. The Lott IMPACT Trophy® is a national college football award which recognizes the Defensive IMPACT® Player of the Year who embodies the best in Character and Performance. The agency's focus has been on promoting, developing and enhancing The Lott IMPACT Trophy’s brand identity as well as [...]

By |2019-08-27T09:08:12-04:00December 6th, 2013|All News, Brand Consulting|

Mercedes-Benz Welcomed as Official Partner of the 2013 Lott IMPACT Award Show

- The Best or Nothing partners with the Best in Character and Performance - Newport Beach, Dec 4, 2013 - The Lott IMPACT Trophy is pleased to announce Mercedes-Benz as an official partner of the 2013 Lott IMPACT Trophy Award show live on FOX Sports West / FOX Regional Networks, Sunday December 8th, 7pm PDT. The 10th annual Lott IMPACT Trophy Award Ceremony will take place at the prestigious Pacific Club in Newport Beach, CA. as they honor college football’s best in character and performance. The award is [...]

By |2019-08-27T09:08:12-04:00December 5th, 2013|What We're Reading|

United Airlines Signs on as Official Partner of The 2013 Lott IMPACT Trophy Awards Show

HallPass Media  is pleased to announce that United Airlines has signed on as an official partner of the 2013 Lott IMPACT Trophy Awards show. United Airlines is the number one airline carrier in the world and the Lott IMPACT Trophy is excited to add them to the growing list of premium brands associated with the Trophy. Taking place in Newport Beach, CA., the 10th annual Lott IMPACT Trophy Award Ceremony will bring together the sporting community’s elite to recognize college football’s Defensive IMPACT® Player of the Year. The [...]

By |2019-08-27T09:08:12-04:00December 3rd, 2013|All News, What We're Reading|

NBA Coaches Association Member Terry Stotts Named Coach of the Month for November

Via NBA.com PORTLAND, Ore. (Dec. 2, 2013) – Portland Trail Blazers Head Coach Terry Stotts was named the NBA Western Conference Coach of the Month for November, it was announced today by the NBA. In his second year at the helm, Stotts led Portland to a 13-3 start to win the award (NBA includes games played in October), including an 11-game winning streak from Nov. 8-25, and a seven-game road streak that ran from Nov. 1-23. The Trail Blazers’ 13 wins in the month tied a franchise best, and the team’s [...]

By |2019-08-27T09:08:12-04:00December 2nd, 2013|All News, Talent Marketing|

Bryant’s extension, return shape what lies ahead for Lakers

Via NBA.com You doubt Kobe Bryant at your peril. But this would be some piece of work, even for the first-ballot future Hall of Famer. How are the Los Angeles Lakers supposed to build a team around him that's good enough to contend for a title -- the only thing that matters to the 35-year-old -- when the Buss family gave him a $48.5 million extension last week that will make him a Laker for life? It creates a double burden on Bryant, recovering from the torn Achilles' [...]

By |2019-08-27T09:08:12-04:00December 2nd, 2013|What We're Reading|