adidas Nations Global announces its dates and Los Angeles as its home

Now that spring has arrived, the basketball prep scene shifts its focus to AAU tournaments, invitation-only elite camps and all-star games. Hence, earlier today Adidas announced the dates and location of its offseason grassroots events. More info via their press release: adidas today announced its 2014 adidas Uprising grassroots basketball schedule which includes a four-tournament series, an elite skills camp and adidas Nations all designed to showcase the best young basketball players in the country. The tournament series includes three qualifying events and culminates with the top 32 [...]

By |2019-08-27T09:08:09-04:00March 31st, 2014|All News, Event Management|

Hoops for St. Jude Week celebrates another successful campaign

Every year a select group of NBA players and coaches do their part in supporting St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital through the Hoops for St. Jude program, a partnership between NBA Cares and St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital that helps create awareness for children’s cancer research and raises funds for the young patients of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.This is all in an effort to put together a winning team that helps the kids of St. Jude Children's Research Hospital beat cancer, sickle cell disease, brain tumors and [...]

By |2019-08-27T09:08:09-04:00March 21st, 2014|All News, Brand Consulting|

NBA Summer League Documentary “Summer Dreams” a Fan Favorite

Summer Dreams, a 2-hour television special that gave fans an exclusive look at the players, personalities and behind-the-scenes drama at NBA Summer League aired Sunday, March 15th on the CBS Television Network. The documentary profiles two first round draft picks, Michael Carter Williams of the Philadelphia 76ers and Dallas Mavericks' Shane Larkin, two players trying to make an NBA roster in Romero Osby and Dwayne Davis, D-League coach Joel Abelson who was fired on draft night and is looking to prove he is still a professional basketball coach, and [...]

By |2019-08-27T09:08:09-04:00March 21st, 2014|All News, Event Management|

10 Buzzer Beaters That Will Get You Pumped for March Madness

March Madness, that beautiful time of year, is upon us once again. Die-hard hoops fans and casual office pool participants alike will be checking their phones and computers frantically as the NCAA Men's Division I Basketball Championship kicks off this week. SEE ALSO: March Madness: The 15-Minute Guide With office-wide bragging rights at stake and the (near-impossible) shot to win a cold $1 billion from Warren Buffet, it can feel like the ritual of filling out a bracket outweighs the actual games themselves. But this compilation from ESPN [...]

By |2019-08-27T09:08:09-04:00March 19th, 2014|What We're Reading|