Previous Lott IMPACT Trophy winners J.J. Watt, Jerry Hughes, and Anthony Barr are not only impressing on the field, but also off the field. Each of these players has taken pride in being involved in the community and listed below is some of their work. 2009 Lott IMPACT Trophy Winner and former TCU star Jerry Hughes donates $15,000 to Fort Worth North Side football program. Read the full article here: Former TCU DE Jerry Hughes Donates $15,000 2010 Lott IMPACT Trophy winner J.J. Watt serves as a role model [...]
LAS VEGAS — Becky Hammon made history when she became the first female head coach in NBA summer league. Leading the San Antonio Spurs to the Las Vegas Summer League championship just made the experience that much sweeter. Hammon coached the Spurs to a 93-90 victory over the Phoenix Suns on Monday in the title game. “It was a grind,” Hammon said. “They’ve been together for 17 days. They really started to jell the last two or three games. They listened, and they played really hard for me. I just really appreciate [...]
NBA TV's comprehensive coverage of NBA Summer League -- 68 game telecasts and the network's most extensive content offerings to date -- delivered record-setting numbers including the network's most-viewed live Summer League coverage ever. NBA TV averaged 110,000 total viewers for its live game coverage (July 4-20) for a 9% increase over last year. The network also garnered its most-viewed NBA Summer League game telecast of all time (Minnesota vs. Los Angeles Lakers, featuring rookies Karl-Anthony Towns and D'Angelo Russell in action, with an average of 277,000 total [...]
President of HallPass Media and NBA Summer League Vice President of Business Operations Albert Hall joins Brian Wheeler and Antonio Harvey on Trail Blazers Courtside to talk about the planning behind the annual Samsung NBA Summer League.