Serena & Venus Williams To Headline Tie Break Tens’ Tennis Tournament

WHAT: Global sports icons Serena and Venus Williams, together with six of the best US and international female tennis players, will take to the court for a one-night-only competition, vying for the $250,000 grand prize at Madison Square Garden. Tie Break Tens is a new fast-paced, short-form tennis format in which eight players compete in… Continue reading Serena & Venus Williams To Headline Tie Break Tens’ Tennis Tournament

Sling TV Now Offers NBA League Pass

Sling TV, the leading live multichannel TV streaming service, today launched NBA League Pass, the NBA’s out-of-market live game subscription service jointly managed by NBA and Turner Sports; and in coming weeks will launch Team Pass, giving fans access to live regular season games for a single team. Sling TV is the first streaming service… Continue reading Sling TV Now Offers NBA League Pass

Rastaclat and NBALAB Band Together to Launch Charitable NBA Player Collection

Following the success of the 2017 debut of Rastaclat x NBALAB Team bracelets, Rastaclat and the top 12 NBA Players are banding together one wrist at a time in the ongoing mission of Spreading Positive Vibrations to give back to the communities that raised us. This Spring 2018, Rastaclat will be celebrating these NBA players… Continue reading Rastaclat and NBALAB Band Together to Launch Charitable NBA Player Collection

NFL Announced as Presenting Sponsor for the 2018 HBCU Battle of the Brains

The HBCU Battle of the Brains, LLC in partnership with the National Black MBA Association – Austin Chapter is pleased to announce the National Football League (NFL) as its presenting sponsor for the 2nd Annual HBCU Battle of the Brains (HBCUBOTBrains) competition to be held Friday, March 9 – Saturday, March 10, 2018. Several dozen teams of the… Continue reading NFL Announced as Presenting Sponsor for the 2018 HBCU Battle of the Brains

adidas & James Harden Change Direction With Harden Vol. 2

James Harden knows within seconds that his defender can’t guard him. Jab, dribble, hesi, cross, step-back, drill the three. Harden’s got his defender on skates before they can even react to his first move. A recipe few can master but for Harden it’s what makes him basketball’s most lethal creator. Designed to enhance No. 13’s… Continue reading adidas & James Harden Change Direction With Harden Vol. 2

Nike to Release Air Force 1 Hi VIP

The Japan-only Nike Air Force 1 Hi VIP features design elements inspired by nightclub culture. The shoe’s ankle imitates a wristband and the non-woven Tyvek® upper is a reference to popular wristband material. Reflective hits nod to quintessential nightclub lighting. The Nike Air Force 1 Hi VIP will only be available in Japan February 10 at Nike stores, nike.com/nikelab, NIKELAB… Continue reading Nike to Release Air Force 1 Hi VIP

The Harlem Globetrotters Give One Lucky Fan A Chance To Win A Trip To London

Marking an exciting new 2018 World Tour, the Harlem Globetrotters announced today that they will offer a lucky fan the trip of a lifetime to London to see the team play at the famous O2 Arena. Fans can enter to win a trip for two by donating at least $10 at CrowdRise.com. Every contribution made… Continue reading The Harlem Globetrotters Give One Lucky Fan A Chance To Win A Trip To London

Boston Celtics Help Raise $80,000 for the Greater Boston YMCA’s Diabetes Prevention Program

Sun Life has closed out the most successful year yet in the fourth-annual #SunLifeDunk4Diabetes fundraising campaign with the Celtics, raising a total of $80,000 for the Greater Boston YMCA’s Diabetes Prevention Program. Throughout National Diabetes Awareness Month in November, each Celtics dunk generated $1,000 from Sun Life, with the Celtics Shamrock Foundation matching $25,000. Hashtags… Continue reading Boston Celtics Help Raise $80,000 for the Greater Boston YMCA’s Diabetes Prevention Program

Jim Jones Now Part Owner of American Arena League’s Richmond Roughriders

Jim Jones Now Part Owner of AAL’s Richmond Roughriders  Season Kicks Off March 2018   New York, NY, December 5, 2017 – Music, Fitness and Fashion Icon Jim Jones is now a part owner of the Richmond Roughriders along with Gregg Fornario and Michael Kacor. The Richmond Roughriders football team is part of the AAL, American… Continue reading Jim Jones Now Part Owner of American Arena League’s Richmond Roughriders

Master P Named President of the Global Mixed Gender Basketball Professional League

PERCY “MASTER P” MILLER NAMED PRESIDENT OF THE GLOBAL MIXED GENDER BASKETBALL PROFESSIONAL LEAGUE Businessman, entrepreneur, philanthropist and ex-professional basketball player Percy Miller (Master P), has been named President of the Global Mixed Gender Basketball (GMGB) Professional League announces the league CEO, James Scott.   Percy Miller has played professional basketball for the NBA; Charlotte Hornets, Toronto Raptors, CBA Fort Wayne, ABA Las Vegas Rattlers and IBL San Diego Stingrays. Master… Continue reading Master P Named President of the Global Mixed Gender Basketball Professional League

NBA LIVE 18 Will Feature WNBA Teams

Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ: EA) announced that WNBA teams and players* will be playable in NBA LIVE 18, launching this fall on Xbox One and PlayStation®4. The WNBA will be available in WNBA Play Now, and teams and player skills have been specifically balanced to reflect the unique playstyle of the league and skills of… Continue reading NBA LIVE 18 Will Feature WNBA Teams

Joe Dumars Joins Independent Sports & Entertainment

Independent Sports & Entertainment (ISE) – an integrated sports, media, entertainment and management company – continues to attract top talent as the fast-growing company builds an innovative, client-centric business positioned for long-term growth. ISE President and Chief Executive Officer Hank Ratner announced today that Hall of Fame basketball player and former NBA Executive of the… Continue reading Joe Dumars Joins Independent Sports & Entertainment

Russell Wilson Returns as Host of Nickelodeon’s Kids’ Choice Sports 2017

The only kids’ show celebrating the world’s best athletes and epic sports moments, Kids’ Choice Sports 2017 welcomes back Seattle Seahawks’ franchise quarterback and Super Bowl champion, Russell Wilson as host. Airing Sunday, July 16, at 8:00 p.m. (ET/PT), Kids’ Choice Sports 2017 will be taped live on Thursday, July 13, from UCLA’s Pauley Pavilion… Continue reading Russell Wilson Returns as Host of Nickelodeon’s Kids’ Choice Sports 2017

Earvin ‘Magic’ Johnson to Keynote BOLD 2017

MINDBODY (NASDAQ: MB), the leading technology platform for the wellness services industry, has announced that NBA Legend Earvin “Magic” Johnson, will serve as keynote speaker at the company’s annual conference, BOLD, to be held September 27-29, 2017 at the Hilton San Diego Bayfront in San Diego, CA. Johnson will keynote the final day of the… Continue reading Earvin ‘Magic’ Johnson to Keynote BOLD 2017