Post Tagged with: "charity"

Freshly Dipped: New York Knicks ‘Stars and Stripes’ 9/11 Tee

Freshly Dipped: New York Knicks ‘Stars and Stripes’ 9/11 Tee

Classy move NBA. In a few short days, it will mark 10 years since the September 11 attacks happened and as a show of support to the many New York City Firefighters that lost their lives trying to rescue those [...]

by × September 7, 2011 ×

Luda Day Weekend Ball Highlights

You say Labour Day Weekend and in Atlanta they say Luda Day Weekend. Hosted and named after Ludacris, the ATL MC also threw a charity basketball event and players like Chris Paul, Kevin Durant, Josh Selby, John Wall, Hot Sauce, [...]

by × September 6, 2011 ×

Deron Williams Really Likes Dodgeball

To help raise money for their charities, Deron Williams and Kyle Korver hosted the 2011 Dodge Barrage at the XSI Factory in Lehi, Utah. If Besiktas decides to venture into the lucrative world of professional dodgeball which doesn’t exist. D-Will [...]

by × September 5, 2011 ×
Matt Bonner Will Ball With Arcade Fire

Matt Bonner Will Ball With Arcade Fire

Well that’s pretty cool. In conjunction with POP Montreal, Arcade Fire frontman Win Butler has teamed up to create a charity basketball game billed as “Pop vs. Jock” and vegetarian three-point specialist supreme Matt Bonner will be taking his talents [...]

by × September 5, 2011 ×

Justin Beiber Shows Nash His Crossover

The Ludaday Weekend Celebrity Basketball Game, hosted by Ludacris is going down later today and Justin Bieber along with Kevin Durant, Carmelo Anthony, Allen Iverson, Steve Nash and Chris Paul. Will all be playing in the charity event. During the [...]

by × September 4, 2011 ×

Jeremy Lin, Funny Man And Terrible Coach

Of course Jeremy Lin is teaching Internet sensation Kevjumba how to play basketball in his spare time, kinda.

by × August 30, 2011 ×

Steve Nash Visits Camp Simcha

Two-Time MVP Steve Nash graciously gave of his time and visited with the children of Camp Simcha Special, an overnight camp for children with debilitating chronic conditions, where he gave a basketball clinic, signed autographs, and delivered an inspirational address [...]

by × August 4, 2011 ×

LeBron Visits Boy’s & Girl’s Clubs

LeBron James pays a surprise visit to the Boy’s & Girl’s Clubs of Long Beach & San Pedro to share some smiles and to promote the importance of education. Admit it, you’re starting to like him again. Aren’t you?

by × July 27, 2011 ×

Tyreke Evans Basketball Camp

Tyreke Evans, VSP, and the Positive Coaching Alliance all came together to host a free basketball camp for underprivileged kids at Dr. Ephraim Williams Family Life Center in Sacramento. Props!

by × June 27, 2011 ×
Freshly Dipped: Kobe Bryant X Nike SB Zoom Eric Koston One

Freshly Dipped: Kobe Bryant X Nike SB Zoom Eric Koston One

Celebrating the first signature shoe Eric Koston had with NIKE Skateboarding. Kobe Bryant and Koston have bridged basketball and skateboarding with a special shoe. With the Kobe x Koston which combines the Kobe VI upper and Eric Koston’s game lo [...]

by × May 24, 2011 ×
Ron Artest Wins Citizenship Award

Ron Artest Wins Citizenship Award

Ron Artest of the Los Angeles Lakers is the 2010-11 recipient of the J. Walter Kennedy Citizenship Award presented annually by the Professional Basketball Writers Association. The award is named for the second commissioner of the league and honors an [...]

by × April 26, 2011 ×
Shinn Donates $50K To Salvation Army

Shinn Donates $50K To Salvation Army

With the Hornets now in league hands. In a matter of years, the franchise could be moved if a suitable owner isn’t found — bummer indeed! For that, local area basketball fans might not like former owner George Shinn all that much. [...]

by × April 12, 2011 ×
Freshly Dipped: K1X Sierra Leone Limited Edition DCAC

Freshly Dipped: K1X Sierra Leone Limited Edition DCAC

K1X releases their third most anticipated pack from the K1Xclusive Spring 2011 line: The Sierra Leone DCAC limited edition pack. For this project, Germany based K1X combined all the necessary ingredients for an outstanding footwear project. A unique story, maximum [...]

by × April 8, 2011 ×

Kobe Supports Tsunami Victims In Japan

Kobe Bryant and the rest of the NBA urge you to support the relief effort for the victims of the tsunami in Japan.

by × March 23, 2011 ×