Tag Archive | NBA

Brooklyn Nets to Hold Open Practice on Sunday, October 11

  The Brooklyn Nets will hold their annual Open Practice on Sunday, Oct. 11 from 10:30 – 11:30 a.m. at Barclays Center. Open practice is presented by MetroPCS. Tickets are available now for $5 and can be purchased at brooklynnets.com or ticketmaster.com. All proceeds will benefit the Nets Foundation. Doors open at 10:00 a.m. The first 5,000 attendees will receive co-branded Brooklyn […]

Sir’Dominic Pointer Selected By Cleveland Cavaliers in 2015 NBA Draft

St. John’s Sir’Dominic Pointer (Detroit, Mich.) was selected with the 53rd pick in the 2015 NBA Draft on Thursday by the defending Eastern Conference Champion Cleveland Cavaliers. Pointer becomes the 59th player in St. John’s history to be selected in the NBA Draft and the first since Maurice Harkeless was picked 15th overall in 2012. The 50th […]

Brooklyn to host NBA Draft 2015 presented by State Farm for third consecutive year

For the third consecutive year, the NBA Draft 2015 presented by State Farm will be held in Brooklyn, the league announced on Tuesday. Barclays Center, the home of the Brooklyn Nets, will host the NBA Draft 2015 presented by State Farm on June 25 at 7 p.m. ET. Tickets starting at $20 will be available for public […]

Individual Tickets to Brooklyn Nets First Round Playoff Games on Sale April 10

Individual tickets for Brooklyn Nets First Round Playoff games at Barclays Center will go on sale Friday, April 10 at 10 a.m. Tickets will be available for the First Round by calling 800-4NBA-TIX, visiting ticketmaster.com or brooklynnets.com. Tickets can also be purchased at the American Express Box Office at Barclays Center on Friday, April 10 at noon.  Group tickets […]

St. John’s Names Chris Mullin Head Men’s Basketball Coach

Thirty years after leading St. John’s to the highest point in program history with an appearance in the 1985 Final Four, Chris Mullin is returning home. Director of Athletics Chris Monasch announced on Tuesday that the Naismith Memorial Hall of Famer and St. John’s basketball legend has been named the 20th head coach in the University’s storied 107-year men’s […]

Mason Plumlee Inspires in latest Get the Ball Rolling Program

Brooklyn Nets Center Mason Plumlee helped to inspire 45 kids from the New York Police Athletic League Armory Center via the Get The Ball Rolling Clinic that was held at the Barclays Center on Thursday. Sponsored by Coca-Cola the Get the Ball Rolling initiative promotes living an active and healthy lifestyle. Plumlee, who has had […]

VIDEO: One-on-One with Sacramento Kings Jason Thompson

1495 Sports is proud to bring the following interview with Sacramento Kings Forward Jason Thompson. Thompson is a native of Mount Laurel Township, NJ and a graduate of Rider University. The forward was selected out of the First Round (12th overall pick) in the 2008 NBA Draft by the Kings. With the Broncs,  Thompson was one of […]


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