Athletes in Your Community

Fans Have Until Saturday, September 1 to Bid for Memorabilia to Raise Money for Gleason’s Give a Kid a Dream Foundation

Bidding runs until this Saturday, September 1 for the auction items available from welterweight star Shawn Porter including two tickets to his welterweight world title showdown against Danny Garcia Saturday, September 8 live on SHOWTIME from Barclays Center, the home of BROOKLYN BOXING™ and presented by Premier Boxing Champions. Fans can bid HERE through Bidding […]

New York Liberty star Sugar Rodgers Host Free Basketball Camp for Hometown Youth

New York Liberty guard and Suffolk, Virginia native Sugar Rodgers will be hosting a free back-to-school basketball camp for local kids ages 8-15 on Saturday, September 8 at her high school alma mater, King’s Fork. “I’m one of the first people in my hometown to do a free camp,” explained Rodgers. “The fact that it […]

WWE and Special Olympics Host first ever Play Unified Bocce Tournament

On a perfect day at Brooklyn Bridge Park, the WWE and the Special Olympics hosted the first ever Play Unified Bocci Tournament. Featuring the newly named ambassador to the Special Olympics in WWE Superstar The Big Show along with WWE Superstars Mark Henry, Becky Lynch, Asuka, Andrade Almas, Jinder Mahal, Kevin Owens, Peyton Royce and […]

Athletes In Your Community Spotlight as WWE and Nets stars bring smiles to the children of the Brooklyn Hospital

On a beautiful Tuesday afternoon in the Downtown Brooklyn area, WWE Superstars Alexa Bliss, Apollo Crews, Dana Warrior and Titus O’Neil teamed up with Brooklyn Nets stars Joe Harris and Jarrett Allen to bring smiles to the faces of the children and their families at the Brooklyn Hospital. All of the stars took time to […]

New Balance Fitness Challenge a hit thanks to Curtis Granderson

On a beautiful day in Brooklyn New York Mets outfielder Curtis Granderson launched the New Balance Fitness Challenge , at PS 9 the Teunis G. Bergen School, in Brooklyn on Friday. The New Balance Fitness Challenge is a Six Week youth fitness program that will help promote healthy lifestyles.  This challenge will engage in recess activities […]

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 […]

Jenry Mejia and Jeurys Familia Continue Great Mets Tradition by Participating in Holiday Party

The New York Mets have long had a tradition of giving back to the community, and one of the more popular events that is held is the Holiday Party. With each new year that passes the fans wonder who will have the chance to play Santa, and every year children walk away with an experience […]