Athletes in Your Community

Brooklyn Nets Continue Season of Giving with the Gift Giving Program on Monday

The Brooklyn Nets as a team, as one continued the season of giving on Monday by participating in the Gift Giving Program on Monday, as the team surprised 65 Brooklyn Children with gifts during a special event at Santa Land in the Atlantic Terminal Mall. 1495 Sports is proud to bring the following video featuring […]

Season of Giving for Nets Surprises Kids in Build-A-Bike Event

The Brooklyn Nets organization and players brought smiles to the faces of 50 kids from the NYC Administration for Children Services on Monday via the Build-A-Bike Event that took place at the Barclays Center. A part of the Brooklyn Nets Assist program, which stands to support Education, Athletics, Health and Wellness and Community Development. The […]

Knicks set Date for Knicks Bowl 15

One of the most popular community related events held by the New York Knicks, will return once again as fans will have an opportunity to bowl with their favorite players-while also helping to raise funds for a great cause. Knicks Bowl 15 has been set for February 10, 2014 from 6:30 – 9:00 p.m. at […]

VIDEOS: Hofstra WBB 1/19/14

1495 Sports is proud to bring the following videos from our day at Hofstra University, as we were able to cover both the Hofstra University Women’s Basketball game and get a bit of their pre-game clinic with Special Olympics: VIDEOS: Pre-Game Clinic with Special Olympics: A taste of the action from the Hofstra Women’s Basketball […]

PHOTO GALLERY: Hofstra WBB 1/19/14

1495 Sports is proud to bring the following photos from the Hofstra Women’s Basketball game and the pre-game clinic held with the Special Olympics:

Kyle Wilson as Jets 2013 Walter Payton Man of the Year

The New York Jets have named cornerback Kyle Wilson as the team’s 2013 Walter Payton Man of the Year. Through the Play 60 program and the New York Jets Community Relations Department, Kyle has impacted many lives throughout New Jersey. As the Jets’ award winner, Wilson will receive $1,000 to donate to the Piscataway High […]

VIDEOS: 2013 Islanders Hospital Visit

1495 Sports is proud to bring the following videos from the New York Islanders 2013 Hospital Visit. Featuring players Kyle Okposo, Travis Hamonic, Colin McDonald, John Tavares and Matt Martin as the guys visited the Steven and Alexandra Cohen Children’s Medical Center of New York. Kyle Okposo: John Tavares: Video look at the trip: AnnMarie DiFrancesca Director of Child Life and Creative Art Therapies […]