Tag Archive | Basketball

New York Liberty Launch #OwnTheCrown Campaign Ahead of 25th Anniversary Season

The New York Liberty announced #OwnTheCrown as the team’s official marketing campaign for the 25th anniversary season. Brooklyn-based creative agency Oddsense and its Director of Photography, Kayli Weiss, produced the team’s #OwnTheCrown spot featuring voiceover from Liberty Ring of Honor member, Naismith Hall of Famer and New Orleans Pelicans Assistant Coach, Teresa Weatherspoon. “The #OwnTheCrown […]

St. Francis College Brooklyn’s Unique McLean Selected to Participate in 2021 State Farm College Slam Dunk Championship

St. Francis College Brooklyn graduate guard Unique McLean has been selected to the Great Clips Slam Dunk Championship roster for the 32nd annual State Farm College Slam Dunk & 3-Point Championships at Hinkle Fieldhouse on the Butler University Campus in Indianapolis on Thursday, April 1. McLean is one of eight players selected for the event […]

St. John’s University Julian Champagnie Enters NBA Draft Process

Following a breakout sophomore season with the St. John’s University Men’s Basketball team , Julian Champagnie has announced he will enter the NBA Draft process. The 6-foot-8, 220-pound wing intends to take all the necessary steps to maintain his eligibility should he choose to return to college for his junior season. “After long thought and […]

New York Liberty Reveal Anniversary Logo In Celebration of Franchises 25th Year

The New York Liberty unveiled a specialized 25th Anniversary logo to commemorate its quarter of a century as a Women’s National Basketball Association franchise. As one of only three original teams remaining in the league, the Liberty was founded on October 30, 1996 and will celebrate its silver anniversary throughout the 2021 season. “You can’t […]

Hofstra Men’s Basketball Ray And Kante Honored By The NABC

Hofstra senior Jalen Ray was named to the National Association of Basketball Coaches All-District First Team and junior Isaac Kante earned a spot on the second team, it was announced this morning by the organization. It marks the first NABC honor for both. Ray, a member of the All-Colonial Athletic Association First Team, averaged a […]

St. John’s Julian Champagnie Named to USBWA All-District Team

St. John’s sophomore Julian Champagnie has been recognized by the United States Basketball Writers Association, as the Brooklyn native was named to the USBWA All-District II Team on Tuesday. Champagnie was one of nine BIG EAST players and one of only two underclassmen from the conference to earn USBWA All-District honors. An All-BIG EAST First Team selection […]

Wilson Unveils New Official Game Ball Ahead of 2021 WNBA Season

Wilson Sporting Goods Co., in partnership with the Women’s National Basketball Association (WNBA), unveiled the league’s new official game ball before the start of the milestone 25th WNBA season. “We are thrilled to be tipping off our partnership with the WNBA in advance of a historic 25th milestone season,” said Amanda Lamb, Global Marketing Director, Team Sports […]