Tag Archive | Chicago Bulls

USA Basketball Announces 57 Finalists for U.S. Olympic Men’s Team

Adding 15 players to 42 previously selected USA Basketball Men’s National Team finalists, 57 athletes today were announced by USA Basketball as finalists for the U.S. Olympic Men’s Basketball Team. The player selections were approved by the USA Basketball Board of Directors. The official 12-member U.S. Olympic Men’s Basketball Team roster will be announced later […]

USA Basketball and Mondelēz International Announce Multiyear Marketing And Licensing Partnership

Mondelez International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MDLZ), the National Basketball Association (NBA) and USA Basketball announced a multiyear partnership that makes the leading snacking company an Official Partner of the NBA, Women’s National Basketball Association (WNBA), NBA G League, NBA 2K League and USA Basketball. As part of the partnership, Mondelez International will create a variety of […]

Spirit Join Kings-led Voter Registration Coalition “Rally the Vote”

The Washington Spirit joined “Rally the Vote,” a 20-team, nonpartisan coalition made up of professional sports franchises across the NBA, NFL, MLB, MLS, WNBA and NWSL. Launched by the Sacramento Kings, Rally the Vote is focused on encouraging fans to get in the game and make their voice heard by registering to vote and participating […]

St. John’s Basketball Afternoon Chat with Bill Wennington Set for June 9

The St. John’s men’s basketball program will host An Afternoon Chat with Bill Wennington on Tuesday, June 9, at 1 p.m. virtually through the University’s WebEx platform. Wennington who is a three-time NBA Champion and St. John’s great will reflect on “The Last Dance” documentary as well as talk St. John’s hoops with Head Coach […]

Kyrie Irving with a near perfect performance for Nets against the Hawks for his first game back from injury

Kyrie Irving returns to his starting role with the Brooklyn Nets after being sidelined for 26 consecutive games. On November 12th, Irving pushed through what he thought wasn’t a serious injury while playing the Utah Jazz. He suited up two days later against the Denver Nuggets. This injury proved to be no joke as Irving […]

Rockets’ Beverley to replace Wizards’ Wall in Taco Bell Skills Challenge

Houston Rockets guard Patrick Beverley will replace Washington Wizards guard John Wall in the 2015 Taco Bell® Skills Challenge during State Farm® All-Star Saturday Night at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y., on Feb. 14. TNT will exclusively televise the Taco Bell® Skills Challenge, which features a head-to-head, bracket-style tournament format for the first time. State Farm All-Star Saturday Night begins at […]

Butler, Wall headline 2015 Taco Bell Skills Challenge

Four guards from the Eastern Conference All-Star team — starters John Wall of the Washington Wizards and Kyle Lowry of the Toronto Raptors, as well as reserves Jimmy Butler of the Chicago Bulls and Jeff Teague of the Atlanta Hawks — and defending champion Trey Burke of the Utah Jazz will headline the 2015 Taco Bell® Skills Challenge during State Farm® All-Star Saturday Night at Barclays […]