Tag Archive | National Basketball Assocation

Clara Wu Tsai and Joe Tsai Unveil Action Plan to Support Social Justice and Promote Equality

Clara Wu Tsai and Joe Tsai, owners of the NBA’s Brooklyn Nets, the WNBA’s New York Liberty, and Barclays Center have unveiled a five-point plan committed to inclusiveness, justice, and equal opportunity. As part of the couple’s commitment, they have pledged $50 million over 10 years to support social justice and economic mobility initiatives that […]

Flashback Series Video of the Day: Brooklyn Nets Giving Back

1495 Sports is proud to bring the following Flashback Series Video of the Day as we gave this look at Brooklyn Nets stars Rondae Hollis-Jefferson and Jarrett Allen team up with representatives from Key Food and BSE Global to distribute food to families in need from 2018 For the full coverage fans are encouraged to […]

NBA Legend Kobe Bryant dies in a helicopter crash

Kobe Bryant reportedly found dead in a helicopter crash in Calabasas Sunday morning. The future hall of famer was traveling this morning via helicopter, where a fire broke out, sending the helicopter to the ground. A total of 5 people were found lifeless, including Kobe. He was known to travel around in a helicopter, showing […]

Nets fall short in attempt to snap the Jazz’s 9-game win streak

Despite the Brooklyn Nets valiant effort at the end of the game with some late runs, the Utah Jazz hold on to improve to a 10-game win streak with a 118-107 win at the Barclays Center. The second quarter is where the Nets really hurt themselves, as they got outscored 29-19, as the team had […]

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 […]

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 […]