Tag Archive | NBA

FITE presents Live Pay Per View Basketball with The Gloria Cup 2020

FITE, the premiere global digital platform for sports and entertainment, announced today its coverage of The Gloria Cup International Men’s Basketball Tournament, featuring the leading teams from Serbia, Ukraine, and Turkey. FITE will offer this exclusive PPV program to all countries outside of Serbia, Bosnia, Croatia, Montenegro, N. Macedonia, and Slovenia. The Gloria Cup 2020, […]

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 […]

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 […]

Keia Clarke Appointed Chief Executive Officer of the New York Liberty

The New York Liberty of the Women’s National Basketball Association (WNBA) announced that Keia Clarke has been promoted to Chief Executive Officer. Ms. Clarke is an accomplished media and sports executive who served in a variety of senior leadership roles for the Liberty over the past 10 seasons, most recently as Chief Operating Officer. In […]

Monumental Sports & Entertainment Announces New Initiatives to Address Police Brutality and Fight Social Injustice

Monumental Sports & Entertainment (MSE) today announced a series of initiatives, actions, and investments which the company is making to advance a broad community conversation towards policy maker action on police brutality and fighting social injustice. “Sports have a significant impact on the day-to-day life of any great community, and I believe that owning teams […]

Braden and Brandi Holtby Launch ‘Get Off the Bench for Racial Equality’ Auction Benefitting Black Lives Matter DC and The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights

Capitals goaltender @Holts170 and his wife Brandi have launched a 'Get Off the Bench for Racial Equality' auction benefitting @DMVBlackLives and @civilrightsorg. The Holtbys will donate $5,000 to each organization and match funds raised through auction.https://t.co/eR2hMZrow1 — Washington Capitals (@Capitals) June 8, 2020 Washington Capitals goaltender Braden Holtby and wife Brandi have launched a ‘Get […]

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 […]