Tag Archive | New York City Department of Education

NBA All-Star Game in NY to Reach One Million Kids through the Sport of Basketball

The NBA announced on Friday that the league will reach its seasonlong goal to engage more than one million New York City youth with fun, fitness-related basketball programming across the five boroughs as part of its NBA Cares All-Star efforts. Amidst many first-time undertakings at NBA All-Star 2015, the league will host basketball and fitness […]

1495 Sports Photo Gallery: Mets Wheelchair Softball Tournament

On a beautiful Friday afternoon at Citi Field, the New York Mets hosted 75 Wheelchair softball players in the 11th annual tournament at Citi Field. Helping to cheer on participants were greats Edgardo Alfonzo and Bud Harrelson. Participating in this years tournament were teams from the Queens, the Bronx, Boston, Chicago and Philadelphia. The franchise also […]