JR. NBA PHILIPPINES PRESENTED BY ALASKA TO INSPIRE NATIONWIDE YOUTH BASKETBALL PARTICIPATION

– Jr. NBA Philippines 2017 to select eight boys and eight girls as Jr. NBA All-Stars –  – Online Registration Now Live at www.jrnba.asia/philippines –   MANILA, PHILIPPINES, Jan. 18, 2017 – Jr. NBA Philippines 2017 presented by Alaska returns this year to the Philippines from Jan. 20-May 14 as part of the league’s effort to encourage youth basketball participation.   Jr. NBA, the league’s global youth basketball participation program for boys and girls, teaches participants the fundamental skills and core values of the game at the grassroots level in…

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MINNESOTA TIMBERWOLVES DANCERS AND L.A. CLIPPERS MASCOT CHUCK THE CONDOR BRING FUN AND EXCITEMENT TO NBA 3X PHILIPPINES PRESENTED BY PANASONIC

If you want to feel how an NBA game atmosphere is like, head on out to NBA 3X Philippines 2016 presented by Panasonic at the SM Mall of Asia Music Hall from August 19-21, 2016. This year, watch the Minnesota Timberwolves Dancers—Ariel, Ashley, Courtney, Demi, Dua and McKenna—bring their high energy, fierce routines and spirited numbers on the dance floor. Beyond being eye-catching entertainers, they will show you that they are also certified athletes. L.A. Clippers mascot Chuck the Condor will also spread good vibes to the MOA audience by…

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NBA Store: Fashion bloggers amp up NBA Fashion Style

Fashion bloggers showcased their sense of style using NBA merchandise at the first ever NBA Styling Challenge, Wednesday, at the NBA Store Glorietta 3, Makati. It’s common for many hoops fans to wear basketball jerseys and shorts as their default fashion style. But the NBA challenged groups of bloggers to push the limits in integrating NBA gear into everyday wear by conceptualizing fresh, exciting looks out of the extensive assortment of products available at the NBA Store. Riding on the energy of the NBA Playoffs, blogger groups created fashion looks…

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The 9th JrNBA/JrWNBA Philippines Presented by Alaska – 2016 kickoff

Once again, Alaska Milk Corporation (AMC) the No. 1 manufacturer of milk products in the Philippines help and supports the NBA Philippines campaign for Filipino youth.   The JrNBA and JrWNBA Philippines Presented by Alaska 2016 kickoff was held last January 23, 2014 atthe Don Bosco Technological Institute, Makati. More than 280 coaches from all over the country participated in the coaches’ clinic and more than 1000 youth ages 5-16 were present in the open clinic. A huge amount of basketball fans and enthusiasts, a record breaking for the Jr NBA and JrWNBA Philippines tip-off. Managing Director,…

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LEBRON JAMES VISITS MANILA TO INSPIRE AND MENTOR YOUNG FILIPINO BASKETBALL PLAYERS

Manila, Philippines, August 21 2015 – Basketball superstar LeBron James was in Manila for over 2 days from August 20 to 21, as part of the LeBron James Rise Tour to mentor the Rise players, inspiring them and young Filipinos to realize their true potential. During his visit, James met with local street-ball children, played at an exhibition game and launched the new LeBron 12 Low. He also introduced the final 12 Rise players who will play their final game as part of the Rise program on August 23, 2015.…

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NBA Fashion invades Project Runway

If you think it’s just male models and fashion forward guys who have style cred, think again. The most stylish and coolest men in the planet are probably in sports – professional basketball, most notably. Cool, confident and loaded with swag, NBA players now appear catwalk-ready, whether they’re checking in for their pre-game walk-through, chillin’ away from the court, or doing business outside of the playing arena. Credit the A-List look on NBA players to a dress code instituted in 2005 by then National Basketball Association Commissioner David Stern who…

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DENVER NUGGETS’ KENNETH FARIED AND SAN ANTONIO SPURS’ DANNY GREEN HEADLINE RETURN OF NBA 3X PHILIPPINES

– 3-on-3 Competition Returns to Philippines this August for 5th Consecutive Year – – Registration Begins Aug. 3 at www.nba3x.com/philippines – MANILA, PHILIPPINES, Aug. 3, 2015 – The National Basketball Association (NBA) announced today that Kenneth Faried of the Denver Nuggets and Danny Green of the San Antonio Spurs will headline NBA 3X Philippines 2015, which returns to Manila at the SM Mall of Asia Music Hall Aug. 28-30.  Returning for the fifth consecutive year, the event combines 3-on-3 on-court competition with free authentic NBA entertainment and experiences for fans…

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DENVER NUGGETS’ KENNETH FARIED AND SAN ANTONIO SPURS’ DANNY GREEN HEADLINE RETURN OF NBA 3X PHILIPPINES

– 3-on-3 Competition Returns to Philippines this August for 5th Consecutive Year – – Registration Begins Aug. 3 at www.nba3x.com/philippines – MANILA, PHILIPPINES, Aug. 3, 2015 – The National Basketball Association (NBA) announced today that Kenneth Faried of the Denver Nuggets and Danny Green of the San Antonio Spurs will headline NBA 3X Philippines 2015, which returns to Manila at the SM Mall of Asia Music Hall Aug. 28-30.  Returning for the fifth consecutive year, the event combines 3-on-3 on-court competition with free authentic NBA entertainment and experiences for fans…

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LOS ANGELES LAKERS CHAMPION AND FORMER NBA HEAD COACH BRIAN SHAW TO TRAIN ELITE FILIPINO ATHLETES AND COACHES AT GATORADE NBA TRAINING CENTER

– Event Tips Off NBA FIT Week To Encourage Healthy Lifestyles – MANILA, PHILIPPINES, July 20, 2015 – NBA Champion and former Head Coach Brian Shaw will tip off NBA FIT Week by providing advanced basketball instruction at this year’s Gatorade NBA Training Center in the Philippines, the National Basketball Association (NBA) and Gatorade announced today. Returning for the second consecutive year, the Gatorade NBA Training Center gathers elite instructors in the fields of basketball, fitness and conditioning, and nutrition to share the latest techniques with elite Filipino athletes and…

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LAKERS’ JORDAN CLARKSON, JAZZ’S TREY BURKE AND NBA LEGEND HORACE GRANT TO CELEBRATE NBA PLAYOFFS WITH FILIPINO FANS

– Clarkson, Burke and Grant to Host Viewing Parties at NBA Cafe Manila and Conduct NBA Cares Basketball Clinic for Youth – – Thunder Girls and Hugo the Hornet to Join Festivities – MANILA, PHILIPPINES, May 20, 2015 – The National Basketball Association (NBA) today announced that Los Angeles Lakers guard Jordan Clarkson, Utah Jazz guard Trey Burke and NBA Legend Horace Grant will visit the Philippines to celebrate the NBA Playoffs with Filipino fans. The Oklahoma City Thunder dance team – the Thunder Girls – and Charlotte Hornets mascot…

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Eleven boys, six girls will represent NCR at National Training Camp of Jr. NBA/Jr. WNBA Philippines 2015 presented by Alaska

Vacationing boy from Cagayan de Oro, first 10-year old camper make it to all-Metro Manila selection Eleven boys – one of them already 6’4 at 12 years old – and six girls will be Metro Manila’s bets when the National Training Camp of the Jr. NBA/Jr. WNBA Philippines 2015 presented by Alaska happens at the PICC Forum and the Mall of Asia Music Hall on April 24, 25 and 26. One of the selected players was just on holiday from Cagayan de Oro, tried out and made it. And for…

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Four boys, three girls from North Luzon off to National Training Camp of Jr. NBA/Jr. WNBA Philippines 2015 presented by Alaska

Baguio and Dagupan players rule Baguio Regional Selection Camp Baguio City – Young players from Benguet Province and nearby Pangasinan distinguished themselves at the Regional Selection Camp of the Jr. NBA/Jr. WNBA Philippines 2015 presented by Alaska held at the St. Louis University Laboratory High School in this city, March 15, 2015. Seven young players from these provinces – four boys and three girls — had statistics and basketball savvy that impressed Jr. NBA/Jr. WNBA coaches and judged them worthy of inclusion in the National Training Camp, the high point…

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Three boys and one girl from Puerto Princesa are first qualifiers for Jr. NBA/Jr. WNBA National Training Camp April 24-26;

198 join Regional Selection Camp Puerto Princesa City– Three boys aged 13 and an 11-year old girl emerged as the first qualifiers for the National Training Camp of the Jr. NBA/Jr. WNBA Philippines 2015 presented by Alaska in Palawan Sunday, February 22. The four standouts were chosen from a field of 198 participants in the first Regional Selection Camp of the NBA league’s international youth basketball program which was held at the Seminario de San Jose in Tiniguiban, Puerto Princesa February 21 and 22. On the first day, boys and…

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NBA Café Manila serves up Playoffs Specials

Watching the National Basketball Association (NBA) Playoffs will never be the same again now that NBA Cafe Manila – the only NBA Café in the world — is open at SM Aura in Taguig City. Feel the intense competitions in the Eastern and Western Conferences of the world’s premier basketball league and cheer for your favorite NBA team as if you were right there with them at the arena. A giant basketball screen and many other basketball screens all over the dining area bring the NBA action right where you’re…

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Press Released: Former Jr. NBA standouts drafted to participate in the inaugural Jr. NBA Alumni All-Star game

Upcoming UAAP/NCAA stars will play in Jr. NBA Alumni All-Stars game at Jr. NBA National Training CampLMANILA – If you want to see the blue chip rookies who will play for UAAP and NCAA teams in the coming collegiate basketball season, watch the Jr. NBA All-Stars Alumni game on April 27, 2013 at the SM Mall of Asia Music Hall at 12 noon. 24 Jr. NBA alumni from Batch 2009 to Batch 2013 will compete in a Red vs. White basketball game that will be coached by NBA talents Gordon…

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