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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NBA GLOBAL GAMES HERALD START OF NEW NBA SEASON

MANILA, PHILIPPINES, Oct. 6, 2016 – Question: How do you know that the NBA regular season is about to begin? Answer: There’s a lot of buzz worldwide about the NBA pre-season including the Global Games. The NBA Global Games are a series of NBA games played outside of the United States and Canada where NBA teams play against fellow NBA squads or foreign ball clubs. The first official overseas game featuring an NBA team was played on Sept. 7, 1978 when the Washington Bullets traveled to Israel to take on…

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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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PHOENIX SUNS’ BRANDON KNIGHT AND FORMER NBA PLAYER DEE BROWN HEADLINE GATORADE NBA TRAINING CENTER IN THE PHILIPPINES

– Event Tips Off NBA FIT Week to Promote Healthy, Active Lifestyles Among Filipino Fans –   MANILA, PHILIPPINES, July 12, 2016 – Phoenix Suns guard Brandon Knight and former NBA player DeCovan “Dee” Brown will tip off NBA FIT Week in the Philippines by training elite Filipino athletes and coaches at this year’s Gatorade NBA Training Center, the National Basketball Association (NBA) and Gatorade announced today.  The 2016 Gatorade NBA Training Center will be held at the Gatorade Hoops Center at Mandaluyong City on July 19.   Returning for…

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NBA AND CLOUDFONE ANNOUNCE NEW MULTIYEAR PARTNERSHIP IN THE PHILIPPINES

– CloudFone to Provide NBA Promotions and Experiences for Fans Nationwide –   MANILA, PHILIPPINES – The National Basketball Association (NBA) and CloudFone, the flagship mobile phone and tablet brand of Cellprime Group, one of the Philippines’ top technology companies, announced today a new multiyear marketing partnership.   CloudFone will engage consumers by providing access to NBA content on its mobile devices, interactive digital campaigns and NBA-themed phone accessories.  Additionally, CloudFone will be integrated into the NBA’s marquee events in the Philippines, including the Jr. NBA/Jr. WNBA Philippines presented by…

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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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Under Armour AND NBA ANNOUNCE GLOBAL MARKETING PARTNERSHIP

  — Under Armour to Serve as Title Partner and Outfitter of NBA Draft Combine and the Presenting Partner of the Jr. NBA Program in the U.S. —  — New NBA FIT App Built Using Under Armour’s Connected Fitness Platform will Encourage a Healthy and Active Lifestyle — NEW YORK, August 10, 2015 – Under Armour and the National Basketball Association (NBA) announced today a multiyear global partnership that makes Under Armour the title partner of the NBA Draft Combine and presenting partner of the Jr. NBA, the league’s youth…

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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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MANILA REGIONAL SELECTION CAMP OF JR. NBA/JR. WNBA PHILIPPINES 2015 PRESENTED BY ALASKA AT PICC FORUM APRIL 11-12

Last Regional Selection Camp of 2015 to announce NCR finalists on April 12 Jr. NBA/Jr. WNBA Philippines 2015 presented by Alaska holds its final selection camp this weekend at the PICC Forum Tent at the CCP Grounds in Roxas Boulevard April 11-12, starting at 9 a.m. Boys and girls aged 10 to 14 from the NCR and other provinces are expected to join this regional tryout for slots in the National Training Camp, the high point of the NBA’s global youth development program. The two-day camp starts April 11 where…

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Three boys, two girls from Davao make it to National Training Camp of Jr. NBA/Jr. WNBA Philippines 2015 presented by Alaska

Four Davao players, one from CDO are Manila-bound Davao City – Four Davaoeños and one player from Cagayan de Oro are set to pursue their basketball dreams in Manila this April after topping the Regional Selection Camp of Jr. NBA/Jr. WNBA Philippines 2015 presented by Alaska at the University of the Immaculate Conception in Davao City. Paolo Emanuel Antonio, 14, of Stella Maris Academy in Davao City; Christopher Gonzaga, 14, of the University of the Immaculate Conception, Davao City and Jeffy Malilim, 13, of Corpus Christi School, Cagayan de Oro…

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