SPRINGFIELD, MASS. – The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame announced today the 20 watch list candidates for the 2018 Bob Cousy Point Guard of the Year Award. Named after Hall of Famer and former Boston Celtic and Holy Cross guard Bob Cousy, the annual honor now in its fifteenth year recognizes the top point guards in Division I men’s college basketball. A national committee comprised of top college basketball personnel determined the watch list of 20 candidates.
With a unique format lending itself to no downtime after made baskets to take a breather or get set on defense — plus no time to celebrate — Red Bull Reign is a test of stamina, endurance, will — and scoring. It’s all about getting buckets and playing high-octane offense.
This past weekend Position Sports finished up its 9th Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame Enshrinement weekend. Working alongside our client, the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame to deliver its premier event of the year.
This past week Position Sports finished up its final premium basketball experience for the summer. Working alongside our partners at Nike Elite Youth Basketball (Division of NIKE, Inc.) to deliver the “Nike Basketball Academy.”
2017 marks another year that Position Sports took over the basketball scene in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. Working alongside our client and friend NBA All-Star Chris Paul to deliver a premium summer basketball camp.
Los Angeles Clippers point guard and nine-time All-Star, Chris Paul announced today that he will be hosting his first-ever Fantasy Experience to benefit the Chris Paul Family Foundation. The exclusive basketball training camp for adults will be held July 28-30 at the illustrious Wynn Las Vegas. Many of the game’s leading coaches and personalities will be on hand as team coaches. The CP3 Experience is also geared towards the full family experience with a youth program and spouse activities.
The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame announced today the field of teams and brackets for the 2017 Tip-Off Tournament. The annual NCAA men’s exempt tournament sponsored by the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference will take place Saturday, November 18 and Sunday, November 19 at Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Connecticut. Eight schools will compete in two four-team brackets with campus round games leading up to the Mohegan Sun Arena contests.
The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame announced today the field of teams for the second annual Basketball Hall of Fame Classic, a premier college basketball showcase held in conjunction with STAPLES Center on December 8, 2017. The one-day doubleheader will feature University of Oklahoma vs. the University of Southern California and St. John’s University vs. Arizona State University.
The college basketball season officially closed out tonight with the sport’s top coaches, players (past and present) and Hollywood stars all gathering at The College Basketball Awards Presented by Wendy’s televised live on ESPN2 from The NOVO by Microsoft at L.A. Live. Eight prestigious, end-of-season awards were presented to the game’s best and brightest during the 90-minute telecast.
Yesterday at the Women’s Final Four in Dallas, TX, the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame and Women’s Basketball Coaches Association announced Kelsey Plum from the University of Washington as the winner of the 2017 Nancy Lieberman Award. Now in its eighteenth year, the award recognizes the top point guard in women’s NCAA Division I college basketball.
Today, at a press event presented by Haggar Clothing Company, the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame announced the 11 members of the Class of 2017 to be honored September 7-9, 2017 during this year’s Enshrinement festivities in Springfield, Massachusetts. The Class Announcement was made in Glendale, Arizona the site of the 2017 NCAA Men’s Final Four, and televised live on ESPN2.
The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame announced today the matchups for the third annual Hoophall Miami Invitational, a premier college basketball showcase held in conjunction with AmericanAirlines Arena on December 2nd.
The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame has announced the five finalists for each of their 2017 College Basketball Awards including Bob Cousy Point Guard of the Year, Jerry West Shooting Guard of the Year, Julius Erving Small Forward of the Year, Karl Malone Power Forward of the Year and Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Center of the Year.
Now in its 16th year, the Jordan Brand Classic, presented by American Family Insurance, has announced the All-American Girls Team for this year’s game. The All-American Girls game originated in 2014 with the support of Jordan Brand family member Maya Moore.
The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame announced today, at NBA All-Star Weekend, four phenomenal players, seven standout coaches, one outstanding referee, one legendary contributor and one record-setting team as finalists from the North American and Women’s committees to be considered for election in 2017.
We have reached the midway point of the NBA season! More importantly it is NBA All-Star Weekend! Fans across the globe can shift their focus to the city of New Orleans for the 66th NBA All-Star game.
Now in its 16th year, the Jordan Brand Classic, presented by American Family Insurance, has announced the All-American Boys Team for this year’s game.
It’s that time of the year again. Long lines outside in freezing weather. Standing room only crowds. These are diehard basketball fans at their best … all waiting to experience the Spalding Hoophall Classic, the most legendary high school basketball showcase in the country.
As part of the celebration of this momentous day, the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame has announced the eligible candidates for the Class of 2017. A first look at the list was provided by The Jump on ESPN2, hosted by Rachel Nichols and first-time Hall of Fame nominee Tracy McGrady. A complete list of eligible candidates can be found below.
Position Sports has partnered with the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame to produce two marquee college basketball events on one day - Saturday, December 3rd.