Hawks Visit Atlanta VA Medical Center On Veterans Day

ATLANTA, GA —– Atlanta Hawks players, coaches and cheerleaders teamed with soldiers from Fort Gordon to visit veterans and their families at the Atlanta VA Medical Center on Veterans Day, Nov. 11. “We can say ‘thank you,’ but ‘thank you’ is not enough for what these people have done for us, what they continue to do for[…]

Men’s Wearhouse Announces Partnership with National Basketball Coaches Association

Joseph Abboud Named Official Wardrobe Supplier for NBCA Men’s Wearhouse signed a two year agreement with the National Basketball Coaches Association (NBCA) to dress the coaches of the National Basketball Association (NBA) in Joseph Abboud Custom suits for the 2014-2015 and 2015-2016 seasons. This is Joseph Abboud’s sixth year as the Official Wardrobe Supplier of[…]

Pelicans host local Marines as part of Hoops for Troops

The Pelicans and Monty Williams hosted about 20 local Marines at their practice facility  to watch practice and even participate in some drills as part of NBA Cares Hoops For Troops Week. After the team’s nearly two-hour practice, the Marines took the court, taking part in shooting drills alongside the players. The troops also joined the[…]

Sixers practice for troops at McGuire Air Force Base

JOINT BASE McGUIRE-DIX-LAKEHURST, N.J. — Some of our country’s bravest men and women gathered to watch the Sixers practice at the McGuire Air Force Base fitness center on Tuesday. The Sixers have launched a new Stars & Stripes program honoring members of the military. Friday night is Military Appreciation Night at the Wells Fargo Center when the[…]

Pacers Host Soldiers from “Wish for Our Heroes”

On Monday, Nov. 3 the Pacers partnered with “Wish for Our Heroes” to host 50 military service men/women at a team practice and serve them lunch in the Locker Room Restaurant at Bankers Life Fieldhouse. The afternoon’s events kicked off “Hoops for Troops” Week, part of a year-round initiative led by the NBA, its players[…]