Posts tagged "NBA"

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Introducing the Play Forever Podcast by LeagueApps: Episode 1 With David Robinson

Hall of Famer David Robinson joins us in our first podcast episode. LeagueApps is happy to introduce the Play Forever Podcast! Hosted by LeagueApps President Jeremy Goldberg, the Play Forever Podcast was created for sports organizers like you. Play Forever Podcast is a series that…

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How 3 Entrepreneurs Convinced an NBA Star to Invest in LeagueApps

Shane Battier And Why He Started With LeagueApps This story appears in both the January 2017 edition of Entrepreneur magazine and online at entrepreneur.com. You can read the full article here. In February 2015, Shane Battier attended a dinner for sports-tech companies, hosted by the…

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5 Ways Sports Management Software Can Help Implement NBA and USA Basketball Guidelines [infographic]

Basketball is the most popular youth sport in the country. In 2015-16, there were 9.8 million boys and girls that participated, according to the Sport and Fitness Industry Association. Youth basketball remains strong in the country. However, there is historically been a lack of organizational…

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Why The Admiral Works With LeagueApps

Recently, NBA Hall of Famer David “The Admiral” Robinson stopped by the LeagueApps office. The Admiral is a firm believer in LeagueApps and the power of youth sports. LeagueApps is helping local sports organizers create better experiences for young athletes in their communities. The Admiral…

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Partner Spotlight: Sitting Down With Rev Up Athletics

Current and future NBA stars weren’t the only ones hanging out in New York this week. For the first time in their lives, St. Mark and Eriqueca Sanders of Rev Up Athletics made the journey from Aurora, Colorado. Lucky for us, the couple wanted to…

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NYC Youth Partner Day A Slam Dunk

Instead of watching Steph Curry and LeBron James during their pre-Game Three warmups, the LeagueApps team was hustling on their own home court on Wednesday night hosting some of their partners. The anticipation of talking youth basketball combined with the buzz of the NBA Finals…

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Girls Can Play in the Big Leagues Too

By Annie Rosencrans When I joined the LeagueApps team earlier this summer, people kept asking me the same question: How are you going to handle being the only woman in the company? The truth is, I wasn’t all that concerned about it. As with any…

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LeagueApps Speaker Series: Donna Goldsmith, former COO of WWE, Delivers the Smackdown

At LeagueApps, we have monthly speakers join the team to share their work, their entrepreneurial and sports journeys, and their insights.  This past week, we hosted Donna Goldsmith, former COO of the WWE and former VP of Licensing at the NBA, to share her experiences…