Posts tagged "Hoops"

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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 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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The Jr. NBA Wants To Give Your Youth Basketball Program A $1,000 Under Armour Gift Card

If your youth basketball program is focused on growing the game of basketball through sportsmanship, fundamentals, and team work, then you deserve free marketing and Under Armour apparel and equipment for it. Now you actually can, thanks to a new initiative launched by the Jr. NBA to…

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How to Start, Scale, and Grow a Youth Sports Training Program

Former Johns Hopkins University, National Lacrosse League, and current Major League Lacrosse player Mike “Pop” Poppleton is the founder of All-American Faceoff (AAFO). Founded in 2015, the goal of AAFO is not only to teach athletes how to dominate at the faceoff X, but to…

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Wizards Guard Bradley Beal Joins EYBL To Go Elite

Washington Wizards shooting guard Bradley Beal will be giving back to his St. Louis community. The St. Louis native, who once starred as a player on the Chaminade College Prep (Missouri) high school basketball team, and laced up for the St. Louis Eagles‘ EYBL squad from 2008-10, has…


Cleveland Area Sports Organizer Offering Cavaliers Suite Tickets To Help Launch His Basketball Program

Formed in September of 2016, Cleveland Youth Basketball will enrich the basketball experience of those with disabilities who don’t have the same opportunities as many other children. It was founded by Jon Cupo after getting his USA Basketball coaching license. “It was one of those…

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Four Easy Rules For Running a Successful Tournament or Event

How difficult is it to run a successful tournament? What is the most important thing about choosing a venue for your next event? Running a great tournament or event ensures that your participants will return to your sports programs. They are also more likely to…

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3 Tips On How To Run A Successful Basketball Camp

What goes into creating a solid basketball camp? How do you create a great experience for your participants so they can return to your program(s)? There’s no one better to give some insight into running a great camp than Lee Miller, Director of Nike Elite…

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The LeagueApps Hoops Team Supports New England Basketball Tournaments Over The Weekend

The LeagueApps Hoops team had a chance to spend some time at a couple New England basketball tournaments this past weekend. Enterprise Sales Executive Michael Scott and Basketball Partnership Consultant Nick Sutedjo were at both the 3rd Annual Fall Hoops tourney hosted by our partners…

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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…


5 Ways To Help You Attract Better Coaches For Your Basketball Organization

Basketball organizers are finding that qualified coaches are hard to come by. A lot of our partners, however, are finding success. We’ve compiled a list of five unique ways our partners are finding better coaches for their basketball programs with the help of our features….