Keith Langford Presents “The Metro Classic” RECAP

Keith Langford Metro Classic Charity Basketball Game

Keith Langford Metro Classic Charity Basketball Game

FORT WORTH, Texas – This past weekend, Former Kansas Jayhawk Keith Langford brought his hometown of Fort Worth, Texas the first annual Metro Classic! The Metro Classic took place June 20th, 2015 at North Crowley High School, which consisted of a charity basketball game that included some of football and basketball’s top professionals around the area! There was also an autograph session prior to the game and prize giveaways.

Participants included Pro ball players David Kyles, Cameron Clark, James White, Demetric Shaw, Celtics Phil Pressey, Cowboys Tyler Patmon, Comedian Sydney Castillo, Recording Artist BHamp, Recording Artist Shelby Shaw, Alex Tiny B, Louie The Singer, Gin Blanton and Trent Shelton! Fort Worth Native DJ Wildhairr provided sounds. Shelby Shaw sang the National Anthem to kick off the game.

James Harden’s mother was in attendance and gave away autographed bobble heads of her son.

The proceeds from the charity game were donated to two attendees, one boy and one girl.

Metro Classic

Metro Classic

DJ Wildhairr

DJ Wildhairr

Keith Langford and one of two scholarship winners

Keith Langford and one of two scholarship winners

Simone from Black Sports Online playing defense on Professional Basketball Player Demetric Shaw

Simone from Black Sports Online playing defense on Professional Basketball Player Demetric Shaw

Professional Basketball Player Brandon Fields looking for a teammate to pass the ball to

Professional Basketball Player Brandon Fields looking for a teammate to pass the ball to

NZ Group Publicist Tina Tremble, Play N Skillz artists Shelby Shaw and Alex Tiny B

NZ Group Publicist Tina Tremble, Play N Skillz artists Shelby Shaw and Alex Tiny B

Autographed James Harden Bobble Heads Giveaway

Autographed James Harden Bobble Heads Giveaway

Phil Pressey of Boston Celtics Dunking during Metro Classic Charity Basketball Game

Phil Pressey of Boston Celtics Dunking during Metro Classic Charity Basketball Game

Professional Basketball Player James White

Professional Basketball Player James White

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***MEDIA ALERT*** 2015 NBRPA ALL STAR EVENTS DURING THE NBA ALL STAR WEEKEND

IMG_3020This year the NBRPA has several huge events listed for the NBA ALL STAR WEEKEND February 13 – 15, 2015 in the New York area. Starting on Friday with the Welcome Reception/Black History Month event. Saturday is their philanthropy event the “Pubicolor Service Project” with Tiny Archibald and Dolph Schayes. Ending the weekend on a powerful fellowship on Sunday and will have its annual Legends Brunch w/ current and retired players.

Events throughout entire NBA All Star Weekend will include big names from the NBRPA who’s past and present members include: Clyde Frazier, Tiny Archibald, Dolph Schayes, Theresa Witherspoon, Magic Johnson, Thurl Bailey, Rick Barry, Nancy Lieberman, Spencer Haywood, Johnny Newman, Jalen Rose, Mychal Thompson, Anthony Avent, Elgin Baylor, Kenny Anderson, Horace Grant, John Salley..and more.

With the NBRPA having multiple event locations, please specify which event/s you’re wanting to cover. Upon receiving your media confirmation, location & media check-in will be sent to you. Please use the following information below to submit media credential request.

For more information on the NBRPA All Star Weekend Events, Please Visit: http://www.legendsofbasketball.com/events/

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Securing on-site media for:

1. Friday February 13, 2015 5pm-7pm Welcome Reception/Black History Month
Location: Astor Ballroom Barclays Center.

2. Saturday February 14, 2015 9am-3pm Publicolor Service Project in honor of Tiny Archibald and Doloh Schayes.
Location: Dewitt Clinton High School- Bronx

3. Sunday February 15, 2015 10am-1pm NBRPA AllStar Brunch.
Location: Jacob K Javits Convention Center

Media Request Deadline: February 12, 2015 at 4PM/CST.
Media Credential Submittals: ninazavalagroup@gmail.com

Onsite Media Contacts:

Nina Zavala
nina@ninazavalagroup.com

 

Dallas Cowboys George Selvie Getting Ready For A New Show Called “THE FAME”

Looks like Dallas Cowboys George Selvie is preparing for television. Taking a moment out before starting summer camp in Oxnard with the Cowboys, Selvie hits the studio to shoot his promo teaser for his upcoming tv show “The Fame”. Also co-hosting the show is former Super Bowl Champion Tony Banks. THE FAME will cover the Dallas Cowboys and NFL news across the league. The show will air Saturday mornings at 8:30am on channel TXA 21.

Here are some of the behind the scene pictures from the shoot with George Selvie and Tony Banks.

 

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Deion Sanders “TRUTH SPORTS” Celebrity Youth Symposium

 

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Pro Football Hall of Famer, Deion Sanders, brings his annual Prime Time Youth Sports Weekend to Dallas, Texas for a four-day celebration of youth sports, community building, family empowerment and philanthropy. Previously held in Atlanta, GA, the Prime Time Youth Sports Weekend in Dallas will feature a youth football tournament, celebrity/youth symposium, college visit, and Cowboys Stadium behind the scenes tour

The Celebrity Youth Symposium, brings together celebrities, athletes, business executives and society elite with youth participants for an open discussion forum examining topics ranging including faith, success, self-esteem, education, perseverance and more.

This year’s participants include: Marcus Smart (Boston Celtics), Gin Blanton (Sports Journalist), DJ ASAP (BET’s 106 & Park), David Kyles (Greek Basketball League) Linda Brenner (Pro Athlete) and the event moderator is “DRE” The DFW Hype Man.

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For more information, please contact: Yana Young yana@theyounggrouppr.com or Nina Zavala ninazavalagroup@gmail.com

What: Celebrity Youth Symposium

When: July 17, 2014 at 7PM

Where: Hilton Anatole, 2201 N Stemmons Fwy, Dallas, TX. 75207

 

 

Winners Circle DFW and Game Day Sports Tours Present the 5th Annual “Ballin with the Boys” Charity Basketball Game Benefiting Community HealthCore

Contact: Nina Zavala
Phone: (214) 809-5526
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PRESS RELEASE
For Immediate Release

NFL LEGEND and PROFESSIONAL FOOTBALL HALL OF FAMER MICHAEL IRVIN TO HOST THE 5TH ANNUAL EVENT.

Longview, Texas – Current and former Dallas Cowboys stars are set to play in the 5th Annual Ballin With The Boys charity basketball game against the Longview Fire Department. The game will take place at Lobo Coliseum on Saturday, May 17th, 2014 and will benefit the Community Healthcore.

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East Texas is gearing up for one of the most anticipated events of the year hosted by NFL Legend, Michael Irvin. Irvin, also dubbed as “The PlayMaker”, was selected by the Dallas Cowboys in the first round, eleventh pick of the 1988 NFL Draft. Irvin ended his career in 1999 with the Cowboys as a three-time Super Bowl Champion, setting both franchise and NFL records. In 2007 Irvin was inducted into the Professional Football Hall of Fame.

This years’ celebrity host is guaranteed to draw a crowd when some of the biggest names in sports hang their cleats for a great cause. Fans and sports enthusiasts will have the opportunity to enjoy a competitive basketball game, experience the halftime slam dunk contest, and will be able to participate in a private celebrity autograph signing prior to the game. The 2014 confirmed celebrity contenders thus far are Dallas Cowboys Morris Claiborne, Dwayne Harris, and Barry Church; former Dallas Cowboys stars Larry Brown, Kevin Smith and host Michael Irvin.

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Location: Lobo Coliseum, 201 E. Tomlinson Pkwy. Longview, TX.

Date: Saturday May 17, 2014

Time: Doors open at 1PM, Game Tip Off at 3PM.

For more information or to purchase tickets log onto:winnerscircledfw.com/ballin-with-the-boys-2014-tickets/

The 2014 “Ballin With The Boys” event is sponsored by:

Courtney Construction Inc., Copart, Lumpkin Motor Sports, Excel Pre-Owned Super Center, Academy Sports, Horaney’s, Premier Construction, All Star Automotive, First Bank and Trust East Texas, Baxter Clean Care, Jose Sanchez Law Firm PC, Joyce Crane, Made Rite and Pinewood Nursing Home

This event will benefit Community Health Core: helping people and their families heal the consequences of mental illness. Providing programs and services in greater East Texas that help people lead lives free from addiction.

 

MEDIA ALERT – 2014 “BALLIN WITH THE BOYS” CHARITY BASKETBALL GAME

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Gameday Sports Tours Logo 5Winners Circle DFW and GameDay Sports Tours present

“Ballin with the Boys” Charity Basketball Game

Hosted By Michael Irvin

 

Join Michael Irvin and Dallas Cowboys, Morris Claiborne, Barry Church, Dwayne Harris, JJ Wilcox, BW Webb and former Dallas Cowboys Charles Haley, Kevin Smith, Larry Brown and some of the biggest names in sports, as they hang up their cleats and go head to head with the Longview Fire Department on Saturday, May 17, 2014. Come out to this all age star studded charity basketball game benefiting the Community Health Core.

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Location: Lobo Coliseum, 201 E. Tomlinson Pkwy. Longview, TX.

Date: Saturday May 17, 2014

Time: Doors open at 1PM, tip off at 3PM.

For more information or to purchase tickets log onto: winnerscircledfw.com/ballin-with-the-boys-2014-tickets/

The 2014 “Ballin With The Boys” event is sponsored by: Courtney Construction Inc., Copart, Lumpkin Motor Sports, Excel Pre-Owned Super Center, Academy Sports, Horaney’s, Premier Construction, All Star Automotive, First Bank and Trust East Texas, Baxter Clean Care, Jose Sanchez Law Firm PC, Joyce Crane and Pinewood Nursing Home

About Community Health Core:

Helping people and their families heal the consequences of mental illness. Assisting people with an intellectual disability and their families achieve maximum independence in all aspects of their lives. Providing programs and services in greater East Texas that help people lead lives free from addictions.

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Wade Smith hosts The 2nd Annual Wade Smith Foundation Charity Weekend

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ALL REQUESTS FOR MEDIA CREDENTIALS MUST BE SENT IN BY APRIL 24, 2013. Media Coverage is Invited. Photo and Interview Opportunities are Available.
What: Wade Smith hosts his  2nd Annual Wade Smith Foundation Charity Weekend aka “WADE’S WEEKEND”. Join Houston Texan Pro Bowl Left Guard, Wade Smith, as he brings his teammates and celebrity friends to his hometown for a weekend dedicated to children, charity and community. Also, meet our Guest Host, Sam Jones a.k.a. the iconic Flash Gordon! Confirmed Players include the following: Cedric Benson (NFL) Brandon Brooks (NFL) Duane Brown (NFL) Delano Johnson (NFL) Keith Browner (NFL) Antoine Caldwell (NFL) Perrish Cox (NFL) Patrick Crayton (NFL) Raphael De Priest (CFL) Dexter Ford (NFL) Edwin Harrison (CFL) Steven Hodge (NFL) David Hunter (NFL) Marshall Newhouse (NFL) Derek Newton (NFL) Franklin Okam (NFL) Barry Richardson (NFL) Steve Slaton (NFL) Shaun Smith (NFL) Herb Taylor (NFL) Lawrence Vickers (NFL) Chris White (NFL) Torri Williams (NFL). More are being confirmed daily!
Event Dates and Time::

Friday, April 26, 2013 (Morning)

“Reading with the Pros” Literacy Event

Area Elementary Schools- Closed to Public

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Friday, April 26, 2013 (6:30pm – 10pm)

Stars & Strikes Celebrity Bowling Tournament

Bowl & Barrel – Shops at Park Lane

8084 Park Lane #145, Dallas, TX 75231

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Saturday, April 27, 2013 (8am – Noon)

Youth Football & Cheer Camp

Lake Highlands YMCA

8920 Stults Rd., Dallas, TX 75243

11am – 1pm YMCA Healthy Kids Day
Bring your family for an afternoon of great food, games and live entertainment. NFL players will be on-hand to sign autographs. Proceeds from some concessions will benefit The WSF.Instruction and coaching from your favorite LH alumni players and coaches PLUS other current and former NFL and college players!

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Wade’s Birthday Finale (10pm – 2am)

Winstons Supperclub

3102 Welborn Ave #110, Dallas, TX 75219

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