NBA All-Star 2024
After more than 70 years, NBA All-Star Weekend may be due for some updates. New energy has been injected into the Celebrity All-Star game with entertaining coaches and famous players. Plus, the 3-point contest taking on a new challenge with the introduction of WNBA star Sabrina Ionescu. However, the same can’t be said for the […]
Watch: Tyrese Haliburton Put On An Absolute Show During The NBA All-Star Game The 2024 NBA All-Star Game came to Indianapolis and DID NOT disappoint. It was the 73rd edition of the event. The last time the game was held in Indianapolis was 1985. The East defeated the West 211-186. Tyrese Haliburton who was known as the […] The post Watch: Tyrese Haliburton Put On An Absolute Show During The NBA All-Star Game appeared first on 93.5 / 107.5 The Fan.
With Indiana NBA legends spotlighted throughout the weekend, it was only right that Babyface brought in the big game Sunday night!
The first Gentleman's Supper Club was held in 2015 in New York City. Since then, the event has grown, moving to different cities and various discreet locations, from restaurant basements to speakeasies. With a guest list to die for, the event has attracted various partners and sponsors, such as New Era and Moet Chandon.
INDIANAPOLIS –Promoting love and unity through basketball is the goal of a HoopBus project. The organization started in Los Angeles with a 40-foot yellow school bus and has quickly grown to a fleet of 5 Hoopbuses across the country, continuing to bring basketball to communities and unexpected places, spreading the love of basketball. “We have […] The post HoopBus: Spreading Basketball’s Love in Indy appeared first on WIBC 93.1 FM.
INDIANAPOLIS — Many Hoosiers remember the “Malice at the Palace,” a fight during a game between the Indiana Pacers and the Detroit Pistons. A man who had a prominent role in that fight, Meta World Peace, whose name was Ron Artest at the time, is back in Indianapolis for NBA All-Star Weekend. Ron Artest changed […] The post Meta World Peace Returns to Indianapolis for NBA All-Star Weekend appeared first on WIBC 93.1 FM.
INDIANAPOLIS — Thousands of basketball fans filed into Gainbridge Fieldhouse on Saturday morning to watch the NBA All-Star Practice. Several fans who spoke to WIBC Radio were excited to see Pacers Guard Tyrese Haliburton. “He’s the man,” said one fan. “I hope he can take us to the heights Reggie Miller took us to.” NBA […] The post NBA All-Star Excitement Fills Indianapolis Despite Cold Weekend appeared first on WIBC 93.1 FM.
Bennidict Marthurin wins Second Rising Stars MVP The NBA rising stars put on a show in Indianapolis on Friday night. Bennidict Mathurin defended his home-court and brought home the MVP Award. In game one Bennedict Mathurin put up 18 points and 2 rebounds being the standout player on Team Jalen by far. In the championship […] The post Bennidict Marthurin wins Second Rising Stars MVP appeared first on 93.5 / 107.5 The Fan.
INDIANAPOLIS — NBA All-Star Weekend is an actual global event with fans from 34 countries and 47 states, with broadcast events reaching fans in 214 countries and territories in 60 languages. “We anticipate having this incredible combination of Hoosier hospitality and Indiana soul,” said Executive Vice President of Global Events for the NBA, Kelly Flatow. […] The post NBA All-Star Weekend Goes Global with Fans from 34 Countries appeared first on WIBC 93.1 FM.
INDIANAPOLIS–Sunday and Monday are expected to be busy travel days at the Indianapolis International Airport because of people both coming into Indianapolis and leaving from NBA All-Star Weekend. They expect nearly 18,000 passengers to go through security screening at the Indianapolis Airport on Sunday and more than 19,000 are projected to go through on Monday. […] The post Nearly 37,000 Travelers Leaving Sunday, Monday from Indianapolis Airport appeared first on WIBC 93.1 FM.
FISHERS, Ind. — If you would like to celebrate this All-Star Weekend with a bottle of cognac, you may be able to get one signed by rapper 50 Cent. The businessman – real name Curtis Jackson III – is known for songs like “In da Club,” “P.I.M.P.,” and “Candy Shop.” He will be signing bottles […] The post Rapper 50 Cent to Sign Cognac Bottles in Fishers appeared first on WIBC 93.1 FM.
INDIANAPOLIS–The NBA Commissioner Adam Silver says he admires the resilience of the City of Indianapolis in putting on this year’s NBA All-Star game. You might remember that the All-Star game was supposed to be held in Indianapolis in 2021, but it was delayed because of the COVID-19 pandemic. “We got delayed because of COVID, but […] The post NBA Commissioner Admires the Resilience of Indianapolis In Putting on the All-Star Game appeared first on WIBC 93.1 FM.