Knicks to honor 14-year-old

New York Knicks, NBA

The New York Knicks will honor Lena Franklin tonight at Madison Square Garden.  Complete details are below. (Via the New York Knicks) – New York, NY (February 27, 2013) – The New York Knickerbockers have announced that Lena Franklin of St. Albans, NY is the recipient of the Sweetwater Clifton “City Spirit” Award for the month of February for her dedication [...]

Dodger Stadium receiving new look

Dodger Stadium, LA Dodgers, MLB

The Los Angeles Dodgers have announced plans to upgrade Dodger Stadium for the 2013 season. The 51-year-old stadium will receive improvements in all areas including facilities, food service, clubhouse and more. “The mission of Dodger ownership is to create ways to enhance the experience for all of our fans,” Dodger President and CEO Stan Kasten [...]

D3 Hockey Camp

Dave Clark, Dave Clark Foundation, Disability Dream Day

The Dave Clark Foundation hosted their inaugural D3 Hockey Camp Thursday in Elmira, New York. They teamed up with the Elmira Jackals.  Dave never stops and we commend him for all he does.  The complete story is below, courtesy of Doug Cornfield. On a side note, Dave’s next D3 Day with the Fort Myers Miracle [...]

Yankees HOPE Week honoree passes

Courtesy of the New York Yankees

Daniel Fratto, like many, was a New York Yankees fan.  He was 19-years-old and attended SUNY Rockland – he was studying graphic design.  But, there was more to this young man that many never knew. For many years, Fratto battled extreme physical challenges due to immune deficiency syndrome.  While that may stop some, it never stopped [...]

NBA Cares Season of Giving

NBA Cares Logo, NBA

Just days away from Thanksgiving and the start of the holiday season, the NBA Cares Season of Giving tips off today.  Throughout November and December the NBA, NBA Development teams and players will host more than 375 charitable events.   Many teams are hosting events in their communities this week to give families in need [...]

Trail Blazers assist Sandy relief

Portland Trail Blazers, Hurricane Sandy, NBA

On Thursday night, the Portland Trail Blazers raised over $30,000 to assist in Hurricane Sandy relief. The Good in Sports is excited to pass this story along.  Details are below. (Via the Portland Trail Blazer) – Portland, OR (November 8, 2012) – In an incredible display of community support, Trail Blazers fans attending Thursday’s game against [...]

NBA Cares Hoops for Troops

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The NBA is teaming up with the Department of Defense for the Veterans Day weekend.  They will honor service members and their families.  Complete details are below. (Via the NBA) – New York, NY (November 8, 2012) – Continuing military appreciation efforts led by USA Basketball stars this summer, the NBA family is teaming up with [...]

Larkin & Santo enter Hall of Fame

National Baseball Hall of Fame, Cooperstown, New York

Two greats of the game were inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame Sunday, Barry Larkin and Ron Santo.  It was a beautiful Sunday in Cooperstown, New York.  Many fans attended the ceremony, as did over 40 members of the Hall of Fame. Barry Larkin:   The third time was the charm for Barry [...]

Cubs honoring Santo

Ron Santo, Chicago Cubs, Hall of Fame

Cubs legend Ron Santo will be inducted into the Hall of Fame on July 22nd.  Leading up to the big day the Cubs have planned many celebrations.  Details are below. (Via the Cubs) – Chicago, IL. (July 13, 2012) - The Chicago Cubs have announced a schedule of events for fans to celebrate Ron Santo’s Hall [...]

Knicks: Garden of Dreams Night

New York Knicks, NBA

The New York Knicks along with the “Garden of Dreams Foundation” will host the annual “Garden of Dreams Awareness Night” Saturday night against the Cavaliers.  Details below. (Via the New York Knicks) - NEW YORK – The New York Knickerbockers and the Garden of Dreams Foundation (GDF) host the annual “Garden of Dreams Awareness Night” during tomorrow night’s [...]