Category - Ball Up

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Power 106 hosts 3rd annual celebrity game at USC
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Celebrities come together to “Ball For A Cause” at Staples Center
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Ball Up MDSC – Week 04
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Ball Up hosts game at Long Beach Pyramid
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Ball Up MDSC – Week 03
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Red Bull hosts Warriors Viewing Party
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Ball Up MDSC – Week 02

Power 106 hosts 3rd annual celebrity game at USC

PPower 106 hosted their annual Celebrity Basketball Game to benefit Homeboy Industries. The star studded event took place for the second year in a row at the USC Galen Center in Los Angeles. Familiar faces included everyone from Chris Brown and his daughter Royalty, Tyga, Romeo, Kid Ink, Jeremih, Airdogg, DJ Eman, The Professor, Bone Collector, Travis Barker, Baby Bash, Nelly, Don Benjamin, Kalin and Myles, Zendaya, Rita Ora, Jordan Clarkson, D’Angelo Russell, Chanel Iman, Kendal Jenner and more!

Halftime included performances by everyone from Bobby Brackins & Zendaya to the Jabbawockeez

The game came down just a few points when Don Benjamin had a big block and a layup to secure their lead and ultimately get the win! It was a fun game for a great cause. Check out all of the pictures below!

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Celebrities come together to “Ball For A Cause” at Staples Center

AAces in Action and the Venice Beach League came together to present a celebrity game at Staples Center for a charity game. The”Ball For A Cause” game took place immediately following the LA Sparks game on Sunday afternoon.

The game included a roster of celebrities, including Terrell Owens, Romeo Miller, Lil Fizz, Cameron Boyce and more. Streetball legends like Bone Collector, The Professor, Pat The Roc and Sik Wit It were representing as well. A lot of talented designers, actors, music artists, athletes and more came together for a day of fun and raising money. Check out the photos below!

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Ball Up MDSC – Week 04

WWeek 04 of Ball Up continues on Fathers Day – a great way to continue the weekend, with the very exciting Ball Up Tour being the night before! The Ball Up guys came up to the tournament to check out the day of games as well. Always a pleasure being around such talented and great guys! It was fun to see so many dad’s that came out to support their sons playing, as well as the players who had little ones at the games. Check out the photos below!

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Ball Up hosts game at Long Beach Pyramid

EEvery summer the Ball Up tour is a game you don’t want to miss! They travel the country and battle the local players of each city, in search of the next addition to the Ball Up Tour. This year the games kicked off in Long Beach, CA at the Pyramid. The guest NBA Coach for the local team was Toronto Raptor, DeMar DeRozan. The local LA Team put up a good fight, but ultimately the Ball Up squad won. Check out the photos below and be sure to catch them in a city near you!

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Ball Up MDSC – Week 03

WWeek 03 at the Ball Up Million Dollar Summer Challenge continues! This week had an even bigger crowd – with some really exciting games! Ball Up CEO, Demetrius Spencer, came to watch the Los Angeles games! Other familiar faces included The Professor, Bone Collector, Justin Cobbs, Jodie Meeks and more! Come out this Saturday to the Long Beach State Pyramid to check out the Official Ball Up tour, then Sunday the MDSC tournament continues for week 04! Check out the photo gallery below:

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Red Bull hosts Warriors Viewing Party

WWith the playoffs going full throttle, it looks more and more like the Warriors have a chance of winning their first championship in 40 years. Red Bull threw a fan viewing party in San Francisco so the fans could get together for some great food, good company and Red Bull! Unfortunately the Warriors lost, but this series is far from over! Check out the photos below

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Ball Up MDSC – Week 02

To those of you who missed week 01, Ball Up has introduced a new tournament running nation wide to compete for 1 million dollars – it’s called the “Milllion Dollar Summer Challenge”. There are six cities around the country participating, each with 8 teams. They will battle it out all summer long until 1 team is crowned the nation wide champion! The LA teams include coaches like Nick Young, Dorell Wright, Jamal Crawford, Casper Ware and more! You can read more about the league on their website, ballupmdsc.com. Check out my photo gallery below! #BallUpSMDC

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