NBA All-Star 2024
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.
INDIANAPOLIS—Indiana Pacers guard Tyrese Haliburton helped the East knock off the West in what was the highest scoring All-Star Game in NBA history Sunday night 211-186 at Gainbridge Fieldhouse in downtown Indianapolis. A total of 14 players scored in double figures. Haliburton hit five three-point shots in a row in the first quarter to get […] The post Haliburton Helps East Set Record in NBA All-Star Game appeared first on WIBC 93.1 FM.
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.
The NBA world has descended on the city of Indianapolis and NBA Commissioner Adam Silver is one of the many calling Indy home for the next few days. He joined us this morning to discuss a number of topics including why Indianapolis is a great spot for the All-Star Game, the streaming conundrum for regional […] The post NBA Commissioner Adam Silver Joins Us: ASG Week, 65-Game Threshold & More! appeared first on 93.5 / 107.5 The Fan.
During Wednesday’s edition of The Ride With JMV, Minnesota Timberwolves head coach Chris Finch joined the show to talk to JMV about the upcoming NBA All-Star Game in Indianapolis, where he will be coaching the Western Conference All-Stars. Coach Finch first spoke about the surreal nature of being selected to coach an NBA All-Star team, […] The post Timberwolves HC Chris Finch On Coaching The All-Star Game, More! appeared first on 93.5 / 107.5 The Fan.