NBA, Players’ Association to Donate $1 Million for Hurricane Sandy Relief

by November 02, 2012
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The NBA and the Players’ Association have pledged a million dollars to several charities, in response to the devastation left by Hurricane Sandy: “The National Basketball Association (NBA) and the National Basketball Players Association (NBPA) announced today that they are making a commitment of $1 million to the Red Cross and other organizations, including The Salvation Army, New York Cares and Jersey Cares, that have mobilized to assist the people and communities affected by Hurricane Sandy. In addition, NBA teams and players around the league are supporting a number of humanitarian organizations to help bring much-needed aid to those impacted by the devastation caused by the storm. The league and its broadcast partners will also air pregame and in-game messages to encourage fans to support relief efforts by the Red Cross.”