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Attend Our Free Positive Coaching Alliance Clinic!

Posted by on May 10, 2017 in Blog | 0 comments

Attend Our Free Positive Coaching Alliance Clinic!

Attention all NYC coaches who are looking for ways to be more positive when on the sidelines and in practice! Attend our free Clinic with Positive Coaching Alliance – Monday, May 15 from 6-7:30 pm in Harlem, location TBD. It’s offered to our network of coaches and friends in the Gotham Basketball Association. The Jr. NBA and Under Armour awarded us this great opportunity after recognizing us as their January Program of the Year. Please email the GBA if you are interested in attending. We still have a few spots left...

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GBA Spring is OPEN! 40 teams so far!

Posted by on Apr 29, 2017 in Blog, Content Area 1 | 0 comments

GBA Spring is OPEN!  40 teams so far!

The 2017 GBA Spring Calendar of Tournaments (pick what works for you) is as follows: Sunday, May 14 – GBA One-Day Developmental Games/Scrimmages Sat-Sun, May 21-22 – GBA Spring Fling Sat-Sun, June 3-4 – GBA Summer Run Where:  All games are upper west side of Manhattan – West Side High, Booker T, MS 44, PS 75, PS 191 Teams:  Ages 10U-16U Cost:  $75 per game.  Discounts/scholarships available depending on total games. REGISTER by contacting:  mo@gothambasketball.org with all details Who’s IN or...

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Shout Out to Jr. NBA and Under Armour!

Posted by on Apr 4, 2017 in Blog, Content Area 1 | 0 comments

Shout Out to Jr. NBA and Under Armour!

We want to send a huge thank you to Jr. NBA and Under Armour for their support of GBA! The kids in our program rely on the support of organizations, companies, and individuals like these in order to continue having access to quality programs. The goal of GBA is to keep building teams and hoops communities so families can keep active and the kids can build their basketball skillsets in an environment that provides equal opportunities for boys and girls. Thank you, Jr. NBA and Under Armour, for helping us promote and provide for our goals! Be...

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2017 GBA Madness – Final Schedule

Posted by on Mar 7, 2017 in Blog, Content Area 1 | 0 comments

Please click on the GIRLS’ TAB to see the GIRLS’ schedule on our second sheet.

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The GBA Wins JR.NBA Program of the Month!

Posted by on Feb 1, 2017 in Blog, Content Area 2 | 0 comments

The GBA Wins JR.NBA Program of the Month!

We are excited to announce that GBA has been selected as the Jr. NBA Program of the Month for January! The Jr. NBA presented by Under Armour rewards and recognizes a different registered Jr. NBA organization each month, and based on the following criteria, the Gotham Basketball Association is the January winner. The JR. NBA looks for programs and organization that do the following: Embody the values of the Jr. NBA Pledge  Focus on the fundamentals of the game, teamwork, respect, sportsmanship and healthy living while also...

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Mo’ Motion/GBA to Host Sundays Jr. NBA Skills Challenges, 3-on-3 Clinics & Games!

Posted by on Jan 17, 2017 in Blog, Content Area 1 | 0 comments

Mo’ Motion/GBA to Host Sundays Jr. NBA Skills Challenges, 3-on-3 Clinics & Games!

Mo’ Motion & Gotham Basketball Association are proud to announce a series of JR. NBA Skills Challenge (a national competition), and a mini-clinics and 3-on-3 games on Sundays Jan 22, 29, Feb 5, 12.  Cost: $20/session. Time:  1:15-3 pm for ages 8-12 and 3-4:45 pm for ages 13-16. Location: Edward A Reynolds HS, West 102nd in Manhattan.  Players older than 14 years old cannot submit their challenge scores for the national competition, but we are still happy to have them compete in our sessions! Current...

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How to Post Scores in Tourney Machine

Posted by on Jan 6, 2017 in Blog | 0 comments

How to Post Scores in Tourney Machine

See computer and mobile device instructions in this blog. How To Post Scores Posting Scores From Your Phone (or any mobile device) How to Change Scores To post scores from a computer,  1. Go to https://admin.tourneymachine.com/Login.aspx 2. Log in using the following username and password –  Username is: GBAPOST Password is: email the office for the new password 3. Click “Post Scores” within the 2017 Gotham Basketball Association Event 4. To the upper right of the next page click “Post by Complex” 5. On the next page...

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2017 Gym Management Details

Posted by on Jan 6, 2017 in Blog | 0 comments

2017 Gym Management Details

Hi Gym Management (Bookkeepers and Clock keepers), A quick link to: HOW TO POST SCORES IN TOURNEY MACHINE. This email is to inform you of expectations and also link you to all other details on your job plus the GBA Rules, which all of you have to know to keep the gyms in order and the games flowing smoothy. Bookkeepers keep the score, report the score to TOURNEY MACHINE directly after each game or end of day – no mistakes in entry.  Keep a clean, organized, well-marked book.  Stand up before games and write in the kids’...

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How to Check Your Schedule/APP on TM

Posted by on Jan 4, 2017 in Blog, Content Area 1 | 0 comments

How to Check Your Schedule/APP on TM

“To get the app go to the app store on your phone, search for Tourney Machine, download the app, open the app, either click “I’m at the event’ and that will show you all the events within 10 miles of you or click “Search for an event” and go through that process to find your event. Once they find the event they can go and find their team and follow them so that the get up to date info about that teams schedule and the the event as a whole. You can also go to our homepage and search for the event to access the

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Book Keeper Job Responsibilities for GBA

Posted by on Dec 28, 2016 in Blog | 0 comments

Book Keeper Job Responsibilities for GBA

During the game, scorekeepers are expected to keep track of the running score, fouls, jump ball possessions and timeouts.   They must know all of these GBA LEAGUE RULES and also read this entire blog. 1. Introduce yourself to the gym manager. 2. Introduce yourself to the game referee. 3. Familiarize yourself with the score sheet. If you have not kept score previously, speak with the site supervisor. 4. Complete the remaining information not pre-filled Players First Name and Number Officials for the Game Each Coach Last name Date and Tip...

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