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Press Releases from Palm Beach Imperials (10 total)

Palm Beach Imperials Kick-Off Inaugural Season Tonight

BOCA RATON, FL—November 21, 2006— The Palm Beach Imperials, official members of the 53-team American Basketball Association, will begin their 2006-2007 inaugural season tonight at the Florida Atlantic University Gymnasium at 7:30 pm against the undefeated Jacksonville Jam. The Imperials showcases a fan-friendly and affordable brand of professional basketball and a dedication to helping the community. The first game will feature local charity, Kids@Home. Kids@Home

Imperials Upset Tropics in Season Opener

Davie, FL – November 12, 2006 – In the start of what are two of the ABA\'s most promising franchises, the Palm Beach Imperials upset the favored Miami Tropics in the inaugural season opener for both teams. The game was a fierce battle with the Tropics jumping off to an early lead and leading 45-37 at halftime . In the beginning of the 3rd

Palm Beach Imperials Release Highly Anticipated Season Schedule at FAU

Boca Raton, FL – October 10, 2006 - The ABA Palm Beach Imperials announced today that they have released their season schedule available at www.palmbeachimperials.com. The schedule lists their nineteen away games as well as their eighteen home games which are played in the arena, otherwise known as “The Burrow”, at FAU campus off of Glades road just east of I-95 in Boca Raton. The Palm Beach Imperials greatly anticipated

Prestige Models & Talent Announces ABA Players to Cast in National Gatorade Comm …

Miami, FL –September 28, 2006- Prestige Models & Talent announced today the booking of several ABA players in the national Gatorade commercial with Dwayne Wade, where the players got to showcase their skills on court alongside the National Champion NBA player. Lamar Moore and Bobby St. Preux will be featured in the commercial, along with background shots of James Gross and Franky Gedeon, all of the ABA Palm Beach Imperials.

Imperials hope to slow Williams tonight

MELBOURNE, FL – The Palm Beach Imperials – Palm Beach County and the Treasure Coast’s only ABA basketball team - knocked off Brevard in two of its first three meetings this season. Last week, however, the Blue Ducks, led by 40 points from Darrell Williams, held on for a 98-95 victory. Tonight at 7 p.m. the two teams will lock horns for the last time this

The Palm Beach Imperials Play Strong in another 4th quarter Victory 115-103

Melbourne, Florida – June 16, 2006 - On Thursday, June 15, 2006 Palm Beach’s newest hometown basketball team, the PALM BEACH IMPERIALS, brought home another victory in their 2nd Exhibition Game against the Brevard Blue Ducks, a USBL franchise celebrating their 5th anniversary season. To show appreciation for their fans during their 5th anniversary season, the Brevard Blue Ducks hand out free tickets after every loss. To date

Palm Beach Imperials Victorious in First Exhibition Game

BOCA RATON, FL – May 8, 2006 – On Wednesday, May 3, 2006, the ABA’s Palm Beach Imperials opened its summer Exhibition Season against the 2006 ACBR Men’s Basketball League All-Stars at the Athletic Club Boca Raton. The first two quarters of the game featured a closely competitive match in the Palm Beach Imperials’ first public Exhibition Game. However, after some half-time adjustments by Imperials’ Head Coach and GM,

Palm Beach Imperials Announces Pro Basketball & Dance Team Tryouts in Boca Raton

West Palm Beach - Today the Palm Beach Imperials Announced that they will be hosting their first ever tryouts for the 2006-2007 inaugural season starting March 29 at the Athletic Club of Boca Raton. Additionally, the Imperial Girl Dance team tryouts will be held starting March 30 at the Athletic Club of Boca Raton. This 3-day basketball pro tryout camp begins, Wednesday morning, March 29-31, 2006.

Palm Beach Imperials Show Support For Curt Gowdy

West Palm Beach, FL – February 23, 2006 - After learning of the recent passing of sports legend, Curt Gowdy, the Palm Beach Imperials (www.palmbeachimperials.com) took time to mourn the passing of one of its heroes. Gowdy, an important contributor to the game of basketball, spent 10 years (1966-76) as NBA’s announcer for its game of the week and also was the president of the Basketball Hall of Fame for several

Palm Beach Imperials Announce New Director of Business Development and Community …

West Palm Beach, FL – February 16, 2006 – Today the Palm Beach Imperials (www.palmbeachimperials.com) of the American Basketball Association (ABA) (www.abalive.com) announced the appointment of Lamont Carr as the new Director of Business Development and Community Relations. Carr’s responsibilities in his new position will be creating business and sponsorship relations for the basketball team, as well as reaching out towards underprivileged and non-profit groups that can benefit from basketball.