The world of video games has always been a fertile breeding ground for creative and innovative ways to immerse players into their favorite franchises. From classic console game play to modern day mobile gaming, players have been able to experience their favorite brands in unique new ways. Using these tactics, Electronic Arts and EA SPORTS will harness the legacy of soccer and create an unmatched gaming experience that marries the power of EA SPORTS FIFA 18 with the speed and skill of real-world football.
New Orleans is a professional sports town. Our community embraces our opportunity to host the game and the community and the fans. LeBrons jersey was not supposed to be about fashion, and its become that. But in New Orleans its a way to win on the court. Its something that our entire community can see and cheer about and be proud of. It cant be explained but LeBrons Jersey is his fashion statement, said Heat star Chris Bosh. He represented New Orleans well.
New Orleanians and visitors to our great city are going to be excited by the experience, said Pelicans President of Basketball Operations Mickey Loomis. Thanks to the sponsors and the officiating crew for making this game so fun. We look forward to this basketball event to be a great experience for everyone. Thank you for choosing us, New Orleans.
As the NBA All-Star Weekend in New Orleans approaches, the NBA is honored to partner with the City of New Orleans, the New Orleans Pelicans and the New Orleans Metro Convention and Visitors Bureau, as well as the NBA Cares foundation to create a number of activities supporting the ongoing recovery efforts in the City. Basketball All-Stars Game 2017 will be a tremendous opportunity for NBA fans around the world to enjoy one of the league biggest highlights and take part in ongoing initiatives to support the New Orleans community. We are proud to host the 2017 NBA All-Star Game and proud to be a part of the joint mission with the NBA, the Pelicans, and the NOMVB to support the Citys recovery. This is all about helping the City and its community and that,s why its important that we all stay focused, stay unified, and come together. Adversity is a test of character. Together we can help New Orleans heal and recover, said Chris Paul, the Western Conference captain and Los Angeles Clippers point guard. 3d9ccd7d82