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F.B.A. Florida Basketball Association 2015

Posted: Tue Oct 21, 2014 9:37 pm
by Evad
2015 is just around the corner and a new season with new expansion teams joining the league. Ready.....Set....GO!

Posted: Thu Oct 23, 2014 4:17 pm
by Evad
As per the F.B.A. Facebook page. Things happen, loosing one team in 4 years, not bad. F.B.A. is still doing really well in other areas.

http://floridabasketballassociation.wor ... m-the-fba/

Posted: Fri Oct 24, 2014 2:44 pm
by JamesCTaylor-TRBL
I have faith they'll overcome this, too.

Flight to play a game in the Amway Center...

Posted: Tue Oct 28, 2014 2:34 pm
by Evad

EXCITING ANNOUNCEMENT - Your Florida Flight has been invited by the Orlando Magic to once again play Team Guadalupe, only this year, we will play them at The AMWAY CENTER, the Magic's home court, as part of the Magic's Court of Dreams initiative. Game is Saturday, November 1st at 1:30pm. Details on how to attend will be forthcoming.

Posted: Tue Oct 28, 2014 7:02 pm
by JamesCTaylor-TRBL
This is quite a coup for our friends in Florida.

Posted: Wed Oct 29, 2014 2:45 am
by zeke41
Thanks guys! I've gotta tell ya, I'm constantly amazed at the opportunities we keep getting. From being cast on TV episodes to actually being contacted by the Orlando Magic for an opportunity to play at the Amway center, clearly God continues to show us favor.

We've had to take a very patient approach, but we've done things the right way. This can only go well for us. The video footage will be great for our guys, too. The greatest thing is for many of our players, and even our staff, I'm giving them an opportunity to play on an NBA floor that they probably would never get otherwise. Even John Weis, our Dir. of Media and Public Relations, and our chief Play by Play Commentator, mentioned that he always wanted to do play by play at a Magic game. It's a little different scenario, but still a bit of a dream come true for even him.

I couldn't be more excited and proud of what we've accomplished in 5 years, and we are just getting started. Once I get the Flight Foundation established to really push our J's for A's and Not Afraid to Fly initiatives forward, we'll REALLY being on the fast track. Tons of people are already set to adopt us as a charity. We just need the 501 C3 set first. Some of them sponsor us anyway without the tax deduction. With the 501 C3, the contributions will increase, and we'll get more people to jump in as well.

Anyway, thanks, as always, for the support.

Posted: Wed Oct 29, 2014 9:37 am
by zeke41
The official link re: us playing at the Orlando Magic's Amway Center: ... sID=381296

Posted: Sun Nov 02, 2014 5:45 am
by Evad
They did it! Flight played their game at the Amway and won! Short video on their Facebook page and other pictures and stuff. Great job Flight! Praise God!

Posted: Mon Nov 03, 2014 2:48 pm
by JamesCTaylor-TRBL
Well done to the Flight.

Posted: Mon Nov 03, 2014 7:19 pm
by nksports
The way the Magic are playing, you might give them a good game.