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[16 Jun 2015 | No Comment | ]
The NBA Experience at Walt Disney World Resort Coming to Disney Springs

The news coming out about Disney Springs just keeps getting more exciting.
Earlier this month The Walt Disney Company and the National Basketball Association (NBA) announced that The NBA Experience at Walt Disney World Resort is headed to Disney Springs.
The NBA Experience features hands-on activities for guests of all ages, giving guests the chance to be in the middle of NBA game action. The experience includes immersive video productions, interactive experiences, a retail store, and a restaurant.
“We’re thrilled to work with the NBA to take our guests inside the world of …

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[6 Nov 2013 | No Comment | ]
The Disney Institute Partners with the NBA to Create Customer Service Program

The Disney Institute is partnering with the NBA in an effort to create a league-wide customer service program.
The proposed program will include strategies for participating teams to improve game night customer service, employee training, and will aid in the development of customer service standards.
NBA teams will be participating in the program on a voluntary basis, and each team will pay a six-figure annual cost in order to participate.
Recently, nine teams along with Levy Restaurants and Aramark met with Disney Institute executives to start creating the standardized arena customer service program. …

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[2 Oct 2013 | Comments Off on Disney XD Teaming up with NBA for Month-Long ‘Pranksgiving’ Programming Event in November | ]
Disney XD Teaming up with NBA for Month-Long ‘Pranksgiving’ Programming Event in November

Disney XD’s popular programming event, Pranksgiving, returns to the airwaves next month with a host of NBA players adding to the fun.
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Starting November 4, NBA players Tyson Chandler (New York Knicks), Stephen Curry (Golden State Warriors), Kenneth Faried (Denver Nuggets) and DeAndre Jordan (Los Angeles Clippers) join Crash from Crash & Bernstein to pull fun and over-the-top pranks on Disney XD’s biggest stars.
Fans can visit DisneyXD.com/Crash starting October 21 to vote on which stars will get pranked during the month-long Pranksgiving event. They can choose Dylan Riley …

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[27 Jul 2012 | No Comment | ]
Disney XD’s ‘TRYathlon’ Special Airing Next Month

Disney XD already runs a “TRYit” program, which encourages kids to get up, get outside and try a new activity. Now, the network is expanding that initiative with TRYathlon.
Pairing professional athletes with Disney stars and regular viewers, the athletes will coach their team members to compete in a variety of activities that will not only test their skills but their teamwork as well.
The NFL’s Arian Foster is joined by the WNBA’s Candace Parker and the NBA’s Kevin Love. These three athletes will coach stars Leo Howard and Olivia Holt from …

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[26 Jul 2011 | No Comment | ]
Orlando Magic’s Dwight Howard at Comic-Con to Promote ‘Kick Buttowski’ Cartoon

Although easily one of the tallest attenders at Comic-Con this weekend, Dwight Howard wasn’t looking to stand out necessarily…he was there to promote his cartoon and character, like so many other celebrities.
Howard, affectionately known as “Superman” to his fans because of his on court antics at the Orlando Magic’s center, also voices Rock Callahan on the Disney XD animated series Kick Buttowski – Suburban Daredevil.  Callahan is a recurring character who serves as the idol for the title character, and stars in the movie-within-the-show, El Jaywalker.  He also happens to bear a …

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[20 Apr 2011 | No Comment | ]
NBA Digital and Disney’s Playdom Launch ‘NBA Dynasty’ Facebook Game

NBA Digital and Disney’s Playdom announced the launch of their latest Facebook game today, entitled NBA Dynasty.
With the release of this new social game, NBA fans will be able to create their “dream team” from over 9,000 player seasons from 1946 to the present. This announcement also marks a milestone for the company, as this will be Playdom’s first game with a professional sports league.
Gamers will be able to compete in games against NBA stars, championship teams and via head-to-head competitions with their friends to try to nab the all-time …