Jr. NBA Week 2019


Join the entire NBA family in celebrating youth basketball during the fifth annual Jr. NBA Week, Monday October 14 – Monday, October 21! The Jr. NBA is co-hosting a coaches forum with the Brooklyn Nets, a referee clinic with Jr. NBA Flagship Network partner Gold Crown in Denver, CO, a Jr. NBA Parent Forum with Jr. NBA Flagship Network partner All IN Athletics in Deerfield, IL, and each NBA team will host a variety of different youth basketball events in their markets.

As part of Jr. NBA Week, the Jr. NBA encourages you to celebrate by following us and your favorite NBA teams on social media and participate in our social media activation!

Twitter: @jrnba                                  Instagram: @jrnba                                  Facebook: Jr. NBA

10/14 Respect for the Game
  • Share why it’s important to treat everyone with respect, especially coaches, players, and referees
  • Share photos and videos of you, your players, or your kids playing basketball to celebrate Jr. NBA Week
  • Hashtag: #RespectForTheGame, #JrNBAWeek
10/15 Her Time To Play Tuesday
  • Share why you feel it’s important for girls and female mentors to participate in sports
  • Share who your female mentor is and why
  • Hashtag: #HerTimeToPlay, #JrNBAWeek
10/16 Global Jr. NBA Day
  • Celebrate the diversity in the game of basketball and its global reach
  • Share who your favorite international players are on NBA teams
  • Hashtag: #JrNBAWeek
10/17 Throwback Thursday
  • Share throwback photos of yourself in your youth basketball days
  • Share a favorite youth basketball memory
  • Hashtag: #TBT, #JrNBAWeek
10/18 Friday Feeling
  • Share your favorite NBA moments from last season
  • Share fun/funny stories from your youth basketball days or current basketball experiences
  • Hashtag: #FridayFeeling, #JrNBAWeek
10/19 Shout Out Your Squad Saturday
  • Share who your dream 3v3 team would be
  • Shout out your favorite NBA team or teammates
  • Shout out your current team or teammates
  • Hashtag: #JrNBAWeek
10/20 Coach Appreciation Day
  • Show appreciation for your youth basketball coach and/or mentor
  • Share your best coaching tips that you use during practice or at home
  • Share the best coaching advice you’ve received
  • Hashtag: #RespectForTheGame, #JrNBAWeek
10/21 Jr. NBA Week Recap
  • Share photos or videos of how you celebrated Jr. NBA Week
  • Hashtag: #JrNBAWeek
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