Sponsorship Opportunities

The National Basketball Retired Players Association has a host of corporate partners that help make its programs, philanthropy and special events possible. As the only Association comprised of NBA, WNBA, ABA, and Harlem Globetrotters Alumni, the NBRPA offers its partners one-of-a kind ACCESS, BRANDING and MEDIA opportunities.

For more information about our partners, please email Scott Rochelle at srochelle@legendsofbasketball.com or Erin Miller at emiller@legendsofbasketball.com or call 312-913-9400.



Corporate partners of the NBRPA are true β€œinsiders” in the world of professional basketball. Specifically, our partners may receive:

  • Access to the Greatest Players in History
  • Access to NBA Retired Players Spokesmen
  • Access to NBRPA All-Star Weekend Events and the Legends Conference
  • Access to participate in VIP Experiences and Private Events
  • Access to book Legends of Basketball for appearances



With the ability to offer national and international exposure that comes with its members and the world of professional basketball, the NBRPA is able to offer a host of brand-building opportunities for corporate partners. Specifically, our partners may receive:

  • Naming Rights to NBRPA Events
  • Exposure & Product Launch Opportunities
  • Co-Branding/Cross-Promotional Opportunities
  • Custom Activations
  • Sponsor Integration
  • Product Promotion and Awareness
  • Charitable & Social Responsibility Opportunities



Our members, former professional basketball players, spend their careers under a national and international media spotlight. Under the umbrella of the NBRPA, our members continue to serve as compelling storylines for both mainstream and interactive media – naturally, the media is also inclined to take notice of our corporate partners. In addition, our in-house communications team is fully-equipped to take advantage of media opportunities and make placements for our partners. Specifically, our partners may receive:

  • High Visibility via Premier Events
  • National Media Exposure
  • Interactive/Social Media Promotions
  • Web Site Promotion
  • Media placements in conjunction with the NBRPA

For media inquiries, please contact Julio Manteiga at jmanteiga@legendsofbasketball.com or Scott Rochelle at emiller@legendsofbasketball.com or call 312-913-9400.