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2017 SUPER Rally at the Alley

Posted by on Feb 20, 2017 in events, Featured Category, news | 0 comments

2017 SUPER Rally at the Alley

On Friday Night, March 24, 2017, the Super Rally at the Alley features five of Rutgers most successful and charitable pro athletes compete alongside former teammates and Rutgers fans to raise money for children with cancer, sickle cell and other blood disorders. Brian Leonard, Devin & Jason McCourty, Mohamed Sanu and Mike Burton will be among the two dozen for Rutgers/NFL stars on hand. This fundraiser, benefiting Embrace Kids Foundation, will be held at Bowlmor Chelsea Piers in NY, NY. There is a strong bond between former Scarlet...

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Legacy: Bob Hurley Debuts on Showtime

Posted by on Feb 20, 2017 in Featured Category, news | 0 comments

Legacy: Bob Hurley Debuts on Showtime

For the past eight years, Lunar Sports Group has secured speaking engagements for Hall of Fame Basketball Coach, Bob Hurley of St Anthony High School in Jersey City. The latest collaboration with Coach Hurley is a docu-series entitled “Legacy: Bob Hurley” which will run in six weekly installments exclusively on SHO.com and the SHOWTIME Sports YouTube channel beginning Feb. 20. The story follows Hurley, who has led the Jersey City boys’ basketball team at Saint Anthony to 28 New Jersey State Championships including a string of nine...

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McCourty Twins Record Breaking Blood Drive

Posted by on Feb 19, 2017 in Featured Category, news | 0 comments

McCourty Twins Record Breaking Blood Drive

Never underestimate the extensive power of a Super Bowl victory. Especially in the Super Bowl that featured more players from Rutgers than any other college. The charity started by former Rutgers stars Devin and Jason McCourty seemed to be a beneficiary of Devin’s recent title with the New England Patriots in the form of a record turnout Saturday for the Tackle Sickle Cell Blood Drive at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. “Maybe the Super Bowl win helped it,” Devin told NJ Advance Media, also crediting many of the...

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2017 McCourty Twins Tackle Sickle Cell Blood Drive

Posted by on Jan 12, 2017 in news | 0 comments

2017 McCourty Twins Tackle Sickle Cell Blood Drive

As a part of the Tackle Sickle Cell campaign, Devin and Jason McCourty are sponsoring a blood drive on Saturday, February 18, 2017. The McCourty Twins launched the Tackle Sickle Cell Campaign in 2013 in partnership with Embrace Kids Foundation with a goal to educate the public, increase blood donations, and raise money & awareness for the fight against sickle cell disease. All of the details including how to register can be found below: Date: Saturday February 18, 2017 Time: 10am to 3:30pm Location: Robert Wood Johnson University...

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Julian Pinnix-Odrick – 2017 NFL Draft

Posted by on Jan 10, 2017 in Featured Category, news | 0 comments

Julian Pinnix-Odrick – 2017 NFL Draft

Rutgers University senior defensive lineman Julian Pinnix-Odrick has signed with Lunar Sports Group and will be represented by Pat Capra, as he heads into the 2017 NFL Draft. The 6’5″ 275 lb senior led his Rutgers team with 10 tackles for loss and 5 sacks. A leader on an off the field, the team captain received the Home Hazel Award (Team MVP) and also earned the 2016 Big Ten Sportsmanship Award. Pinnix-Odrick is the half-brother of Jacksonville Jaguars defensive tackle Jared Odrick. Pinnix-Odrick has been invited and is...

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McCourty Twins Nominated for Byron “Whizzer” White Award

Posted by on Jan 5, 2017 in Featured Category, news | 0 comments

McCourty Twins Nominated for Byron “Whizzer” White Award

Twin brothers and NFL defensive backs, Jason & Devin McCourty, have both been individually nominated for the Byron “Whizzer” White Award, the highest honor the NFL Players Association can bestow on a player. The award recognizes players who go above and beyond to perform community service in their team cities and hometowns. This is the second consecutive year that the twins have been nominated for this award. Starting back in 2013, Jason & Devin McCourty partnered with New Jersey based non-profit, Embrace Kids Foundation to launch the...

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Broncos Sign Quentin Gause to Active Roster

Posted by on Dec 10, 2016 in news | 0 comments

Broncos Sign Quentin Gause to Active Roster

The Denver Broncos signed Lunar Sports Group client, linebacker Quentin Gause off the practice squad and onto the active roster on Saturday, December 10th, 2016. Gause, a rookie of Rutgers, spent the previous eight weeks on the Broncos practice squad. He collected eight tackles in three preseason games with Philadelphia and also spent time on the Patriots practice squad. As a senior, Gause finished second on his team (Rutgers) in tackles and received All-Big Ten recognition. His collegiate resume reflects his impact on the field, in the...

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Jason McCourty Tackle Sickle Cell Comedy Night

Posted by on Oct 11, 2016 in events, Featured Category, news | 0 comments

Jason McCourty Tackle Sickle Cell Comedy Night

On Monday night, November 14th, Tennessee Titans Cornerback Jason McCourty hosts Tackle Sickle Cell Comedy Night taking place at Zanie’s in Nashville. This fundraiser supports the Tackle Sickle Cell Campaign started by Jason and his twin brother, Patriots safety, Devin McCourty. The show will be headlined by comedian Nore Davis, who himself has Sickle Cell Disease. There are general admission tickets and a limited amount of VIP tickets which include a pre-show meet & greet with Jason McCourty, along with photo opp and autographed...

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Frank Lampard Meets Fans in NYC

Posted by on Oct 9, 2016 in events, news | 0 comments

Frank Lampard Meets Fans in NYC

Lunar Sports Group secured the services of Frank Lampard, a famous English soccer player who now plays in the MLS for the New York City FC, to drop by a series New York City Bars to meet with fans. The visits came on October 5th and 7th, 2016 as a reward for the four bars being named one of New York City’s best soccer bars in a contest put on by the Daily Mail and Heineken. It allowed people to vote on bars throughout the city and selected the four that received the most votes as winners. “We’ve put a lot of work in to being a good soccer...

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Sports Business Academy at Yogi Berra Museum and Learning Center Wraps Up

Posted by on Aug 23, 2016 in events, news | 0 comments

Sports Business Academy at Yogi Berra Museum and Learning Center Wraps Up

The Annual Sports Business Academy at Yogi Berra Museum and Learning Center presented by Lunar Sports Group wrapped up on August 10th, finishing three days of inspiring and informative guest speakers. The event is for high school and college students looking to gain insight into the business of sports. We provide students an opportunity to learn about the business from executives who have practical experience in the field. Through lectures, assignments and interactive Q&A sessions we will better prepare students for a career in sports....

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