Methodist Healthcare of San Antonio sponsors San Antonio Spurs SAN ANTONIO (March 14, 2017) – Spurs Sports & Entertainment announced today a comprehensive strategic partnership with Methodist Healthcare System that designates the largest health care provider in the region as the Official Healthcare Partner of the San Antonio Spurs and all SS&E franchises. The full-scale partnership with Methodist Healthcare will include activations with the Austin Spurs (NBA D-League), San Antonio FC (USL), San Antonio Rampage (AHL) and San Antonio Stars (WNBA). Methodist Healthcare will also be the Official First Aid Provider of the Bud Light River City Rockfest. As part of the partnership, Spurs Sports & Entertainment will have access to Methodist Healthcare’s team of experts, nutritionists, physicians and first-class facilities in order to help address injury prevention, physical rehabilitation and provide the very best care for players, coaches and staff. The partnership was announced today at a press conference held on the anniversary of former Spur Sean Elliott’s return to the court on March 14, 2000, following kidney transplant surgery. Elliott became the first professional athlete to return to his sport after a kidney transplant, which was performed at Methodist Specialty and Transplant Hospital in San Antonio. To see a video of Sean’s story, visit Spurs.com.
Texas Lottery signs deal with San Antonio Spurs New game offers chance to win a trip for two to NBA All-Star 2018 (AUSTIN) – The Texas Lottery has partnered with the San Antonio Spurs to bring basketball fans a new $5 scratch ticket that offers more than $10.2 million in total prizes, three top prizes of $100,000 and a chance to win a trip for two to NBA All-Star 2018. The scratch ticket is available now at licensed Texas Lottery® retail locations. “We are excited to partner with the San Antonio Spurs to offer a scratch ticket game that is sure to be a slam dunk for our players,” said Gary Grief, executive director of the Texas Lottery. “The assist the Texas Lottery provides to public education and veteran’s assistance is a guaranteed winner and we’re thrilled to support their mission,” said Jeanne Garza, senior director of marketing partnerships for Spurs Sports and Entertainment. Players that do not win instantly can enter non-winning tickets into one of four promotional second-chance drawings. One lucky winner per drawing will win a trip for two to NBA All-Star 2018. Trip for two to NBA All-Star 2018 includes: · Round-trip coach airfare for two in the continental United States to Los Angeles, California · One standard hotel room for three nights · $1,000 spending money · Ground transportation to and from the airport and hotel · Two tickets to the NBA All-Star Saturday Night 2018 and the 2018 NBA All-Star Game · One merchandise prize pack In addition to the NBA All-Star 2018 trip prizes, 242 San Antonio Spurs merchandise prize packs, each valued at $595, will be given away per drawing. These packages include an array of San Antonio Spurs-branded merchandise including: framed memorabilia, neon desk lamps, tumblers, insulated cooler backpacks and more.
Taco Bell signs deal with San Antonio Spurs SAN ANTONIO (Oct. 25, 2016) – The San Antonio Spurs announced today a partnership with Taco Bell starting with the 2016-17 season. As part of the multiyear deal with the nation's leading Mexican-inspired quick service restaurant, Taco Bell will have a presence on Spurs digital properties, during Spurs broadcasts and in-arena. Additionally, Taco Bell is launching the Spurs Taco Tuesdays and Thursdays promotion: get two free crunchy tacos when you purchase a large drink between 3-6 p.m. on Tuesday and Thursday Spurs game days. The promotion is valid at participating San Antonio-area Taco Bell locations. In celebration of the slam dunk partnership, a Taco Bell taco truck will give out 2,000 free crunchy tacos outside the AT&T Center prior to the Spurs 2016-17 home opener against the New Orleans Pelicans on Oct. 29 at 7 p.m.