BROOKLYN (December 9, 2014) –To get students in the holiday spirit, the Brooklyn Nets along with Tyler’s Trees will deliver Holiday trees along with decorations, lights and a stands to PS 287-Bailey K. Ashford School, Madison Square Navy Yard Boys & Girls Club and the Thomas S. Murphy Boys & Girls Club.

Media are encouraged to visit PS 287 during which Brooklyn Nets Alumni, Albert King, Brooklynette Dancers, Team Hype members, Nets employees, Tyler’s Trees employees and students will decorate their Holiday tree with ornaments and lights with students from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Upon arrival at PS 287, the Nets representatives will be greeted by the excitement of eagerly awaiting students who will escort the representatives to the school library where they will install and decorate the tree donated by Tyler’s Trees.

This event is part of the Brooklyn Nets Assist program which stands to support four key pillars: Education, Athletics, Health & Wellness, and Community Development. Brooklyn Nets Assist is proudly presented by Baked In Brooklyn.

Schedule of Events for December 9th:

9:30 am           Team arrives at Thomas S. Murphy Boys & Girls Club, 2245 Bedford Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11226          

9:35 am           Tree delivery & decorations to Thomas S. Murphy Boys & Girls Club

9:55 am           Team departs to Madison Square Navy Yard Boys & Girls Club, 240 Nassau St, Brooklyn, NY 11201 

10:05 am         Team arrives at Madison Square Navy Yard Boys & Girls Club

10:25 am         Tree delivery to Madison Square Navy Yard Boys & Girls Club

10:30 am         Team departs to PS 287-Bailey K. Ashford School, 50 Navy St, Brooklyn, NY 11201

10:35 am         Team arrives at PS 287

11:00am          Event Begins at PS 287 *Media will be invited here

  • Appearances by: Albert King, Brooklynettes & Team Hype

About Tyler’s Trees

Tyler’s Trees ( was founded by Tyler Kupper and Brian Millman in 2007 with the goal of eliminating stress and hassle for New Yorkers. Tyler’s Trees has become the one-stop shop a full service Holiday tree experience in New York City. From delivery, to set-up, to removal, Tyler’s Trees delivers “Everything but the Presents” and does the work so you can enjoy the holidays! 

Tyler’s Trees, New York City’s first and largest online Holiday tree delivery service, is in its 7th season of helping bring Christmas cheer to busy New Yorkers – many who find buying and lugging a heavy tree around the streets of New York to be their least-favorite tradition during the holiday season. The company presents customers with the option to donate back to NYC and to plant a new Tree in New York City through the New York Restoration Project.