There’s nothing better than a 3-person, co-ed basketball tournament to get the juices flowing on Sat morning. So NAMIC NY is hosting a tourney Sat, 10am, at Hunter College ($300 per team of 3; $100 for single players). Info: email@example.com. — The Assoc of Cable of Communicators has launched the Beacon Awards blog at http://www.cablecommunicators.org. The week-and-a-half long blog will feature tips on preparing entries by the Nov 16 deadline.