Paradise Jam (Island Paradise Basketball Tournament) kicks off today. This is a pretty big event and it's being held at the University of the Virgin Islands Sports and Fitness center. The 2008 field includes Connecticut, Iona, La Salle, Miami, San Diego, Southern Miss, Valparaiso and Wisconsin. Tickets are $35 for a day pass or $95 for the full tournament. You can find out more about it here.