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Basketball

Kobe’s smiling down at us

October 13, 2020  

The Los Angeles Lakers paid tribute to Kobe Bryant after winning their first NBA title in a decade. Five-time NBA champion Bryant was killed in a helicopter crash in January alongside his 13-year-old ... Read More

NBA Finals: LeBron James MVP

October 12, 2020  

The Los Angeles Lakers ended a decade-long wait for a 17th NBA title as they beat the Miami Heat 106-93 to seal a 4-2 series victory. The Finals’ most valuable player (MVP) LeBron James posted a... Read More

Lakers success over Miami Heat will not define me says LeBron James

October 9, 2020  

LeBron James says his achievements in basketball will not define his legacy as he closes in on a fourth NBA title. James’ Los Angeles Lakers lead Miami Heat 3-1 in the best-of-seven NBA final go... Read More

Remembering Michael Jordan: Chaos in the Windy City

June 9, 2020  

Michael Jordan is widely-regarded as the greatest basketball player of all-time. ESPN’s ‘The Last Dance’ erased any doubts about that. Legendary is the word that sums up Jordan’... Read More

Michael Jordan: A great leader – or someone who went too far?

May 22, 2020  

He punched Steve Kerr in training once. Was it all too much? Michael Jordan’s methods for success with the Chicago Bulls in the 1990s – brought to light in gripping style during documentar... Read More

Sparks Guard Sydney Wiese Tests Positive for Coronavirus

March 30, 2020  

Los Angeles Sparks third-year guard Sydney Wiese has tested positive for COVID-19. She is the first WNBA player with the coronavirus. The Sparks made the announcement through an official statement and... Read More

NBA begins plan to launch a professional basketball league in Africa (photos)

May 31, 2019  

Ycee, Vandess Mdee, Cassper Nyovest and Sho Madjozi spotted at All-star Weeken. The stars attended the event to support Africa as the National Basketball Association moves to launch basketball league ... Read More

USA Basketball Men’s World Cup Qualifying Team Races Past Panama 111-80

May 31, 2019  

The USA Basketball Men’s World Cup Qualifying Team (9-2) needed just a few minutes to find its groove before cruising to a record-setting, 111-80 win over Panama (4-7) on Friday night at The Fieldhous... Read More

Tightest NBL Season Brings Record Crowds

May 31, 2019  

The NBL is celebrating record attendance figures after the closest regular season in history strengthened its claims as one of the world’s best leagues outside of the United States. A total of 7... Read More

LeBron Says Owning NBA Club ‘Would Have To Be Right Fit’

May 31, 2019  

LeBron James says that following fellow NBA superstar Michael Jordan into owning an NBA club is “more of an aspiration” than dream as he prepares for a 15th NBA All-Star Game. The 34-year-... Read More

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