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For Japan, N.B.A. 101 Is Now in Session

Added: 18.10.2018 0:18 | 13 views | 0 comments

The residents of the world’s third-largest economy know little about basketball. The league hopes to change that.

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Sudanese and South Sudanese refugees unite on basketball court

Added: 17.10.2018 14:00 | 11 views | 0 comments

Twice a week refugees from Sudan and South Sudan gather in a church courtyard in Cairo to play basketball, unfazed by political differences at home.


Defense attorneys go after Kansas, LSU in court

Added: 17.10.2018 7:28 | 15 views | 0 comments

Defense attorneys in a federal criminal case involving pay-for-play schemes and other corruption in college basketball tried introducing into evidence on Tuesday wiretap recordings suggesting LSU coach Will Wade and Kansas assistant Kurtis Townsend were prepared to offer improper benefits to high-profile recruits and their families.


NBA-Opening-night rosters feature 108 international players

Added: 16.10.2018 14:49 | 18 views | 0 comments

The National Basketball Association's 2018-19 season will tip off later on Tuesday with 108 international players from a record-tying 42 countries and territories on opening-night rosters, according to the league.


FIBA, NBA mourn passing of FIBA Secretary General and IOC Member Patrick Baumann

Added: 14.10.2018 17:16 | 7 views | 0 comments

The basketball world mourns the sudden passing of Patrick Baumann, FIBA Secretary General and International Olympic Committee (IOC) member, who succumbed to a heart attack on Sunday during the Youth Olympic Games in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

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Basketball chief Baumann dies suddenly at Youth Olympics

Added: 14.10.2018 14:17 | 9 views | 0 comments

Patrick Baumann, the 51-year-old secretary general of basketball's world governing body, has died of a heart attack at the Youth Olympics in Buenos Aires, the International Basketball Federation (FIBA) said on Sunday.


Patrick Baumann, rising star in Olympics circles, dies at 51

Added: 14.10.2018 12:18 | 3 views | 0 comments

Patrick Baumann, the CEO-like secretary general of basketball's world governing body who was seen as a potential IOC president, has died at the Youth Olympics


Jefferson retires from NBA, pays tribute to father

Added: 14.10.2018 6:11 | 18 views | 0 comments

Richard Jefferson, who played 17 years in the NBA, has officially retired. Planning to pursue a career in broadcast journalism, the small forward announced Saturday on Instagram that he has made the decision to "move on from basketball." He also offered a tribute to his late father.


Sister Jean wins 2018 Illinois Senior Hall of Fame award

Added: 13.10.2018 1:15 | 6 views | 0 comments

Officials gathered to present Catholic nun and celebrated Loyola-Chicago basketball chaplain Sister Jean Dolores Schmidt with Illinois' 2018 Senior Hall of Fame award.


Steve Kerr Joins U.S.A. Basketball Coaching Staff

Added: 12.10.2018 17:18 | 16 views | 0 comments

Kerr, Nate McMillan and Jay Wright will join the staff of Gregg Popovich as the team moves on from a hugely successful run with Duke’s Mike Krzyzewski.

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