12:13 pm May 28, 2015 | No Comment
The Golden State Warriors shook off their bumps and bruises and advanced to their first NBA Finals in 40 years after defeating the Houston Rockets 104-90 to clinch their Western Conference Finals series on Wednesday.
1:31 pm May 21, 2015 | No Comment
The Atlanta Hawks suffered a double blow on Wednesday when they were beaten 97-89 by the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game One of the Eastern Conference finals and lost DeMarre Carroll to what looked like a serious knee injury.
11:15 am May 11, 2015 | No Comment
Forward LeBron James made a baseline jump shot as time expired to lift the Cleveland Cavaliers to an 86-84 win against the Chicago Bulls in Game Four of their Eastern Conference semi-final playoff series on Sunday.
12:06 am May 8, 2015 | No Comment
The Tahir Foundation in partnership with the NBA on Thursday launched the Jr. NBA Tahir Foundation Scholarship in Jakarta, in an effort to support youth basketball in Indonesia.
1:28 pm April 7, 2015 | No Comment
Led by their fabulous freshman guards, Duke clawed their way back from a second-half deficit and stung Wisconsin 68-63 to claim the US collegiate national championship on Monday.
5:30 pm March 22, 2015 | No Comment
Two-time NBA most valuable player Steve Nash, one of the best point guards ever to play professional basketball, is retiring after a 19-year career, the Canadian said on Saturday.
7:59 pm February 24, 2015 | 1 Comment
Philippine basketball authorities have sacked and fined an American import for ridiculing national boxing hero Manny Pacquiao’s quest to become a professional basketballer.
5:54 am January 22, 2015 | No Comment
Toronto. The Los Angeles Lakers unseated the New York Knicks as the NBA’s most valuable team, worth $2.6 billion, according to a Forbes poll released on Wednesday that showed the average team value rose 74 percent from last year. The average NBA team’s value rose to $1.1 billion from $634 million last year, a jump […]
12:01 pm December 15, 2014 | No Comment
Los Angeles Lakers superstar Kobe Bryant passed NBA icon Michael Jordan on Sunday for third on the league’s all-time scoring list — and lifted his Los Angeles Lakers to a victory.
8:28 pm November 6, 2014 | No Comment
Bangkok. Basketball’s lifting of a controversial ban on headgear including religious scarves is only a “matter of time”, a senior Olympic official said Thursday following a row at the Asian Games. Sheikh Ahmad Al-Fahad Al-Sabah, president of the Association of National Olympic Committees, said he had been assured by talks with FIBA secretary general Patrick […]
11:22 am October 29, 2014 | No Comment
Jakarta. Facing harsh doubt in its first season, the national collegiate competition Liga Mahasiswa enters its third season with a bigger bang. In its third season, Liga Mahasiswa, known as Lima, is expanding the league by organizing a new basketball competition, the Sumatra conference, as part of its plan to reach more regions throughout the […]
1:33 pm October 28, 2014 | No Comment
The number of international players in the National Basketball Association has increased 10 percent from one year ago, the league said on Monday. A record 101 international players from 37 countries and territories are on opening night rosters, easily eclipsing last season’s total of 92 players, according to the NBA. The champion San Antonio Spurs […]