Basketball

NBA roundup: DeRozan leads Spurs past Butler, Wolves

NBA roundup: DeRozan leads Spurs past Butler, Wolves

Published 18/10/2018

DeMar DeRozan scored a game-high 28 points in his San Antonio debut, and four of his teammates scored in double figures as the host Spurs [more…]

Stewart scores 25 as Storm take 2-0 Finals lead

Stewart scores 25 as Storm take 2-0 Finals lead

Published 10/09/2018

League MVP Breanna Stewart scored 25 points and keyed a fourth-quarter run as the host Seattle Storm took a 2-0 lead in the best-of-five WNBA [more…]

Reports: Suns’ Booker to have hand surgery Monday

Reports: Suns’ Booker to have hand surgery Monday

Published 10/09/2018

Phoenix Suns shooting guard Devin Booker will have surgery on his right hand in what is expected to be a minor procedure, according to multiple [more…]

Heat suspend team executive amid federal investigation

Heat suspend team executive amid federal investigation

Published 30/08/2018

A Miami Heat executive is under federal investigation, suspected of taking $13.4 million in sponsorship money from the Sacramento Kings, his former employer. The Heat [more…]

Games-Japan’s scandal-hit men’s basketball team out of Asian Games

Games-Japan’s scandal-hit men’s basketball team out of Asian Games

Published 27/08/2018

JAKARTA (Reuters) - Japan’s turbulent Asian Games basketball tournament, which saw four players sent home in disgrace, came to an end on Monday when they [more…]

Asian Games – Philippines to compete in Jakarta basketball tournament

Asian Games – Philippines to compete in Jakarta basketball tournament

Published 06/08/2018

(Reuters) - The Philippines have reversed their decision to pull out of the basketball tournament at the Asian Games after listening to the views of [more…]

BT to lose UFC and NBA TV rights as Eleven Sports steps up

BT to lose UFC and NBA TV rights as Eleven Sports steps up

Published 30/07/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - BT has lost the right to show the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) and NBA Basketball, with global broadcaster Eleven Sports picking up [more…]

NBA signings: Lakers, LeBron make marriage official

NBA signings: Lakers, LeBron make marriage official

Published 10/07/2018

Los Angeles can collectively exhale. LeBron James is officially a Laker. The club announced late Monday afternoon that James has put pen to paper on [more…]

NBA notebook: Rockets targeting Anthony after losing Mbah a Moute

NBA notebook: Rockets targeting Anthony after losing Mbah a Moute

Published 10/07/2018

The Houston Rockets are now determined to sign forward Carmelo Anthony after forward Luc Mbah a Moute joined the Los Angeles Clippers on a one-year, [more…]

It’s official: LeBron inks four-year contract with Lakers

It’s official: LeBron inks four-year contract with Lakers

Published 10/07/2018

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - LeBron James made his seismic move to the Los Angeles Lakers official on Monday when the three-time NBA champion posted a [more…]