Basketball

Russia’s Prokhorov sells 49 percent stake in Brooklyn Nets to…

Russia’s Prokhorov sells 49 percent stake in Brooklyn Nets to…

Published 13/04/2018

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian billionaire Mikhail Prokhorov has sold a 49-percent stake in the Brooklyn Nets basketball team to Joe Tsai, the executive vice chairman [more…]

TV celebrity Khloe Kardashian gives birth: media

TV celebrity Khloe Kardashian gives birth: media

Published 12/04/2018

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Reality television star Khloe Kardashian gave birth to her first child on Thursday, according to U.S. media reports, after years of [more…]

NBA: Internationals Simmons, Jokic sweep Player of the Week awards

NBA: Internationals Simmons, Jokic sweep Player of the Week awards

Published 09/04/2018

(Reuters) - Australian Ben Simmons and Serbian Nikola Jokic were announced as the NBA Players of the Week on Monday, the first time two international [more…]

NBA star Kobe Bryant wins Oscar for animated short

NBA star Kobe Bryant wins Oscar for animated short

Published 05/03/2018

90th Academy Awards - Oscars Backstage - Hollywood, California, U.S., 04/03/2018 - Best animated short film - Kobe Bryant reacts while being directed to the [more…]

NBA: Slovenia’s Dragic completes long journey to All Star Game

NBA: Slovenia’s Dragic completes long journey to All Star Game

Published 19/02/2018

Feb 13, 2018- Toronto, Ontario, CAN- Miami Heat guard Goran Dragic (7) talks to the media during the warm up before a game against the [more…]

Pacers’ Oladipo showing the promise he once projected

Pacers’ Oladipo showing the promise he once projected

Published 24/12/2017

Dec 23, 2017- Indianapolis, IN, USA- Indiana Pacers guard Victor Oladipo (4) drives to the basket against Brooklyn Nets guard Allen Crabbe (33) during the [more…]

U.S. sports broadcaster Dick Enberg, 82, dies in San Diego: media

U.S. sports broadcaster Dick Enberg, 82, dies in San Diego: media

Published 22/12/2017

Broadcaster Dick Enberg, who charmed sports fans with his "Oh My!" declaration as he called some of the most memorable sporting events during the last five decades, died on Thursday, ESPN reported. He was 82. [more…]

Warriors rolling along despite loss of key players

Warriors rolling along despite loss of key players

Published 22/12/2017

Dec 4, 2017- New Orleans, LA, USA- Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry (30) drives past New Orleans Pelicans center Omer Asik (3) during the [more…]

James takes another shot at Trump during Washington visit

James takes another shot at Trump during Washington visit

Published 18/12/2017

Dec 17, 2017- Washington, DC, USA- Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James (23) wears Equality shoes against the Washington Wizards during the first half at Capital [more…]

Trump says he should have left UCLA players in jail in China

Trump says he should have left UCLA players in jail in China

Published 20/11/2017

U.S. President Donald Trump on Sunday upbraided the father of one of the three UCLA basketball players who had been detained in China on suspicion of shoplifting, tweeting he "should have left them in jail!" [more…]