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Chauncey Billups retires from the NBA

Chauncey Billups retires from the NBA

After playing 17 seasons in the top basketball league in the world, Chauncey Billups has decided that it was time to hang up his jersey and retire. The 37-year-old guard…

FIBA to probe Australia vs. Angola game

FIBA to probe Australia vs. Angola game

FIBA has officially launched an investigation regarding suspicions that Australia deliberately lost a game against Angola during the group stage of the FIBA World Cup 2014. Australia rested two of…

FIBA announces hosts for Eurobasket 2015

FIBA announces hosts for Eurobasket 2015

After the removal of Ukraine as host nation of Eurobasket 2015 by FIBA in June, 2014, due to concerns over current geo-political tensions, eight federations officially filed bids to host…

Bruce Levenson to sell Atlanta Hawks

Bruce Levenson to sell Atlanta Hawks

Bruce Levenson, the managing partner of the Atlanta Hawks, is reportedly going to sell his controlling interest in the NBA franchise. This comes in the wake of an internal investigation…

Dragic irked by Australia vs Angola game

Dragic irked by Australia vs Angola game

Phoenix Suns point guard and Slovenian national team star player Goran Dragic (190 cm) took to social media to express his disappointment with how a game in the ongoing FIBA…

Vladimir Micov kicked out of Serbian NT

Vladimir Micov kicked out of Serbian NT

The Serbian national team, which is already dealing with several injuries has lost another player. Coach Aleksandar Djordjevic has kicked Vladimir Micov (201 cm) off the team for disciplinary reasons.…

Devougn Lamont passes away

Devougn Lamont passes away

Devougn Lamont, the former Trinidad & Tobago international has sadly passed away at the age of 30 years old it has emerged. The 208 cm forward has been in pre-season…

Eurobasket 2015 2nd Qualifying Round Day 4

Eurobasket 2015 2nd Qualifying Round Day 4

Latvia is the only team in the Eurobasket 2015 2nd qualifying round that has played in all four days and has come out with as many wins. Only Italy and…

Nikola Radojicic arrested for drug smuggling

Nikola Radojicic arrested for drug smuggling

Lima, Peru – Serbian player Nikola Radojicic (196 cm) has been arrested by authorities. The 27-year-old Radojicic and his companion, Uros Dokic attempted to smuggle cocaine out of the country.…

Greg Oden faces felony charges

Greg Oden faces felony charges

Former Miami Heat center Greg Oden (213 cm, Ohio State’07) is facing a felony charge resulting in serious bodily injury. He also is being charged with two misdemeanor charges. Oden…

Kevin Durant withdraws from Team USA

Kevin Durant withdraws from Team USA

Just weeks away from the 2014 Basketball World Cup, reigning NBA M.V.P. Kevin Durant has officially withdrawn from Team USA. The loss of Durant is the biggest blow to the…

Becky Hammon, new Spurs assistant coach

Becky Hammon, new Spurs assistant coach

The San Antonio Spurs are making history after announcing that they are hiring WNBA veteran Becky Hammon (175 cm, Colorado State’99) as their new, full-time assistant coach. Hammon will be…

Ottawa Skyhawks blocked from NBL

Ottawa Skyhawks blocked from NBL

After a troubled off season the Ottawa SkyHawks have been denied permission to enter and participate in the Canadian NBL for the coming 2014/2015 season. The National Basketball League of…

Manu Ginobili adds to Argentina woes

Manu Ginobili adds to Argentina woes

Manu Ginobili has not been given permission to join the Argentine contingent at this year’s World Cup after the San Antonio Spurs said he could not play the tournament. The…

Shelly Sterling wins case, can sell Clips

Shelly Sterling wins case, can sell Clips

Los Angeles, California – Judge Michael Levanas has ruled in favor of Shelly Sterling, estranged wife of Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling, allowing her to proceed with her negotiated…

Matrixx Magixx withdraws from Dutch league

Matrixx Magixx withdraws from Dutch league

The Matrixx Magixx Wijchen will not be participating in the Dutch Eredivisie league this coming season. The team lost Nijmegen as their main sponsor and found themselves in financial difficulty…

Arecibo takes early BSN finals lead

Arecibo takes early BSN finals lead

The Puerto Rico BSN finals series is underway and the spoils of Game 1 went to Capitanes de Arecibo as the franchise overcame Leones de Ponce. It was a narrow…

Bilbao Basket will not enter the Spanish ACB

Bilbao Basket will not enter the Spanish ACB

Bilbao Basket has reached a decision and announced that the club will not compete in the Spanish ACB (Liga Endesa) throughout the 2014/2015 season. The move follows a series of…

Regatas de Lima extends to 2-1 lead

Regatas de Lima extends to 2-1 lead

Regatas de Lima took command of the Peruvian Liga Nacional title series by downing Real Club de Lima 77-85 in Game 3. After recording a home win in Game 2,…

Regatas Lima ties finals 1-1

Regatas Lima ties finals 1-1

After losing Game 1 of the Peruvian Liga Nacional finals series Regatas Lima hit back by downing Real Club de Lima 87-73 in Game 2. The victory took the series…

P.J. Hairston to be charged with assault

P.J. Hairston to be charged with assault

Newly drafted Charlotte Hornets rookie P.J. Hairston (198 cm, North Carolina’14) is not starting his NBA career on the right foot. The former Tar Heel and 26th pick in the…

Andrew Wiggins is No.1 in 2014 NBA Draft

Andrew Wiggins is No.1 in 2014 NBA Draft

The Cleveland Cavaliers chose to use their first overall pick in the 2014 NBA Draft on a promising, athletic player from Canada in Andrew Wiggins (203 cm, Kansas’14). Going into…

NBA trades on eve of 2014 Draft

NBA trades on eve of 2014 Draft

It’s the eve of what is expected to be a very busy 2014 NBA Draft Day and already several teams are positioning themselves to improve their rosters for the upcoming…

Euroleague 2014/2015 teams decided

Euroleague 2014/2015 teams decided

The wildcard entries for the 2014/2015 Euroleague have been confirmed and the full roster of clubs gaining direct entry has been locked. The Euroleague Executive Committee met in Barcelona today…

LeBron James opts out of Heat contract

LeBron James opts out of Heat contract

LeBron James has decided to opt out of his contract with the Miami Heat and explore the free agency market. The four time MVP and two time NBA champion has…

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