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Iowa Energy players ejected for fighting each other

Iowa Energy players ejected for fighting each other

We’ve all heard of players who, after being involved in scuffles or brawls, to be ejected from games. Normally players who are part of these altercations come from different teams.…

Kobe Bryant has torn rotator cuff

Kobe Bryant has torn rotator cuff

An MRI exam has revealed that Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant has a torn rotator cuff. Team doctors are set to examine Bryant and they will determine if he…

“USA vs. The World” in NBA Rising Stars Challenge

“USA vs. The World” in NBA Rising Stars Challenge

The NBA All-Star Weekend is not too far away and already some of the events and their participants have been announced. One of the changes made this 2015 will be…

Wakayama Trians withdraw from Japan NBL

Wakayama Trians withdraw from Japan NBL

The Wakayama Trians are in dire financial straits and have announced that they will not complete the 2014/15 season and are withdrawing from the Japanese NBL. The Trians had a…

Fan Attacks a Player During Eurocup Game

Fan Attacks a Player During Eurocup Game

The Eurocup game between Buducnost Voli Podgorica (Montenegro-Erste Liga) and Banvit Basketbol Kulubu (Turkey-TBL) was marred with violence when a fan attacks a player on the court.  The player’s teammate…

Brose Baskets topples Bayern Muenchen

Brose Baskets topples Bayern Muenchen

Bamberg, Germany – Brose Baskets Bamberg are in a crucial junction in the 2014/15 season. In back to back games, the club has knocked down two of the league’s top…

PAOK upsets Panathinaikos to kick off 2015

PAOK upsets Panathinaikos to kick off 2015

PAOK Thessaloniki and Panathinaikos Athens took to the hardwood court early in 2015 to play out a postponed game from Round 6 of the regular season. The result was a…

Knicks fans want coach Derek Fisher fired

Knicks fans want coach Derek Fisher fired

Knicks fans turned their frustration toward first-year coach Derek Fisher by chanting “Fire Fisher!” during the closing seconds of New York’s 95-82 loss to Milwaukee at Madison Square Garden on Sunday. Courtside microphones picked…

Playground Basketball is Dying

Playground Basketball is Dying

At Rucker Park in New York, people sat on rooftops and climbed trees to watch Julius Erving play. In Louisville, Kentucky, Artis Gilmore would pull up in his fancy car, still…

Europeans more skilled than Americans, says Kobe Bryant

Europeans more skilled than Americans, says Kobe Bryant

Los Angeles Lakers’ Kobe Bryant admits that European basketball players are more skilled than today’s American players. There are currently 101 international players in the NBA. France has the most Europeans…

Joey van Zegeren suspended indefinitely

Joey van Zegeren suspended indefinitely

Virginia Tech has suspended junior forward Joey van Zegeren (208 cm) indefinitely, the program announced on Friday. Joey van Zegeren is VT’s third-leading scorer at 9.8 points per game and the team’s leading…

Mick Croning to miss Cincinnati season

Mick Croning to miss Cincinnati season

The Cincinnati Bearcats will complete the NCAA season without head coach Mick Cronin because he has been forced to sit out the rest of the campaign. The tactician has what…

Unicaja Malaga breaks Madrid in OT

Unicaja Malaga breaks Madrid in OT

Unicaja Malaga held on to take out Real Madrid on the Spanish south coast, but the hosts needed overtime to record the 99-92 win. The victory maintained Malaga’s amazing form,…

David Blatt in trouble?

David Blatt in trouble?

Is David Blatt, head coach of the Cleveland Cavaliers, in trouble? The rumors are starting to fly around after the Cavaliers’ blowout, 23-point home loss to Detroit (and that is not…

Anadolu Efes beats Fenerbahce Ulker 85-67 in TBL

Anadolu Efes beats Fenerbahce Ulker 85-67 in TBL

Anadolu Efes has been on a tear lately and his been knocking down some of the Turkish TBL’s top teams left and right. In back-to-back weeks they have handed the…

Kentucky beats Louisville too

Kentucky beats Louisville too

NCAA’s top-ranked Kentucky can thank the smallest player on its team for helping it survive its biggest challenge of non-conference play. Freshman Tyler Ulis (176 cm) provided a much-needed offensive spark…

ALBA Berlin loses first BBL game

ALBA Berlin loses first BBL game

After dominating German Basketball through the turn of the century, ALBA Berlin has had to stand back as Brose Baskets and Bayern Munich have picked up the spoils in the…

Metalac stops Buducnost

Metalac stops Buducnost

Serbian team Metalac Framakom from Valjevo upset Montenegrin powerhouse Buducnost VOLI with 70-69 in tonight’s Adriatic League game. It was only the third loss of Buducnost VOLI so far in…

Nate Fox shot dead

Nate Fox shot dead

Nate Fox (206 cm, Maine’00) was shot dead earlier this week in Bloomingdale, Illinois (40 km west of Chicago). Police received a 911 call and were sent to the 200…

Cibona and Cedevita make Adriatic League progress

Cibona and Cedevita make Adriatic League progress

The pre-Christmas Adriatic League action is underway as four games took place on Tuesday to open Round 14, with more to follow on Christmas Eve and one on Christmas day.…

Raduljica, Casualty of Cultural Differences?

Raduljica, Casualty of Cultural Differences?

Serbian big man Miroslav Raduljica (213 cm) has been let go by the Shandong Flaming Bulls (China-CBA) after playing 14 games for the Chinese club. In the weeks leading up…

Josh Smith Waived by Pistons in Surprise Move

Josh Smith Waived by Pistons in Surprise Move

In a move that pretty much took the NBA by surprise, the Detroit Pistons have decided to refocus their priorities and waived Josh Smith (206 cm). This is an unprecedented…

Kentucky slams UCLA in amazing game

Kentucky slams UCLA in amazing game

As incredible results go, Kentucky’s 44-83 demolition over UCLA is right up there and the Wildcats certainly put in one of the most dominant displays of the season so far.…

UTE wins Ecuador National League

UTE wins Ecuador National League

Universidad Technologico Quito (UTE) won the final series of the National League and were crowned champions of Ecuador Basketball. UTE overcame ComuniKT 85-73 to take the finals series 4-2 and…

Jabari Parker Out for Season with Torn ACL

Jabari Parker Out for Season with Torn ACL

An MRI result has revealed that Milwaukee Bucks’ rookie forward Jabari Parker (203 cm, Duke’14) has suffered a torn ACL in his left knee. The 19-year-old will require surgery to…

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