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Ater Majok back to the Lakers

Ater Majok back to the Lakers

Ater Majok (208 cm, Connecticut’10) is heading back to the NBA and the Los Angeles Lakers, three years after he was first drafted by the franchise. Since then the center…

NBA jersey sponsors? D-League suggests yes

NBA jersey sponsors? D-League suggests yes

While shirt sponsors in soccer and other sports are commonplace, NBA jerseys have been left alone, for the most part blank spaces that reveal only team colour, logo, player name…

Ricky Rubio agrees to $ 56 Million

Ricky Rubio agrees to $ 56 Million

With three hours to go before the midnight deadline Friday, Ricky Rubio and the Minnesota Timberwolves agreed to terms on a $ 56 Million contract extension, the team announced. Rubio has secured a four-year extension…

Russell Westbrook has Fractured Hand

Russell Westbrook has Fractured Hand

The Oklahoma City Thunder’s early season outlook just turned from grim to dire. The team was already dealing with the loss of their All-Star forward Kevin Durant who is out…

NBA Opens 2014-15 Season with 3 Games

NBA Opens 2014-15 Season with 3 Games

The 2014-15 NBA season is officially underway! The league treated its fans to a trio of games on opening night and the six teams that took to the hardwood floor…

NBA Opens with Over 100 Foreign Players

NBA Opens with Over 100 Foreign Players

The 2014/2015 NBA season is about to tip off and anyone who said Basketball is an American sport is sorely mistaken. There are now over 100 foreign players on rosters…

Alex Len is locked by Phoenix Suns until year 2016

Alex Len is locked by Phoenix Suns until year 2016

Alex Len (216 cm, Maryland’13) has been locked in by the Phoenix Suns (NBA) until year 2016. The Suns picked up options on Len, as well as Miles Plumlee and Archie…

Mookie Blaylock in jail

Mookie Blaylock in jail

Former NBA player Mookie Blaylock will serve three years in prison after pleading guilty to his role in the death of a woman in a suburban Atlanta car crash.  Blaylock…

Steve Nash to Miss 2014/15 NBA Season

Steve Nash to Miss 2014/15 NBA Season

The Los Angeles Lakers will be without point guard Steve Nash for the entirety of the 2014/15 season due to a back injury. The former two-time MVP was about to…

Maccabi Haifa falls to Toronto Raptors, 85-92

Maccabi Haifa falls to Toronto Raptors, 85-92

Israeli club Maccabi Haifa met the Toronto Raptors in NBA preseason action and fell, 85-92 to the Canadian franchise. Despite another loss to another NBA team, Maccabi Haifa has gained…

Maccabi Haifa thrashed by Sacramento Kings

Maccabi Haifa thrashed by Sacramento Kings

Maccabi Haifa suffered its second heavy loss of the weekend to an NBA franchise after succumbing to the Sacramento Kings. The Israeli team travelled to the Kings’ Sleep Train Arena…

Memphis Grizzlies see off Flamengo

Memphis Grizzlies see off Flamengo

Flamengo’s NBA tour saw the team collect another defeat as the Brazilian champions slipped to a thumping loss against the Memphis Grizzlies. The franchise welcomed Flamengo to the FedEx Forum…

Portland Trailblazers beat Haifa 121-74

Portland Trailblazers beat Haifa 121-74

The Portland Trailblazers continued their preparation for the NBA season by sweeping aside Israeli visitors Maccabi Haifa 121-74 at the Moda Center. It was a convincing win for the franchise…

Washington Wizards beats Maccabi Haifa, 101-95

Washington Wizards beats Maccabi Haifa, 101-95

Israeli club Maccabi Haifa showed their grit as they hung tough against the Washington Wizards in a close 95-101 NBA preseason loss. Maccabi Haifa managed to offset Washington’s strong frontcourt…

Orlando Magic Get Easy Win Over Flamengo

Orlando Magic Get Easy Win Over Flamengo

The Orlando Magic took an easy preseason win at home against the visiting Clube de Regatas do Flamengo (Brazil-NBB), 106-88. Orlando’s weapon of choice for this encounter was Montenegrin star…

Fantasy Basketball Feature: Dunkest.com

Fantasy Basketball Feature: Dunkest.com

With the 2014-15 NBA regular season opening tipoff just around the corner, many fans are getting ready to both watch the games and play fantasy basketball. There are many websites…

Gallinari set for 2014/15 NBA Return

Gallinari set for 2014/15 NBA Return

Danilo Gallinari (208 cm) finally took to the hardwood during the Denver Nuggets’ preseason game against the Phoenix Suns after missing a year and a half of action after he…

Kevin Durant suffers foot fracture

Kevin Durant suffers foot fracture

The Oklahoma City Thunder announced Sunday that Kevin Durant has suffered what is called a “Jones fracture” in his right foot. The injury usually requires surgery and the reigning MVP forward could miss 6-8…

San Antonio Spurs beat Fenerbahce

San Antonio Spurs beat Fenerbahce

San Antonio Spurs needed Tim Duncan and Tony Parker to step up yesterday against Turkish Fenerbahce Ulker to avoid another loss during the European Tour. Tim Duncan had 23 points…

Flamengo falls to the Phoenix Suns

Flamengo falls to the Phoenix Suns

Brazilian champions Flamengo fell to the Phoenix Suns 100-88 as they got their three game NBA tour underway where they will also play the Orlando Magic and Memphis Grizzlies. It…

NBA back to 5 on 5 Draft combine

NBA back to 5 on 5 Draft combine

After considering a proposal from its competition committee, the NBA will bring back 5-on-5 competition for next year’s draft combine. General managers and scouts have been complaining for years that…

Tony Parker is FIBA Europe P.O.Y. 2013

Tony Parker is FIBA Europe P.O.Y. 2013

Frenchman Tony Parker is the 2013 FIBA Europe Player of the Year. The 32-year-old San Antonio Spurs point guard will receive the trophy when his team faces ALBA Berlin during…

Brooklyn Nets beat Maccabi T-A, 111-94

Brooklyn Nets beat Maccabi T-A, 111-94

The Brooklyn Nets came away with their first win in the NBA preseason with a 111-94 rout over the 2014 Turkish Airlines Euroleague champions, Maccabi Electra Tel-Aviv (Israel-Winner League). This…

Cavaliers crush Maccabi T-A in Preseason Game

Cavaliers crush Maccabi T-A in Preseason Game

The Cleveland Cavaliers did coach David Blatt proud with a 107-80 preseason win over his former team Maccabi Electra Tel-Aviv (Israel-Winner League). Blatt’s NBA debut was bittersweet. While it was…

Rajon Rondo out for two months

Rajon Rondo out for two months

The Boston Celtics have suffered a setback in their pre-season preparations with the news that Rajon Rondo underwent surgery on Friday for a broken left finger. The four time All-Star…

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