Posts Categorized: NBA

Tony Parker hosts basketball game at Swiss Alps

Dynamic and previous b-ball experts around NBA-Star Tony Parker play a b-ball game on the Aletsch icy mass a great many meters above ocean level on Jungfraujoch, Switzerland, 14 September 2016. The San Antonio Spurs and France point monitor, together with Swiss watchmaker Tissot, The 34-year-old Frenchman, clad in a warm coat, led the b-ball…read more

Donovan explains Westbrook’s new role

Oklahoma City Thunder coach Billy Donovan insists his team will not become all about Russell Westbrook on offense after losing Kevin Durant during the offseason. Westbrook signed a new three-year, $85.7 million contract extension with the Thunder in the aftermath of Durant’s departure to the Golden State Warriors, having also traded Serge Ibaka to the…read more

Rio 2016: Kyrie Irving and Kevin Durant in US Olympic basketball squad

Kyrie Irving, Carmelo Anthony and Klay Thompson have all been named in the US squad for the Olympics. Kevin Durant of Oklahoma City Thunder also made the 12-man team. Thompson’s Golden State Warriors team-mates Harrison Barnes and Draymond Green were also named, but Steph Curry, the NBA’s most valuable player, had already ruled himself out….read more

LA Lakers sign British ex-Miami Heat forward Luol Deng in $72m deal

British forward Luol Deng has joined the Los Angeles Lakers on a four-year deal worth $72m (£55m). The 31-year-old free agent averaged 12.3 points from 74 games for Miami Heat last season after joining them in 2014 from the Cleveland Cavaliers. Sudan-born Deng represented Britain at the 2012 Olympics and also played for the Chicago…read more