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Leopards open season with a win Team USA Whites gave Team Essex Leopards a dream starts to their season by slumping to a conclusive defeat at Oaklands College. Spanish guard Ruben Colon led from the front in his debut match scoring the first basket among his 21-point haul from the start to finish. Coach Thomas…read more

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USA clinches a thrilling win over Israel USA came from behind to secure a place in the semi-final in the World University Games. From trailing behind via eight points in the third quarter to outscoring Israel in the overtime, it sure was a memorable match. With a score of 111-107 USA defeated the odds in…read more

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RAPTORS’ UJIRI ON IBAKA: ‘OUR TEAM NEEDED A BOOST’ Serge Ibaka appears at the perfect moment, as the Raptors were wilting, facing a defeat of 10 of their last 14 games. With entanglement about the club’s direction spreading out of the dressing room and into the public premises, expressed by Kyle Lowry and DeMar DeRozan,…read more

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    BEN SIMMONS RECEIVES SCAN ON FOOT REVEALING NO SETBACKS   Ben Simmons’ recuperation is going as decided after a foot check uncovered no difficulties, as indicated by the Philadelphia 76ers. Simmons experienced a planned output on his surgically repaired right foot on Monday. The Sixers said that while everything is going as arranged,…read more

Austin Nichols Dismissed From UVA Men’s Basketball Program?

Redshirt junior forward Austin Nichols (Collierville, Tenn) has been rejected from the Virginia men’s b-ball program; Tony Bennett reported on Friday, 18th November. Nichols was at that point suspended for the Cavaliers’ two preseason scrimmages and the season opener at UNCG on Nov. 11. “It’s an advantage to be a bit of this program, and Austin has…read more

Wade: No hard feelings, Pat

With Dwyane Wade set to face the Miami Heat for the first time in his illustrious career tonight, the shooting guard revealed he feels no ill contempt towards Pat Riley over his exit. Wade spent thirteen seasons on South Beach after being a member of the famous Draft Class of 2003, along with LeBron James,…read more

All You Need To Know About Basketball

Sports are something that aids to the betterment of a person’s health and mental abilities. And basketball seems to be one such sport that is played in all schools and colleges to motivate children and build their character. A number of institutes carry out basketball camps to teach the children Basketball Lessons.   Basketball training…read more

Rio Olympics Basketball 2016

The basketball final in the Rio Olympics 2016 attracted a lot of viewers. This was USA’s last medal in the event. The result came as no surprise as the star-studded American team beat the Serbian team in the final comprehensively. The Serbian team didn’t have an answer to the attacking technique of the American team….read more

Shaq: Simmons like Lebron

Hall of Famer Shaquille O’Neal says he sees similarities between the top overall pick Ben Simmons and three-time NBA Champion LeBron James. Simmons, who was picked first in the 2016 NBA Draft by the Philadelphia 76ers ahead of LA Lakers forward Brandon Ingram, attended LSU before turning pro. Four-time NBA Champion, three-time Finals MVP and…read more

GB win at Eurobasket finals over Macedonia

Eric Boateng top-scored with 18 points for GB, while Ben Gordon achieved 17 and Andrew Lawrence added 16. GB were in the lead by just nine points after three-quarters but had greater momentum and won comfortably against the top seeds in Group F. Macedonia edged a high-scoring first quarter 30-28 but Gordon’s nine points and three…read more