Articles about Basketball
Basketball is a team sport. It is played with the primary objective to shoot a basketball through the defender's hoop while preventing the opposing team from shooting in their hoop. Ten players play in this game. Initially, it was played with a soccer ball.The first official game was played in the YMCA gymnasium in Albany, New York, on January 20, 1892
02 Jan 2022Sports
NBA legend Stephen Curry broke his own NBA record while leading the Golden State Warriors to a 123-116 win against Utah Jazz.
13 Aug 2021Sports
Only the second Indian to debut in the NBA Summer League, young basketball player Princepal Singh says his journey has been nothing short of a "dream."
04 Jun 2021Sports
An incredible effort from Devin Booker helped the Phoenix Suns eliminate NBA defending champions Los Angeles Lakers in the first round of playoffs.
13 May 2021Sports
A pair of basketball legend Michael Jordan's famous Air Jordans from his rookie season has been sold for $152,500 at the auction.
24 Dec 2020Sports
Satnam Singh Bhamara, the first Indian player to be drafted into NBA, has been handed a two-year ban by the National Anti-Doping Agency's (NADA) disciplinary panel for failing a dope test.
30 Nov 2020Entertainment
Kobe Bryant, the late NBA legend, will be inducted into the Basketball Hall of Fame next May.
27 Jul 2020Sports
The captain of the Indian basketball team Vishesh Bhriguvanshi believes the sport would have a bright future in the country.
14 Jul 2020Sports
NBA star Russell Westbrook, on Monday, revealed he has tested positive for coronavirus as the league is set to resume in Florida shortly.
06 Jun 2020Sports
NBA legend Michael Jordan announced a donation of $100 million towards groups who have been fighting for racial equality and social justice.
24 May 2020Sports
The National Basketball Association (NBA) has entered into exploratory conversations with the Walt Disney Company about restarting the remainder of its season at Disney's ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex in Orlando, Florida.
18 May 2020Sports
The sneakers worn by basketball legend Michael Jordan fetched $560,000 in an online auction, said the auction house, Sotheby's.
15 Mar 2020Sports
A third NBA player tested positive for coronavirus as per a statement from the Detroit Pistons.
15 Mar 2020Sports
The entire sports fraternity is facing the wrath of the ongoing coronavirus outburst.
28 Jan 2020Sports
Leading sports equipment brand Nike has pulled down products related to NBA legend Kobe Bryant after he tragically passed away in a helicopter crash on Sunday.
27 Jan 2020Sports
In a shocking turn of events, NBA star and basketball legend Kobe Bryant lost his life in a helicopter crash on Sunday. His daughter, Gianna, who was merely 13 years old, also died.
25 Sep 2019Sports
The National Basketball Association (NBA) has produced a number of champion teams over the years.
24 Sep 2019Sports
In a shocking incident, former NBA player Andre Emmett was shot dead by two unknown gunmen outside his home in Dallas, Texas, on Monday.
30 Aug 2019Sports
LeBron James is undoubtedly one of the greatest basketball players to ever play the sport.
26 Aug 2019Sports
The National Basketball Association (NBA) is the biggest basketball league across the globe.
12 Aug 2019Sports
The world of sports is filled with a number of sporting events and tournaments.
13 Aug 2018Sports
In what could be a major boost for basketball in India, the country may host a pre-season NBA game in Mumbai next year, said the league's Commissioner Adam Silver.
11 Aug 2018Sports
One of the greatest basketball players of all time, LeBron James is a true legend of the game.
09 Aug 2018Sports
Milwaukee Bucks center Brook Lopez feels that an IPL-like professional league is required to enhance the popularity of basketball in India.
24 Jan 2018Sports
India's tallest female basketball player, Poonam Chaturvedi helped her team notch up a win in the semis of Senior National Basketball Championship.
29 Jun 2017Sports
Reports suggest that National Basketball Association's (NBA) assistant coach Phil Weber could become the next coach of the Indian men's basketball team.