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
26 Jul 2023LeBron James
Bronny James, the son of NBA legend LeBron James, suffered a cardiac arrest while practicing at the University of Southern California on Monday, a family spokesperson confirmed.
08 Feb 2023NBA
LeBron James has become the all-time leading scorer in NBA.
17 Jun 2022NBA
Golden State Warriors defeated Boston Celtics 103-90 to win the NBA Championship on Thursday.
08 Jun 2022Hollywood
Adam Sandler's sports drama Hustle dropped on Netflix on Wednesday (June 8) after a limited theatrical release in the US.
02 Jan 2022NBA
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 2021NBA
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 2021NBA
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 2021NBA
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 2020NBA
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 2020NBA
Kobe Bryant, the late NBA legend, will be inducted into the Basketball Hall of Fame next May.
27 Jul 2020India
The captain of the Indian basketball team Vishesh Bhriguvanshi believes the sport would have a bright future in the country.
14 Jul 2020NBA
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 2020NBA
NBA legend Michael Jordan announced a donation of $100 million towards groups who have been fighting for racial equality and social justice.
24 May 2020NBA
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 2020NBA
The sneakers worn by basketball legend Michael Jordan fetched $560,000 in an online auction, said the auction house, Sotheby's.
15 Mar 2020Instagram
A third NBA player tested positive for coronavirus as per a statement from the Detroit Pistons.
28 Jan 2020NBA
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 2020NBA
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 2019NBA
The National Basketball Association (NBA) has produced a number of champion teams over the years.
24 Sep 2019NBA
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 2019NBA
LeBron James is undoubtedly one of the greatest basketball players to ever play the sport.
26 Aug 2019NBA
The National Basketball Association (NBA) is the biggest basketball league across the globe.
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The world of sports is filled with a number of sporting events and tournaments.
13 Aug 2018India
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 2018NBA
One of the greatest basketball players of all time, LeBron James is a true legend of the game.
09 Aug 2018India
Milwaukee Bucks center Brook Lopez feels that an IPL-like professional league is required to enhance the popularity of basketball in India.
24 Jan 2018India
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 2017NBA
Reports suggest that National Basketball Association's (NBA) assistant coach Phil Weber could become the next coach of the Indian men's basketball team.