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
24 Dec 2020
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 2020
Kobe Bryant, the late NBA legend, will be inducted into the Basketball Hall of Fame next May.
29 Jul 2020
The NBA 2019-20 season is set to resume on July 30.
27 Jul 2020
The captain of the Indian basketball team Vishesh Bhriguvanshi believes the sport would have a bright future in the country.
14 Jul 2020
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 2020
NBA legend Michael Jordan announced a donation of $100 million towards groups who have been fighting for racial equality and social justice.
04 Jun 2020
The NBA's return amid the coronavirus pandemic is imminent, however, it could only be with 22 teams in the month of July.
24 May 2020
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 2020
The sneakers worn by basketball legend Michael Jordan fetched $560,000 in an online auction, said the auction house, Sotheby's.
15 Mar 2020
A third NBA player tested positive for coronavirus as per a statement from the Detroit Pistons.
15 Mar 2020
The entire sports fraternity is facing the wrath of the ongoing coronavirus outburst.
28 Jan 2020
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 2020
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.
08 Oct 2019
The National Basketball Association (NBA) is the top basketball tournament in the world and produces some big moments each and every season.
01 Oct 2019
The National Basketball Association (NBA) is the best basketball league across the globe.
25 Sep 2019
The National Basketball Association (NBA) has produced a number of champion teams over the years.
24 Sep 2019
In a shocking incident, former NBA player Andre Emmett was shot dead by two unknown gunmen outside his home in Dallas, Texas, on Monday.
23 Sep 2019
The National Basketball Association (NBA) is the best basketball league in the world and has produced some legendary players over the years.
20 Sep 2019
The National Basketball Association (NBA) never fails to thrill fans with the most unique basketball action in the globe.
18 Sep 2019
The National Basketball Association (NBA) is the biggest basketball league in the world.
11 Sep 2019
The National Basketball Association (NBA) has seen a number of legendary players being born.
09 Sep 2019
The National Basketball Association (NBA) is the most popular basketball league in the world.
30 Aug 2019
LeBron James is undoubtedly one of the greatest basketball players to ever play the sport.
27 Aug 2019
The National Basketball Association (NBA) is the biggest basketball league, not just in the USA, but globally.
26 Aug 2019
The National Basketball Association (NBA) is the biggest basketball league across the globe.
18 Aug 2019
Basketball is one of the most popular sports in the USA.
12 Aug 2019
The world of sports is filled with a number of sporting events and tournaments.
13 Aug 2018
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 2018
One of the greatest basketball players of all time, LeBron James is a true legend of the game.
09 Aug 2018
Milwaukee Bucks center Brook Lopez feels that an IPL-like professional league is required to enhance the popularity of basketball in India.
24 Feb 2018
Indian basketball team put up a spirited fight before losing 88-102 to higher-ranked Jordan in the Asian qualifiers for the 2019 FIBA World Cup at the Sree Kanteerava Stadium in Bengaluru.
24 Jan 2018
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 2017
Reports suggest that National Basketball Association's (NBA) assistant coach Phil Weber could become the next coach of the Indian men's basketball team.