NBA

The national basketball association is an American professional basketball league played only by men. It has 30 teams, 29 from US and 1 from Canada. NBA is recognized by international basketball federation. It was founded on June 6, 1946, by the owners of the major ice hockey arenas in the US and Canada.

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Darren Sammy alleges racist abuse in IPL

07 Jun 2020

Darren Sammy alleges racist abuse in IPL

Former West Indies captain Darren Sammy alleged that he has been a victim of racial abuse in the Indian Premier League.

Michael Jordan pledges $100 million towards racial equality

06 Jun 2020

Michael Jordan pledges $100 million towards racial equality

NBA legend Michael Jordan announced a donation of $100 million towards groups who have been fighting for racial equality and social justice.

NBA expected to continue the season with 22 teams

04 Jun 2020

NBA expected to continue the season with 22 teams

The NBA's return amid the coronavirus pandemic is imminent, however, it could only be with 22 teams in the month of July.

Racism exists in cricket as well: Chris Gayle

02 Jun 2020

Racism exists in cricket as well: Chris Gayle

West Indian opener Chris Gayle voiced his opinion on the 'racism' row as protests continue to escalate in United States, following George Floyd's death.

NBA in talks to resume season at Disney's sports complex

24 May 2020

NBA in talks to resume season at Disney's sports complex

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.

Michael Jordan's first-ever Air Jordan fetch $560,000 at the auction

18 May 2020

Michael Jordan's first-ever Air Jordan fetch $560,000 at the auction

The sneakers worn by basketball legend Michael Jordan fetched $560,000 in an online auction, said the auction house, Sotheby's.

#CoronavirusOutbreak: Nadal and Gasol launch fund-raising drive to help Spaniards

27 Mar 2020

#CoronavirusOutbreak: Nadal and Gasol launch fund-raising drive to help Spaniards

Spanish sport legends Rafael Nadal and Pau Gasol launched a fund-raising drive explaining they wanted to give something back to the coronavirus hit nation.

Coronavirus outbreak: Sports leagues which faced the wrath of COVID-19

18 Mar 2020

Coronavirus outbreak: Sports leagues which faced the wrath of COVID-19

The coronavirus pandemic has jolted the entire sports fraternity like never before.

Coronavirus outbreak: Four Brooklyn Nets players including Durant test positive

18 Mar 2020

Coronavirus outbreak: Four Brooklyn Nets players including Durant test positive

NBA star Kevin Durant is reportedly among four Brooklyn Nets players who have tested positive for the new coronavirus and are in isolation.

Coronavirus outbreak: Australian players react to government's self-isolation policy

16 Mar 2020

Coronavirus outbreak: Australian players react to government's self-isolation policy

Australian ODI skipper Aaron Finch and opener David Warner questioned the effectiveness of the government's self-isolation policy to deal with the coronavirus pandemic.

Coronavirus outbreak: Paul Pogba launches fund-raising campaign on his birthday

16 Mar 2020

Coronavirus outbreak: Paul Pogba launches fund-raising campaign on his birthday

Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba has launched a fund-raising campaign to fight the coronavirus pandemic.

Coronavirus outburst: Third NBA player tested positive

15 Mar 2020

Coronavirus outburst: Third NBA player tested positive

A third NBA player tested positive for coronavirus as per a statement from the Detroit Pistons.

Coronavirus outbreak: Here's how sports personalities around the world reacted

15 Mar 2020

Coronavirus outbreak: Here's how sports personalities around the world reacted

The entire sports fraternity is facing the wrath of the ongoing coronavirus outburst.

Kane Richardson tested for coronavirus after reporting illness

13 Mar 2020

Kane Richardson tested for coronavirus after reporting illness

Australian fast bowler Kane Richardson has been quarantined and tested for the novel coronavirus ahead of the first ODI against New Zealand.

No Cannes this year if coronavirus worsens

12 Mar 2020

No Cannes this year if coronavirus worsens

2020 might go down in history as one of the most disappointing years for cinema and sporting enthusiasts around the world, thanks to the fast-spreading coronavirus outbreak.

Canceling the 2020 Olympics 'unthinkable', says Tokyo governor

12 Mar 2020

Canceling the 2020 Olympics 'unthinkable', says Tokyo governor

Tokyo city governor Yuriko Koike stated that the coronavirus pandemic might impact the upcoming Tokyo Olympics, but canceling it is "unthinkable".

Hackers are exploiting Kobe Bryant's wallpaper to mine cryptocurrency

01 Feb 2020

Hackers are exploiting Kobe Bryant's wallpaper to mine cryptocurrency

As the world mourns the unexpected demise of legendary basketball player Kobe Bryant, hackers are using the tragedy to make money.

Hummer is coming back as a 1,000 horsepower all-electric SUV

01 Feb 2020

Hummer is coming back as a 1,000 horsepower all-electric SUV

General Motors Company is resurrecting the Hummer, its iconic military-style SUV, as an all-electric "super truck" with massive power and acceleration.

What would the IPL All-Stars teams be like?

29 Jan 2020

What would the IPL All-Stars teams be like?

The cash-rich Indian Premier League (IPL) would be bringing in a new concept this season.

Nike pulls down Kobe Bryant products online following tragic death

28 Jan 2020

Nike pulls down Kobe Bryant products online following tragic death

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.

Australian Open 2020: Nadal beats Kyrgios in an intense four-setter

27 Jan 2020

Australian Open 2020: Nadal beats Kyrgios in an intense four-setter

Reigning world number one, Rafael Nadal, overcame Australia's Nick Kyrgios, as he beat the latter in four sets in the pre-quarters of the Australian Open 2020 on Monday.

Grammys 2020: Billie Eilish sweeps awards; Stars remember Kobe Bryant

27 Jan 2020

Grammys 2020: Billie Eilish sweeps awards; Stars remember Kobe Bryant

The 62nd Annual Grammy Awards were held at the Staples Center in Los Angeles last night.

NBA legend Kobe Bryant, daughter killed in helicopter crash

27 Jan 2020

NBA legend Kobe Bryant, daughter killed in helicopter crash

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.

#ThatWas2019: Five amazing feats we witnessed in 2019

31 Dec 2019

#ThatWas2019: Five amazing feats we witnessed in 2019

The year 2019 was a memorable one for the sporting world.

Soon, IIT Foundation will accredit engineering colleges

21 Oct 2019

Soon, IIT Foundation will accredit engineering colleges

Soon, the National Board of Accreditation (NBA) will no longer accredit engineering colleges in India.

Love sports? Here are five cities you must visit once

16 Oct 2019

Love sports? Here are five cities you must visit once

Sports is way more than how people often see it from the outside - it is, in fact, a way of life.

NBA: Ranking the top five players for the upcoming season

11 Oct 2019

NBA: Ranking the top five players for the upcoming season

The National Basketball Association (NBA) is all set to grip the world in basketball fever again, as the upcoming 2019-20 season kicks in from October 22.

Ranking the top controversies in NBA to date

08 Oct 2019

Ranking the top controversies in NBA to date

The National Basketball Association (NBA) is the top basketball tournament in the world and produces some big moments each and every season.

Do you know about these weird NBA rules?

01 Oct 2019

Do you know about these weird NBA rules?

The National Basketball Association (NBA) is the best basketball league across the globe.

All you need to know about NBA India Games 2019

01 Oct 2019

All you need to know about NBA India Games 2019

The National Basketball Association (NBA) is the greatest basketball tournament on the planet.

NBA: A look at Los Angeles Lakers' all-time records

25 Sep 2019

NBA: A look at Los Angeles Lakers' all-time records

The National Basketball Association (NBA) has produced a number of champion teams over the years.

NBA: Former player Andre Emmett shot dead in Dallas

24 Sep 2019

NBA: Former player Andre Emmett shot dead in Dallas

In a shocking incident, former NBA player Andre Emmett was shot dead by two unknown gunmen outside his home in Dallas, Texas, on Monday.

NBA: Here are the records held by Boston Celtics

23 Sep 2019

NBA: Here are the records held by Boston Celtics

The National Basketball Association (NBA) is the best basketball league in the world and has produced some legendary players over the years.

Howdy Modi: Top quotes from PM's spectacular event in Houston

23 Sep 2019

Howdy Modi: Top quotes from PM's spectacular event in Houston

The NRG Stadium in Houston, United States, was jam-packed on Sunday as a 50,000-strong gathering welcomed Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Ranking the best NBA matches of past 10 seasons

20 Sep 2019

Ranking the best NBA matches of past 10 seasons

The National Basketball Association (NBA) never fails to thrill fans with the most unique basketball action in the globe.

Ranking the greatest NBA seasons of the legends

18 Sep 2019

Ranking the greatest NBA seasons of the legends

The National Basketball Association (NBA) is the biggest basketball league in the world.

NBA: Here are the records held by Michael Jordan

11 Sep 2019

NBA: Here are the records held by Michael Jordan

The National Basketball Association (NBA) has seen a number of legendary players being born.

Ranking the best NBA Finals of all-time

09 Sep 2019

Ranking the best NBA Finals of all-time

The National Basketball Association (NBA) is the most popular basketball league in the world.

NBA: Here are some amazing records held by Stephen Curry

01 Sep 2019

NBA: Here are some amazing records held by Stephen Curry

The NBA has witnessed a number of legendary players over the years.

NBA: Here are some unique records held by LeBron James

30 Aug 2019

NBA: Here are some unique records held by LeBron James

LeBron James is undoubtedly one of the greatest basketball players to ever play the sport.