Professional Basketball

The basketball star chooses merino wool

Basketball superstar Ben Simmons launched an Australian merino wool T-shirt. Australian-born NBA star Ben Simmons collaborated with AWI to develop his very first product: a high performance Australian merino wool t-shirt. Melbourne basketball player Ben Simmons is currently Australia’s largest sports export and one of the most gifted players in …

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Amar Sylla could become the next Pascal Siakam

Amar Sylla is a 19-year-old Senegalese professional basketball player born in Dakar, Senegal. He plays for Filou Oostende of the Pro Basketball League in Belgium. He’s a six-foot-nine forward / center for the Sengelese basketball team. NBA Draft Profile for Amar Sylla Amar Sylla – Amateur / professional career in …

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‘Player empowerment was the worst thing that ever happened to sport’: NBA general manager lands in hot water after comments regarding power wielded by LeBron James and other superstars

Isaac Chotiner recently did an in-depth article on Rich Paul, who represents LeBron James. He got a shocking revelation from an NBA general manager. Rich Paul is representative of one of the ambitious booming classes to have evolved alongside professional sport. Sports agencies and players’ agents are increasingly ubiquitous in …

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Pixellot and SuperSport Partner to Offer Automation of Live Sports Streaming from South African High Schools

The President of the Basketball Africa League (BAL) Amadou Gallo Fall, the President of Rwanda Paul Kagame, the Rwandan Minister of Sports Aurore Mimosa Munyangaju, FIBA ​​Africa and the Chairman of the Board of Directors of the BAL Anibal Manave, the Director FIBA Africa executive Alphonse Bilé, two-time NBA All-Star …

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Men’s basketball alumni in the pros update

History links RIO GRANDE VALLEY – There are currently at least 13 players who previously played for the UTRGV men’s basketball team actively playing professional basketball. Here’s an update on the house some of them are doing, courtesy of Eurobasket: Shaquille Hines (2012-16) scored 20 points with three assists, but …

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Pro Hoyas: Week of 5 / 23-5 / 29

Believe it or not, the NBA isn’t the only professional basketball league out there. Many Georgetown men’s basketball alumni have played long and successful careers overseas, and Pro Hoyas is the place where you can follow when and where they play. Below is a list of the players playing this …

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WHSV Sports Presents: Awesome All Time

HARRISONBURG, Va. (WHSV) – Matt Lewis will be forever remembered as one of the best basketball players to wear a James Madison jersey. Lewis is third in JMU all-time with 1,928 career points. However, Lewis says he was not a top recruit coming out of Bishop O’Connell High School in …

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Paul Pierce, Chris Bosh, Chris Webber and Ben Wallace Top 2021 Class for Basketball Hall of Fame

May 16, 2021 Tim BontempsESPN A day after seeing his friend and longtime teammate Kevin Garnett enter the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, longtime Boston Celtics star Paul Pierce joined him in Springfield, Massachusetts. Pierce, along with two-time champion and eleven-time all-star Chris Webber, five-time All-NBA selection and four-time …

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Basketball Africa Series in the works of the producer of “ True Detective ”

The Emerging African Basketball League (BAL), a partnership between the National Basketball Association (NBA) and the International Basketball Federation (FIBA), is set to secure its own documentary series. Fremantle, “True Detective” executive producer Richard Brown and sports marketing company Infront have teamed up with BAL to produce an original documentary …

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