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Stan Okoye Sets Sight On Olympics, 2022 Afrobasket Glory (AUDIO)

D'Tigers swingman Stanley Okoye says Nigeria can get a podium finish at next year’s Olympic Games in Tokyo, Japan. Okoye who was an integral part of Nigeria's 2015 basketball team that won the country's first-ever Afrobasket title in Tunisia believes...

“Closer To The End Than The Beginning” – D’Tigers Captain Ike Diogu Mulls Retirement...

D'Tigers captain Ike Diogu says his journey with the national basketball team is much closer to the end than the beginning with retirement likely next year. In a nostalgia-filled chat with Nigeria Basketball Federation Media, the 2017 Afrobasket Most Valuable...

Tokyo 2020: Kida Eyes Medal Places For D’Tigers, D’Tigress

D'Tigers and D'Tigress have been set a target of finishing in the medal places at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics by Nigerian Basketball Federation president Musa Kida. Nigeria will have two national teams in the basketball event at an Olympics for...

New Orleans Pelicans Jahlil Okafor To Represent Nigeria At 2020 Tokyo Olympics

New Orleans Pelicans centre Jahlil Obika Okafor has reportedly agreed to represent Nigeria at the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo a twitter account affiliated to the national team announced on Monday. The 24-year-old 6'10 NBA player who is American by birth...

Ezinne Kalu Makes Olympic Qualifying Tournament All-Star Five

D'Tigress point guard Ezinne Kalu capped a fine personal showing at the FIBA Women's Olympic Qualifying Tournament in Belgrade with a place in the All-Star Five. Kalu averaged 16.0 points and 4.3...

D’Tigers Get NBA Coach Ahead Of Tokyo Olympics

Golden States Warriors associate head coach Mike Brown will take charge of Nigeria's men national basketball team, D'Tigers, at the Tokyo Olympics the Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF) has announced. The NBBF confirmed...
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Basketball: D’Tigers Get 2021 Afrobasket Qualification Date

Nigeria's senior men's basketball team, D'Tigers, will compete in Group D alongside Mali, Rwanda and Algeria for a place in the 2021 FIBA Afrobasket Championship. The 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games bound squad...

D’Tigress Place In Olympics Qualifying Tournament Not Negotiable- Otis Hughley

As Nigerians eagerly anticipate the commencement of the FIBA Africa pre-Olympic qualifiers, head coach of D'Tigress, Otis Hughley says the team is fully focused on the task ahead. After masterminding the team...

D’Tigers Move To 23rd In Latest FIBA Rankings

D’Tigers have moved up 10 places to the 23rd in the World in the latest FIBA ranking released after the 2019 FIBA men’s World Cup in China. The senior men’s team who became the first...
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D’Tigers: 12 NBA Players Lined Up For 2020 Olympics – Adamu (AUDIO)

Nigeria national men basketball team, D'Tigers, could field a complete roster of current NBA players at the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo the team's General Manager Musa Adamu told busybuddiesng.com on the team's arrival from the 2019...

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