Basketball: Kida Promises More Strides and “Busy” 2020 in New Year Speech

Nigeria Basketball Federation President Musa Kida has promised more strides in the sports as 2020 beckons. In his New Year speech to stakeholders, Kida said the next 12 months will witness the consolidation of...

Ajanah Annual Basketball Championship Tips Off In Okene

Basketball players across Nigeria will converge on Okene for the 7th edition of the Ajanah Annual Basketball Championship set to start on Friday, 27 December. According to organisers, the 3 day fiesta...

NBA: Bryant, Duncan, Garnett, Bosh Lead 2020 Hall Of Fame Nominees

Kobe Bryant, Tim Duncan, Kevin Garnett and Chris Bosh were named Thursday in a star-studded list of nominees for entry into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame. Between them, Bryant, Duncan,...

Bucks 111, Lakers 104: Giannis Destroys Lebron In Titanic NBA Clash

Giannis Antetokounmpo had 34 points and 11 rebounds, and the Milwaukee Bucks beat LeBron James and the Los Angeles Lakers 111-104 in the early hours of Friday in a showdown of the NBA’s top teams.

Basketball: Otis Names 14 For D’Tigress 2020 Olympics Qualification Tournament

Nigeria's women national basketball team, D’Tigress head coach, Otis Hughley has called up 14 players for the last phase of the 2020 Olympics Qualification Tournament billed for Belgrade between 6 and 9 February 2020.
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Basketball: NBBF/Total National Men Division 1 League Tips Off In January

A total of 23 teams will compete in the Nigeria Basketball Federation organised Total National Men Division 1 league for silverware and promotion slots to the Premier Division when competition tips off on Monday, 20 January...

Masai Ujiri Urges African Leaders To Invest In Sports, Acquires Two African Players For...

Nigerian-born President of NBA champions Toronto Raptors, Masai Ujiri has called on African governments to invest in sports while addressing a panel at the Africa Investment Forum in Johannesburg, South Africa. Ujiri,...

Tokyo 2020: D’Tigress Drawn Against USA In Olympics Qualifiers

Reigning African Champions, Nigeria will have to navigate past World Number One, United States of America, Serbia and Mozambique in the battle to secure qualification for the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo.

Basketball: D’Tigress’ Evelyn Akhator Eager To Fulfil Olympics Dreams

D’Tigress Centre, Evelyn Akhator has declared that her lifelong dream of playing at the Olympics must be realised at the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo. Speaking from her base in Salamanca, Spain...

Basketball: 2019 Total/NBBF Division Two National Final 8 Dunks Off

The 2019 Total Division Two Men’s League final will hold between 25 and 30 November at the Indoor Sports Hall of the National Stadium, Lagos the Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF) has announced.


Sanchez “Will Stay And He Will Respect That” – Wenger

Arsenal manager, Arsene Wenger has reiterated his stance about Alexis Sanchez's Arsenal future, insisting the Chilean "will respect" his decision and stay at the...


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