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  • Baskonia keeps Coach Ivanovic
    After winning the Spanish League championship, KIROLBET Baskonia Vitoria-Gasteiz and head coach Dusko Ivanovic came to terms on a contract that will keep them together for another season. Read more »
  • 101 Greats: Alberto Herreros
    "101 Greats of European Basketball," a limited-edition collection published in 2018 by Euroleague Basketball, honors more than six decades' worth of stars who helped lift the sport on the Old Continent to its present-day heights. Read more »
  • The Decade's Best: Three-pointers from 2010 to 2020
    Few things excite basketball fans more than seeing a long-range shot go through the rim and it is hard to find bigger confidence-builders and momentum-switchers than successful three-point shots. Read more »
  • 20th anniversary galleries: Arka Gdynia
    To celebrate 20 seasons of EuroLeague success under the management of Euroleague Basketball, we invite you to enjoy the best photos of each club and to recognize again their contributions to the top competition in European club basketball. Read more »
  • Barcelona hands reins to Jasikevicius
    FC Barcelona started a new era with a bang by signing Sarunas Jasikevicius to take over as the team's head coach. Jasikevicius, 44, replaces one of his mentors and his former coach Svetislav Pesic, who guided Barcelona to Spanish Copa del Rey titles in 2018 and 2019 in his second… Read more »
  • Barcelona, Coach Pesic part ways
    FC Barcelona reached an agreement with Coach Svetislav Pesic to terminate his contract, which linked both parts until the end of the 2020-21 season, the club announced Wednesday. Read more »
  • Zvezda adds scoring punch with Loyd
    Crvena Zvezda mts Belgrade strengthened its backcourt by signing shooting guard Jordan Loyd for the coming season. Loyd made his EuroLeague debut with Valencia Basket last season. Read more »
  • Valencia, Coach Ponsarnau agree again
    Valencia Basket reached a new agreement with head coach Jaume Ponsarnau to keep working together next season, the club announced Wednesday. Read more »
  • Reds bring in Jean-Charles at forward
    Olympiacos Piraeus signed athletic power forward Livio Jean-Charles to a two-year deal, the club announced on Wednesday.  Read more »
  • CSKA, Vorontsevich split ways after 14 years
    CSKA Moscow announced that Andrey Vorontsevich will not be a member of the team next season, after 14 years of mutual collaboration. Read more »
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  • Caleb Swanigan Opts Out of Disney World Games
    The Portland Trail Blazers are the first NBA team to have multiple players voluntarily opt out of the Disney World restart later this month. Lindsey Wisniewski of NBC Sports that Caleb Swanigan will sit out for personal reasons. Prior to Swanigan, Trevor Ariza revealed that he, too, would forego the… Read more »
  • Meyers Leonard & Josh Hart Talk ‘Call of Duty: Warzone’ + SLAM Tourney
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    Amid the NBA shutdown and a nationwide quarantine, players have had more free time to explore one of their primary off-court passions: video games. Their competitiveness and trash-talking has carried over from arenas to online tournaments streamed on Twitch. So, too, has their hunger to win and perform at the… Read more »
  • Cameron Payne Inks Deal with Phoenix Suns
    The Phoenix Suns have become the latest NBA squad to take a flyer on 2015 lottery pick Cameron Payne. The club announced the signing on the final day of the pre-Disney transaction window. Payne hasn’t seen big league action since 2018-19 but he did play 15 G League games with… Read more »
  • Trail Blazers to Sign Jaylen Adams
    The Portland Trail Blazers intend to sign Jaylen Adams to fill the vacancy on their roster left by Trevor Ariza, ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski reports. The guard last saw big league action with the Atlanta Hawks in 2018-19. Adams is expected to join the Blazers when the transaction window closes at… Read more »
  • Dame, Zion, Kobe Pegged For NBA 2K21 Covers
    Update #2, July 2: The third and final NBA 2K21 cover athlete will be none other than Kobe Bryant, the game’s developers have revealed. Bryant will grace a pair of Mamba Forever Edition covers. Bryant was previously the game’s sole cover player in 2010. Update #1, July 1: The second… Read more »
  • Meet SLAM’s 2020 High School All-Americans
    Get to know the future of the game. Below are our 2020 SLAM High School All-Americans: GIRLS TEAM Hailey Van Lith (5-7 Guard from Cashmere, WA) Van Lith, a shifty and flashy guard with an unstoppable offensive game, starred at Cashmere High School and will soon be taking her talents… Read more »
  • DeAndre Jordan, Positive for COVID-19, Opts Out of Return
    The already short-handed Brooklyn Nets have been dealt an additional blow ahead of the Disney World games next month. This evening, center DeAndre Jordan revealed that he has tested positive for COVID-19 and will sit out when the league converges in Orlando, Florida. Jordan becomes the latest on a disconcertingly… Read more »
  • Spencer Dinwiddie Tests Positive For Coronavirus
    After testing positive for the coronavirus and experiencing some symptoms, Brooklyn Nets guard Spencer Dinwiddie is unsure about his status for the NBA’s restart in Orlando. “Over the past few months, I have been diligent about protecting myself and others from COVID-19 by following all designated protocol and quarantining,” Dinwiddie… Read more »
  • THE INFAMOUS: Kayce Kirihara Unites Hoops & Fashion
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    Kayce Kirihara was the type of hooper who wore two different sneakers during a basketball game. If she wasn’t wearing two different sneakers, she says, she was probably rocking bright-colored shoes that didn’t match her team uniform. Kirihara’s style started long before she became a social media influencer with nearly… Read more »
  • List of NBA Players Opting Out of Disney World Games
    After a four-month suspension, the NBA will resume its 2019-20 regular season at Disney World in Orlando, Florida. Not all NBA players on existing team rosters will suit up in the unprecedented resumption, however. Below we’ve published a list of NBA players that have opted out of the Disney World… Read more »
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  • Coach Dusko Ivanovic renews with Baskonia
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    The club announced the contract extension with coach Ivanovic for one more season. After a successful season winning the ACB Liga Endesa championship after many years, Baskonia extends their cooperation with the Montenegrin coach. ¡Dusko se queda en casa! Tres etapas Tres ligas #GoazenBaskonia— Saski Baskonia (@Baskonia) July 2, 2020… Read more »
  • Houston Rockets reportedly planning to sign Luc Mbah A Moute
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    The Houston Rockets are planning to sign Luc Mbah A Moute for the NBA season restart in Orlando, per Shams Charania. The forward from Cameroon will return to the Rockets, as he played for them during the 2017-2018 season. Mbah A Moute, 33, has also played for the Milwaukee Bucks,… Read more »
  • Official: Barcelona hires Sarunas Jasikevicius for 3 years
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    A day after parting ways with head coach Svetislav Pesic, Barcelona signed a three-year contract with Sarunas Jasikevicius. The 44-year-old coach was the head coach of Zalgiris since 2016. During his reign, the Kaunas side turned from EuroLeague underdogs to a playoff team. Saras led Zalgiris to a shocking EuroLeague… Read more »
  • Charles Barkley on the Warriors’ chances of contending for title
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    After playing in four straight NBA Finals, the Golden State Warriors became the worst team in the NBA this season. The Dubs lost Kevin Durant who joined the Brooklyn Nets last season, Klay Thompson went down with a season-ending injury, then Steph Curry got injured as well. According to NBA… Read more »
  • Doc Rivers on whether Lou Williams will play in Orlando
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    There is hope that Lou Williams will be on the Los Angeles Clippers roster when the season resumes in Orlando. According to the Clippers head coach Doc Rivers, “all indications” are that the three-time Sixth Man of the Year award winner will be playing this season. Doc Rivers says “all… Read more »
  • Kemba Walker on why he’ll be fine in Orlando bubble
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    Boston Celtics star Kemba Walker is not concerned with having to stay in the Orlando bubble. Quite the contrary, he is used to a lifestyle which will make him feel comfortable. The 30-year-old point guard is eager to play basketball again. “I’m a single man with no kids, so I’ma… Read more »
  • LeBron James and Anthony Davis are back on the court
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    The Los Angeles Lakers superstars LeBron James and Anthony Davis are back in the gym. A recent video shared by the Lakers shows LeBron and Davis taking shots on the court. LeBron and AD back on the court (via @Lakers) pic.twitter.com/wG4dIcV6oT— SportsCenter (@SportsCenter) July 2, 2020 The Lakers duo is… Read more »
  • Colin Cowherd doesn’t believe the Lakers will win the title this year as well as LeBron, wouldn’t have saved Knicks’ brand
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    Reporter Colin Cowherd discusses LeBron James and the Los Angeles Lakers on today’s show. Hear why he doesn’t think the Lakers will win this year’s NBA championship and why he doesn’t think LeBron could have saved the New York Knicks’ brand back in 2010. The post Colin Cowherd doesn’t believe… Read more »
  • Pacers’ Victor Oladipo is still undecided about playing in Orlando
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    Adrian Wojnarowski joins SportsCenter to discuss Indiana Pacers PG Victor Oladipo saying he is still unsure about his decision to return to play in the 2019-20 NBA restart in Orlando, Florida. The post Pacers’ Victor Oladipo is still undecided about playing in Orlando appeared first on TalkBasket.net. Read more »
  • The NBA needs to do more than put ‘Black Lives Matter’ on the court says Amin Elhassan
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    On Hoop Streams, Cassidy Hubbarth, Kendrick Perkins and Amin Elhassan debate if the NBA deciding to put the term “Black Lives Matter” on the courts in the Orlando bubble is enough to address the current social issues or if they should do more: The post The NBA needs to do… Read more »
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  • What Happened to the AND1 Basketball Shoes Company?
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    If you happened to be a teenager in the late 1990s or early 2000s and played basketball, there is a good chance you knew of – and possibly wore clothing from – AND1. Founded in 1993 by Seth Berger in Philadelphia, AND1 was a start-up company before every wannabe entrepreneur… Read more »
  • NBA Awards Predictions – ROY, MVP and others
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    The 2020 NBA awards are nearing, and it’ll be interesting to see who walks away with the top accolades this year. Here, we look who is in contention for the Most Valuable Player, Rookie of the Year, other top gongs and some of the relevance to NJ bookies and their… Read more »
  • Why The NBA Will Always Be The Greatest Sports League
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    Not everyone out there will agree with you on this point, but for those of us who know the league inside and out, there’s no arguing with the fact that the NBA is number one. Consistently able to deliver some of the most exciting, dynamic, and athletically impressive action in… Read more »
  • How to Bet on Basketball: Pro Tips for Smarter NBA Wagers
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    While basketball is obviously not the most popular sport in the world, it certainly has its own fan base and lots of lovers. And those that love it love it to the core, so much so that they even go as far as staking their money on NBA games. But… Read more »
  • FILA to Launch Exclusive FILA x Biggie Collection on May 19th, 2020
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    Photo credit: John Pickens FILA and the Christopher Wallace Estate are releasing the FILA x Biggie Collection in honor of the legendary debut album, Ready to Die, which celebrated its 25th anniversary last September. The six-piece range includes a t-shirt and visor straight from FILA’s archives, as well as a… Read more »
  • 3 Important Takeaways from Episodes 7 and 8 of ‘The Last Dance’
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    The ESPN/Netflix documentary ‘The Last Dance’ has been clearly one of the greatest sports documentaries ever made. I think back to documentaries such as ‘hoop dreams’ and other award winning documentaries that I used to hold in high regard. They pale in comparison to the emotion, inside access, and drama… Read more »
  • There is another way to enjoy basketball, and that is the eNBA
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    Now you don’t have to buy a physical ticket to see your favourite NBA team scorch the courts. In 2017, the National Basketball Association had embarked on a project to take this sport to the digital platform. In doing so, the NBA became the first American professional sports league to… Read more »
  • Three things basketball betting fans should do to prepare for the return of the NBA
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    The 2019-20 NBA season has been temporarily suspended due to the outbreak of the coronavirus. Still, with plans to allow players to use team facilities for voluntary workouts from early May, there is the potential for a restart date over the summer. The NBA has stated that it remains “very… Read more »
  • Relive the BET COVID-19 Relief Effort Special Over and Over (Videos)
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    The Corona Virus is affecting African Americans at a greater rate than most across the country. This is why last night’s “Saving Our Selves: A BET COVID-19 Relief Effort” Special was so important to our community, as some of the biggest names in entertainment came together virtually to donate and… Read more »
  • Budweiser Reimagines Iconic ‘Whasssup’ Ads With Dwyane Wade, Gabrielle Union And More
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    Today, Budweiser unveiled a contemporary and timely version of its iconic “whassup” commercial as a reminder for America to prioritize check-ins with loved ones as the country endures unprecedented social isolation to combat COVID-19. The new spot is part of a broader PSA that features weekday programming across Budweiser’s digital… Read more »
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  • Basketball you can watch today: Top draft prospect Deni Avdija back in action
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    There’s nothing like NBA basketball, but if you want to get your hoops fix somehow, there are some pro competitions underway around the world with a bunch of players you will recognize. These are today’s contests in Israel, China and New Zealand. ISRAEL 11:00 am: Hapoel Beer Sheva vs. Maccabi… Read more »
  • Reliving LeBron James' Decision (Day 2): Wade, LBJ hit impasse?
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    As we approach the 10-year anniversary of LeBron James’ infamous decision, we have started a series remembering the occasion in which we break down everything that happened each day of 2010 free agency leading up to James’ momentous announcement that he’d be joining Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh as a member of… Read more »
  • 2002 NBA re-draft: The way it should have been
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  • Basketball you can watch today: Head coach Stephon Marbury against Yi Jianlian in China
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    There’s nothing like NBA basketball, but if you want to get your hoops fix somehow, there are some pro competitions underway around the world with a bunch of players you will recognize. These are today’s contests in Israel, China and New Zealand. ISRAEL 12:20 am: Hapoel Eilat vs. Hapoel Gilboa… Read more »
  • Reliving LeBron James' Decision (Day 1): Nets, Knicks get first meetings
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    As crazy as it may be to hear, LeBron James‘ now-infamous decision to leave the Cleveland Cavaliers and join the Miami Heat occurred a decade ago now, in the summer of 2010. To celebrate that amazing-yet-shocking moment in James’ prolific career, we’re going back in time to relive everything LeBron-related… Read more »
  • NBA 2K covers through the years
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  • Wilson Chandler explains why he's sitting out when NBA season resumes
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    Brooklyn Nets forward Wilson Chandler recently announced that he will be sitting out rather than suiting up for the Orlando games. Chandler explained why he won’t be playing next month when he appeared as a guest on The Court Vision podcast with Jameer Nelson and Ben Stinar. “For me, personally,… Read more »
  • Basketball you can watch today: Great final day in Spain and Grizzlies alumni meeting in China
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    There’s nothing like NBA basketball, but if you want to get your hoops fix somehow, there are some pro competitions underway around the world with a bunch of players you will recognize. These are today’s contests in Spain, China and New Zealand. SPAIN 2:10 pm: FC Barcelona vs. Baskonia (FTF… Read more »
  • Basketball you can watch today: Big game for Amare Stoudemire and Deni Avdija in Israel
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    There’s nothing like NBA basketball, but if you want to get your hoops fix somehow, there are some pro competitions underway around the world with a bunch of players you will recognize. These are today’s contests in Israel and China. ISRAEL 11:10 pm: Hapoel Eilat vs. Maccabi Ashdod (Winner League… Read more »
  • Vince Carter had more teammates than any other player in NBA history
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