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Two NBA pre-season matches to be played in Mumbai

The NBA announced that Indiana Pacers and Sacramento Kings will play two pre-season games in Mumbai on October 4 and 5.

Basketball world body chief Patrick Baumann dies at Youth Olympics

"Basketball has lost a leader, an advocate and a friend and our thoughts are with Patrick's wife and two children at this tragic time," FIBA said.


India building towards Tokyo 2020 Olympics in 3x3 Basketball with 3BL

With 3x3 basketball to be introduced at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, India will have a good chance of qualifying and a medal courtesy maiden 3x3 Pro Basketball League (3BL).

Wild brawl mars Australia-Philippines basketball game

The fight spilled into the area behind the baseline and video showed a chair being thrown at the back of an Australia player either by a fan or member of the Philippines team staff.

‘Chillin like a villain’: Palpreet Singh Brar says he didn’t upload picture, but paid price

On Monday ,Palpreet Singh Brar and national captain Amjyot Singh Gill were handed one-year bans by the Basketball Federation of India (BFI) citing separate cases of indiscipline.

Rajesh Patel: The little man who fuelled big dreams in basketball

Rajesh Patel (62) breathed basketball and died trying to steer the latest generation of hungry, driven hoopsters from Chhattisgarh.


NBA roundup: Rockets top Thunder for 16th straight win

Chris Paul made 5 of 6 3-point attempts and added five assists plus three steals to help the Rockets stave off a late Thunder rally.

NBA roundup: Tony Parker, Spurs send Grizzlies to 14th straight loss

San Antonio got 67 points from its bench, including 17 from Davis Bertans and 15 points from Danny Green. The Spurs ended a two-game losing streak but won for just the second time in eight games.

Klay Thompson, Stephen Curry lead Warriors past Knicks 125-111

Kevin Durant added 22 points and nine rebounds for Golden State, which trailed by one at halftime before outscoring New York 39-18 in the third.

NBA roundup: Russell Westbrook shoots Thunder past Kings

Russell Westbrook received an inbounds pass just to the right of the top of the key and knocked down the decisive line-drive shot, leading to a raucous on-court celebration.

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Former NBA MVP Steve Nash on Real Mallorca, a game in Miami and La Liga in the USA

Two-time NBA MVP Steve Nash, one of the owners of Real Mallorca, sat down and discussed the 2002-03 Copa del Rey winners besides the touted La Liga game in Miami, United States.