2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup

Filed in Basketball, Sports by on July 22, 2014

The FIBA Basketball World Cup, known from 1950 until 2010 as the FIBA World Championship. The first-ever FIBA Basketball World Cup will take place in Spain from August 30 to September 14, 2014. There will be 24 teams taking part in the 2014 World Cup of Basketball. Group A 1. Brazil 2. Egypt 3. France 4. […]

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NBA Coach Jason Kidd Spills His Soda (video)

Filed in Basketball, Sports, Video by on November 29, 2013 0 Comments

NBA punished Jason Kidd for the second time in his first month as a coach of Brooklyn Nets. He was fined $50K for spilling drink to delay game. Kidd bumped into Nets reserve Tyshawn Taylor with 8.3 seconds left in the 4th quarter of a game against Lakers on Wednesday. A video showed Kidd telling […]

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Brian Okam’s Worst Free Throw Ever Now Viral [VIDEO]

Filed in Basketball, Sports by on December 13, 2012 0 Comments

The video of Brian Okam’s terrible free throw attempt is getting lots of attention among basketball fans and is going viral online. Sports commentators, basketball fanatics and YouTube users describe the video as the worst free throw ever shot in a game. This epic free throw fail took place during a game between the Appalachian […]

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Basketball Grandma: Zhu Shumei becomes internet sensation [Video]

Filed in Amazing Stories, Basketball, Sports by on October 17, 2012 0 Comments

Zhu Shumei, 76, of Eastern China runs through her usual exercise routine, a basketball. She plays this game for the past 20years. Zhu also runs 10 400-m laps and climbs a pole for a bit of strength training. Zhu dubbed as “Basketball Grandma” was just part of the crowd at the Zhejiang Normal University campus in Jinhua, […]

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2012 NBA Finals Schedule and Scores – Miami Heat Win 2012 NBA Championship

Filed in Basketball, Sports, United States by on June 11, 2012 0 Comments

The 2012 NBA Finals match between Miami Heat (Eastern Conference Champion) and Oklahoma City Thunder (Western Conference Champion) will begin on Tuesday, June 12, 2012 at the Chesapeake Energy Arena, Oklahoma City. Top NBA talents, LeBron James, Kevin Durant, Dwyane Wade, Russell Westbrook, Chris Bosh and Serge Ibaka will go head-to-head for the 2012 NBA Title. 2012 NBA Finals  Series […]

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NBA Draft Lottery Results: 2012 NBA Draft Order, New Orleans Hornets Win Lottery, No. 1 Pick

Filed in Basketball, Featured, Sports, United States by on May 31, 2012 0 Comments

2012 NBA Draft Lottery was held in Disney/ABC Times Square Studio. The New Orleans Hornets will pick No. 1 in the 2012 NBA draft after winning the lottery on Wednesday, May 30, 2012. 2012 NBA Draft will be held in Newark, N.J. at the Prudential Center on Thursday, June 28, 2012. 2012 NBA Draft Lottery […]

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Dwight Howard will undergo back surgery, Howard’s season over?

Filed in Basketball, Health, Sports, United States by on April 20, 2012 0 Comments

Orlando Magic center Dwight Howard will undergo back surgery Friday morning in Los Angeles to repair a herniated disk, effectively ending his season and eliminating him from participation in the 2012 Summer Olympics, Howard’s agent said Thursday night. Howard has been complaining of back problems since early March, but it wasn’t until Los Angeles-based spine […]

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2012 NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament: Final Four and Bracket Revealed

Filed in Basketball, Featured, Sports, United States by on March 30, 2012 0 Comments

Few days from now the 2012 NCAA Men’s Basketball National Champion will be crowned. WIth only three games left in the 2012 NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament: two games for the NCAA Final Four and one game for the National Championship. The NCAA Final Four teams are scheduled to battle on March 31, 2012 at the […]

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NCAA Tournament Updates: Sweet 16 game results, Elite 8 games schedule

Filed in Basketball, Featured, Sports, United States by on March 24, 2012 0 Comments

Louisville, Florida,Syracuse,Ohio State,Kentucky,Baylor,North Carolina and Kansas advance to NCAA Tournament 2012 Elite 8, games begin on Saturday. NCAA Elite 8 updated bracket. Below is the NCAA Tournament Elite 8 Games Schedule March 24 & 25, 2012 Louisville (27-9) vs. Florida (23-10) Saturday, March 24, 2012 4:30 p.m. Phoenix Syracuse (32-2) vs. Ohio State (28-7) Saturday, March 24, 2012 7:05 p.m. Boston Kentucky(33-2) vs. Baylor (28-7) Sunday, March […]

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NCAA Tournament Final Four Updates: Michigan State losses 57-44 to Louisville

Filed in Basketball, Featured, Sports, United States by on March 23, 2012 0 Comments

Along with Michigan State’s hopes at continuing its run to the national championship, the career for the player who Izzo had once called “the perfect Spartan” was finished. Louisville knocked off top-seeded Michigan State 57-44 on Thursday at the U.S. Airways Center as the Spartans were lost in a whirlwind full of missed opportunities, turnovers […]

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Jerry Tarkanian stays in Vegas Hospital for observation

Filed in Basketball, Sports, United States by on March 22, 2012 0 Comments

A Las Vegas hospital spokeswoman says doctors have decided to keep storied former UNLV basketball coach Jerry Tarkanian overnight for observation after a mild heart attack. Amanda Powell, Mountainview Hospital spokeswoman said that Tarkanian’s status had not changed despite the change in plans. She said he is still doing “very well” and declined to give […]

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NBA: Derek Fisher signs with Thunder

After being traded to the Houston Rockets on March 15, NBA veteran Derek Fisher and the Houston Rockets has come to terms of a contract buyout last March 18, 2012. Once he cleared waivers he was allowed to sign with any NBA team he wanted (excluding the Lakers before July 1st). He’s spent the 13 of his 16 […]

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