Category: Basketball league

Camari Wilkerson and Tre Dunn lead Next Up in Annapolis Summer Basketball League history, beating BIG, 56-42, for championship – Baltimore Sun

In the end, the young people of Next Up danced, while the old guard of BIG argued. Camari Wilkerson unleashed a strong surge in the streak as Next Up steadily pulled away to beat BIG, 56-42 in the Annapolis Summer League Championship game on Tuesday night at Truxtun Park. With his team leading by nine […]

Captain Mike Tuck announces his retirement

B. Braun Sheffield Sharks today announced the retirement of long-serving captain Mike Tuck. The 39-year-old Canadian/British represented the club for thirteen seasons from 2009, making his last and 500th appearance against Glasgow Rocks at Ponds Forge in April. Fittingly, Tuck became the club’s leading points scorer last season, overtaking former record holder Todd Cauthorn and […]

Flyers sign Jelani Watson-Gayle – British Basketball League

The Bristol Flyers have signed British playmaker Jelani Watson-Gayle from Fresno Pacific University. The 23-year-old playmaker has put pen to paper on his first professional deal after signing a one-year contract, with the option of a further year. Watson-Gayle arrives at Bristol after a successful five-year college career in NCAA Division II – enjoying spells […]

Defending Annapolis Summer Basketball League champion BIG to face freshman franchise Next Up for championship – Capital Gazette

It’ll be the old guard against the new wave in the Annapolis Summer Basketball League Championship Game. Perennial powerhouse BIG is chasing its ninth championship, closing in on the league record of 12 held by Harris & Sons. In its own way, Next Up, which is trying to make history as the only freshman franchise […]

Defending Annapolis Summer Basketball League champion BIG to face freshman franchise Next Up for championship – Baltimore Sun

It’ll be the old guard against the new wave in the Annapolis Summer Basketball League Championship Game. Perennial powerhouse BIG is chasing its ninth championship, closing in on the league record of 12 held by Harris & Sons. In its own way, Next Up, which is trying to make history as the only freshman franchise […]

From creating a basketball league in Africa to revolutionizing the tech world, meet Antonio Depina from Cape Verde

Born in Wilmington, Delaware, Antonio Depina grew up with negative stereotypes about Africa, largely shaped by Western media. His father is from Cape Verde while his mother is from Liberia but he never visited the continent until he started a basketball career. “When I was a kid it wasn’t cool to go to Africa so […]

Steve Nash to Co-Produce Reality Series on East Asia Basketball League – The Hollywood Reporter

The inaugural season of the East Asian Super League, the starter basketball league featuring clubs from across mainland China, Taiwan, Japan, South Korea and the Philippines, is set to receive treatment of reality TV. The groundbreaking long-running series will be directed by Korean filmmaker John H. Lee (Battle for Incheon: Operation Chromite). Recently launched Korean […]

The Maritimes are a perfect place to start a Canadian women’s professional basketball league

The Halifax Hornets — and some of the players’ kids — celebrate their championship after a win over the Halifax Thunder. (David Gallant – image credit) This is a column by Shireen Ahmed, who writes opinions for CBC Sports. For more information on CBC Opinion Sectionplease consult the FAQs. Many years ago, after training with […]

The Maritimes are a perfect place to launch a Canadian women’s professional basketball league

This is a column by Shireen Ahmed, who writes opinions for CBC Sports. For more information on CBC Opinion Sectionplease consult the FAQs. Many years ago, after training with the University of Toronto women’s soccer team, I overheard a discussion with the coaches. The USports (then called USIC) women’s soccer playoffs were taking place and […]

Jarrod West is making an impact in the New Zealand basketball league | local sports

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Top 5 East Takeaways Winning Summer Basketball League Title

ROCKFORD — It’s only summer. The Illinois High School Association boys’ basketball season is nearly five months away, the playoffs nearly eight. Hononegah was missing star center Brayden Savitski-Lynde, who was competing in a volleyball tournament, and Boylan was not entered. Still, the East Summer League has been a definite forerunner for years. “Looking at […]

Arkansas learns SEC Men’s Basketball League games

FAYETTEVILLE- The Southeastern Conference announced the men’s basketball conference opponents for the 2022-23 season on Wednesday. The Razorbacks will face five teams home and away, including Alabama, Kentucky, LSU, Missouri and Texas A&M. Arkansas will also host Florida, Georgia, Ole Miss and Mississippi State on a trip to Auburn, South Carolina, Tennessee and Vanderbilt. Times, […]

YBG hails its Tertiary Basketball League as a ‘tremendous’ success

Chris Bowman, co-director of Youth Basketball Guyana (YBG), the country’s leading youth development arm, revealed that the first Tertiary Basketball League has been a monumental success, adding that plans are underway for improvement and the evolution of the nascent program. This was stated during an exclusive interview with Stabroek Sport (SS). The transcript of the […]

A heroic Toledo firefighter saved the life of a referee during a basketball game in New York

For the firefighter of Toledo Myles Copeland, saving a life comes with the job, whether in uniform or not. Last weekend, Copeland, who plays for Toledo Glass City Basketball Club, immediately sprang into action to help with an emergency during Saturday’s playoff game in upstate New York against the Jackals of Jamestown in the Upper […]

Former Florida Tech Guard Chris Carter Wins German Pro-A Basketball League Championship

CARTER: I have to attribute a lot of my success to Florida Tech Chris Carter, former Florida Tech men’s basketball player, recently added another championship trophy to his resume. Carter, captain of the Rostock Seawolves in the German Pro-A Basketball League, led his team to the most successful year in club history. (picture Florida Tech) […]

Elite Pro Basketball League signs top Indian national players as marquee signings

India’s Elite Pro Basketball League has announced its first round of key player signings for the 12 participating franchises. Organized by Elite Sports India (ESI), the player announcements were made on social media. Key signings include Indian national team players like Jagdeep Bains (Mumbai Stars), Pratham Singh (Pune Pythons) Prakash Mishra (Jaipur Giants). Other players […]

Elite Pro Basketball League recruits top Indians as marquee players – The New Indian Express

By IANS NEW DELHI: India’s Elite Pro Basketball League has announced its first round of key player signings for the 12 participating franchises, the league announced on Thursday. Key signings include Indian national team players like Jagdeep Bains (Mumbai Stars), Pratham Singh (Pune Pythons) Prakash Mishra (Jaipur Giants). Other players include Basil Philip (Kochi Pachers), […]

Elite Pro Basketball League recruits top Indians as marquee players

New Delhi, June 9 (IANS): India’s Elite Pro Basketball League has announced its first round of key player signings for the 12 participating franchises, the league announced on Thursday. Key signings include Indian national team players like Jagdeep Bains (Mumbai Stars), Pratham Singh (Pune Pythons) Prakash Mishra (Jaipur Giants). Other players include Basil Philip […]

Andrew Bogut reveals how finances work in the Australian Basketball League / News

Patty Mills, Al Harrington, Stephen Jackson, Aaron Brooks, Josh Childress, Joe Ingles, Myles Plumlee, Hakim Warrick, Matthew Dellavedova – just a few NBA names who have played in the Australian Basketball League (NBL). Most are attracted to return or start playing in their home country, others go there to finish their career or just play […]

FEN vs ANA Dream11 Prediction Turkish Basketball League Live Fantasy Basketball Dream11 Team, Top Picks and Tips for Fenerbahce Istanbul vs Anadolu Efes Istanbul

FEN vs. ANA Dream11: As the various major professional men’s basketball leagues are about to end, the Turkish Basketball League is also in its final stages. The semi-finals ended a few days ago and we are now in the final. In this game, Fenerbahce will host Anadolu Efes in the first game of the final. […]

A recreational basketball league for women after high school? There’s one in Peoria

PEORIA, Ill. (WMBD/WYZZ) – Retired coach Charlie Thomas loves running basketball leagues. The former Woodruff High School coach launched a men’s summer league last year at the River City Athletic Club. And he really wanted to add a women’s league. “There hasn’t been a lot (that) is happening in this area,” Thomas said. “When Kara […]

Bleacher Report exclusively broadcasts the Canadian Elite Basketball League game live in the United States

Bleacher Report broadcast live the Canadian Elite Basketball League (CEBL) game between the Hamilton Honey Badgers and the Scarborough Shooting Stars on Saturday, June 4. The Shooting Stars list included the multi-talented J Cole, who has now played four games in the CEBL after a previous stint in the Basketball Africa League where he played […]

CSO vs CLN Dream11 Prediction Romanian Basketball League, CSO Voluntari vs Cluj Napoca

CSO vs. CLN Dream11: The professional basketball scene is overtaken by the playoffs, and mainly by the semi-final/final phase. Look at the NBA, the Russian Basketball League, the German Basketball League, the Spanish Basketball League, and they’re all in the latter part of the season. And why should the Romanian Basketball League be any different? […]

All Sports Television Network Inks Reach Basketball League Deal

Network will begin broadcasting Basketball League games beginning in the 2022 season. DETROIT, MICHIGAN, USA, May 31, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — All Sports Television Network (ALL SPORTS) announces the signing of an agreement with The Basketball League (TBL). Under the terms of the agreement, ALL SPORTS will broadcast the regular season, playoffs and league all-star games […]

‘Tracy McGrady has $570,000 in cash rewards for Ones Basketball League’: Former Magic and Rockets superstar invests $10 million in his 1-on-1 basketball league idea

Tracy McGrady spends millions on his 1v1 basketball idea, Ones Basketball League 1st season is already underway with his Finals scheduled for July. One of the greatest offensive juggernauts of all time, who could set anyone and everyone on fire on a one-on-one basketball court, now has its own league that celebrates excellent basketball players […]

Kody Stattmann signs with the Brisbane Bullets in the Australian National Basketball League

Former Virginia basketball forward Kody Stattmann has signed a one-year contract with the Brisbane Bullets in Australia’s National Basketball League. The Cairns native is returning home to Queensland to pursue his professional basketball career. Stattmann joins fellow UVA alum and former Virginia 2019 National Championship teammate in Jack Salt, who played with the Brisbane Bullets […]

Tracy McGrady’s Ones Basketball League Adds SHOWTIME as New Content Partner

Ones Basketball League (OBL) – an elite competition that celebrates the most talented one-on-one players on the planet and created by Basketball Hall of Famer Tracy McGrady – today announced a content partnership with SHOWTIME Sports, the brand new media distribution relationship for the starter league. Under his highly successful SHOWTIME® Basketball brand SHOWTIME Sports […]

The Sports Bag: The CYO Spring and Summer Indoor/Outdoor Basketball League is still being registered; Susanna Weir Receives Prestigious Runway Award & More

The CYO Spring Summer 2022 Indoor/Outdoor Basketball League still accepting registration for boys’ and girls’ teams for divisions 3rd through 8th grade, as well as a separate high school division entering in September. There will be no individual registrations, only teams. The Youth Division breakdown includes three divisions, including Grades 3-4 (14-minute halves), Grades 5-6 […]

J. Cole will play professional basketball in the Canadian Elite Basketball League this coming season

Photo: chuck burton (PA) To leave J. Cole be an example. Keep chasing your dreams even if you’re not that good. After playing only a year ago, three professional NBA-affiliated Basketball Africa League gamesrapper Jermaine Cole is now bringing his talents to the Canadian Elite Basketball League. CEBL tweeted that the 37-year-old 6′ 3″ Out […]

Tracy McGrady takes her picture in a basketball league

Every retired professional athlete faces the same judgment: Where’s the next rush? Tracy McGradythe Hall of Fame high-flying basketball legend, lives it. His Ones Basketball League (OBL), a one-on-one round-robin basketball tournament, takes place over seven weekends in seven cities. (Next stop this weekend: Chicago Hope Academy Athletic Center). The winner of each regional tournament […]

Canadian Elite Basketball League CEBL Mike Morreale season four

Long before becoming Commissioner and CEO of the Canadian Elite Basketball League, Mike Morreale focused on professional football. For the Hamilton native, that meant playing in the Canadian Football League. As a teenager, Morreale attracted the interest of universities in the United States and across Canada. Morreale felt that to achieve his goal of turning […]

Rapper J. Cole will play in the Canadian Elite Basketball League this season

SCARBOROUGH, Ont. — Rapper J. Cole will be playing another season of professional basketball, this time in Canada. The Canadian Elite Basketball League tweeted Thursday night that the 37-year-old rapper will join the Scarborough Shooting Stars next season as a goaltender. The season starts on Wednesday. Cole, whose full name is Jermaine Cole, played with […]

Ontario Basketball and Canadian Elite Basketball League Announce Partnership for 2022 CEBL Season • Ontario Basketball Association

Ontario Basketball is pleased to announce that the Canadian Elite Basketball League (CEBL) will be a partner for the upcoming 2022 CEBL season. Through this ongoing partnership, Ontario Basketball and the CEBL will continue to grow the game of basketball in Ontario, from the youth level through to the national professional leagues. OBA members who […]

All-Star 5 – Week 31

The first BBL All-Star 5 of the postseason features a number of players involved in sensational comebacks – some successful, some not – in a thrilling round of BBL Play-off quarter-finals over the weekend. end. Larry Austin Jr. – Cheshire PhoenixCheshire Phoenix produced a 67-point first half on Sunday to come back from a double-digit […]

Flyers progress in postseason Classic

BBL play-offs, quarter-final, second legBristol Flyers 94-80 Manchester Giants (26-24, 49-40, 70-60)(Flyers – Miller 33, Evans 20, Simmons 13; Giants – McKnight 30, Artison 14, Armstrong 11)(Flyers win 173-171 overall) The Bristol Flyers sensationally overturned a double-digit deficit to reach the BBL play-off semi-finals, beating the Manchester Giants 94-80 after a thrilling six-second final on […]

The British Basketball League is looking to recruit a new head of marketing and communications

Following recent significant external investment, the British Basketball League (BBL) is embarking on an exciting program of change and growth. We are looking for someone with experience in developing and delivering market-leading communications programs to pave the way for one of the most exciting prospects in British sport. The Marketing and Communications Manager will develop […]

‘She had a passion for fitness’: Girls’ basketball league formed in honor of fallen soldier – Boston News, Weather, Sports

BROCKTON, MASS. (WHDH) – A special denunciation was held in Brockton on Tuesday evening in honor of deceased Massachusetts State Police Trooper Tamar Bucci. A new women’s basketball league in the Mass. State Police Unity Basketball League was formed and dedicated to Private Bucci who was killed in the line of duty over a month […]

Youth Basketball League Registrations for March Announced by Aurora, IL Supreme Courts

Supreme Courts Aurora has announced that it is accepting registrations for the next exciting and informative youth basketball practice sessions in March 2022. Each program is led by qualified and professional coaches, including IHSA State Champion Anthony Johnson, coach Marcus Jesse Mcmath and coach Josh Towle. supreme courts Supreme Courts Aurora is dedicated to providing […]

Coordinator, Ontario Basketball League • Ontario Basketball Association

In a unique opportunity, Ontario Basketball (OBA) is seeking a dynamic individual who will be responsible for supporting the organization throughout the operation of the Ontario Basketball League (OBL), including acting as a point of contact for all participating OBL teams, coaches, parents, athletes and hosts. The position is also responsible for implementing the registration […]

Massachusetts State Police launch Tamar Bucci Unity Basketball League for Girls in honor of fallen soldier

Massachusetts State Police launched a new girls’ basketball league on Wednesday in remembrance of Trooper Tamar Bucci, who was killed earlier this month in a car crash while trying to help a motorist stopped on the highway. Starting April 5, the Trooper Tamar Bucci Unity Basketball League for Girls will allow girls from Brockton, West […]

State Police form Unity Basketball League for Girls in honor of Private Tamar Bucci, who was killed in an accident

The flyer said teams from Brockton, West Bridgewater and Foxborough will participate in the league. And the newly formed league, according to the flyer, complements active Unity Basketball League men’s divisions in Brockton, Fall River, Chicopee, Worcester and Boston. The flyer added that the Unity Basketball League is part of the state police’s TEAM initiative […]

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