Category: Basketball league

BRITISH BASKETBALL LEAGUE ANNOUNCES NEW INVESTMENT

The British Basketball League (BBL) today announced that Miami-based alternative investment firm 777 Partners has invested £ 7million in exchange for a 45% stake in the professional league. Today’s announcement marks the initial phase of funding at £ 7million, serving as a defining moment for the future of basketball in the UK. The investment will […]

Season 3 of the 3×3 Pro Basketball League will start in March 2022 – ThePrint

Chandigarh (Punjab) [India], December 20 (ANI/NewsSee): It’s official. Basketball Federation of India (BFI) and Indian subcontinent 3×3 Professional Basketball League (3BL) sign the exclusive contract to promote 3×3 professional basketball in India. 3BL Season 3 dates will be March 5-27, 2022 in the basketball-loving city of Chandigarh. The Basketball Federation of India has granted exclusive […]

Pizza Hut continues to support the Spurs Youth Basketball League

SAN ANTONIO — When Gregg Popovich and Kids Sports Network president and founder Frank Martin teamed up in 1990 to launch the Spurs Youth Basketball League, Pizza Hut was there to serve as the program’s presenter. Thirty-one years later, Pizza Hut continues to support the league. On Monday, Spurs Sports & Entertainment announced that when […]

Season 3 of the 3×3 Pro Basketball League will start in March 2022

The Basketball Federation of India has granted exclusive recognition to the Indian sub-continent of the 3×3 Professional Basketball League (3BL), making it the only authorized 3×3 professional basketball league in India . The 3BL is the only professional basketball league in the world to hold the exclusive rights of the International Federation (FIBA) and the […]

Students and staff ponder Rec’s fall intramural basketball league – The Arbiter

The recreation center kicked off a 3-on-3 men’s intramural basketball league on Sunday, October 31. According to the IMLeagues, there are 41 teams participating in this league, which is high attendance for students. Students were allowed to join teams until midnight on November 18. Students were able to create their own teams of 3-6 players […]

Join a Yahoo Fantasy Basketball League and Target These Players

Special for Yahoo Sports If you were officially knocked out of your fantasy football league last weekend, don’t worry. The NBA season is only heating up and you can still draft a fantastic basketball team on Yahoo. As we get you ready for your draft and catch up with you on what you might have […]

In the senior women’s basketball league, the love of the game never gets old

SAN DIEGO- The noises from the gym sounded like an ordinary basketball game: tennis shoes crunching against slippery ground, the thud of a ball, the shrill whistle of a referee. But inside was a rare painting. Older women, some in their 80s and 90s, scrambled to pass, steal and shoot. They dribbled and weaved skillfully […]

Join the fantasy basketball league ahead of the Christmas NBA roster

FILE PHOTO: (LR) No.6 Jalen McDaniels, No.2 LaMelo Ball, No.3 Terry Rozier and No.0 Charlotte Hornets Miles Bridges react late in the fourth quarter in their game against the Golden State Warriors at the Spectrum Center on November 14, 2021 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo: Jacob Kupferman / Getty Images) Special for Yahoo Sports Now […]

New basketball league scores with equal pay

Basketball A new national women’s basketball league – with pay equal to the men’s league – will give a huge boost to the development of home sport and draw the Kiwis home, writes Merryn Anderson. Zoe Richards manages to make a phone call after a full day of working as an early childhood teacher in […]

Join the Fantasy Basketball League Ahead of the Christmas NBA Slate

Special for Yahoo Sports The fantasy football season is coming to an end, so now is the perfect time to join a fantasy basketball league on Yahoo. As we try to help you prepare for your upcoming drafts, here are some things to keep in mind when selecting your team. [Still time to join or […]

Country basketball league: Seymour blows up Mansfield

By Colin MacGillivray SEYMOUR Blasters’ men’s coach Craig Hockley believes his team has room for improvement despite a convincing victory over competition newcomer Mansfield in the second round of the Country Basketball League. The Blasters beat the Eagles 70-52 behind a stellar defensive effort to remain undefeated. After leading by just three points in the […]

What is INBL? Proposed Format, Schedule, Participating Teams for BFI Basketball League | NBA.com India

07/12/2021 Basketball and India From the announcement of the league on November 18 to the star-studded launch ceremony the following weekend, much has been said and reported regarding the league. After going through all the reports, here’s everything we know about INBL https://images.daznservices.com/di/library/NBA_Global_CMS_image_storage/61/5c/yash_d3efdl0wl3071m9kqfe15kn9r.jpg?t=704941838&w=500 By Yash Matange @yashmatange2694 On Thursday, November 18, the Basketball Federation of […]

Eagles hand Lions first loss as Riders stay ahead

BBL ChampionshipB. Braun Sheffield Sharks 62-51 Plymouth City Patriots (20-7, 30-30, 48-45)(Sharks – Glasgow Jr 16, Anderson 14, Ratinho 8; Patriots – Graham-Bell 17, Dusha 12, Hart 9) BBL ChampionshipBristol Flyers 80-71 Surrey Scorchers (20-25, 43-37, 59-48)(Flyers – Delpeche 23, Thomas-Edwards 17, Evans 11; Scorchers – Mclemore 21, Ogedengbe 20, Jamison 15) BBL ChampionshipNewcastle Eagles […]

Local launches women’s basketball league to give former ballerinas a second chance

A former hooper creates a basketball league to give women a second chance. MEMPHIS, Tennessee – Not all talented athletes perform at the highest level, sometimes injuries can be life-threatening. Acknowledging that Celia Newman founded the “She Got Game” women’s basketball league. “I didn’t realize some of them go through so much playing basketball,” Celia […]

Rise of international players in the NBA – the best basketball league in the world | More sports news

NAGPUR: The National Basketball Association (NBA) has shown its appeal as a truly global league, inspiring fans and players from all corners of the world to be united by the love of basketball. The NBA’s 75th anniversary season celebrates the growth of basketball over the years, which is evident with the growing number of international […]

Philippine basketball league brings festive joy to migrant community

Taoyuan, Nov. 21 (CNA) Music and festivities filled the Nankan area of ​​Taoyuan as the Filipino Workers’ Basketball League, one of the first to open since the recent easing of COVID-19 restrictions month, with 15 teams and hundreds of players and fans at the opening ceremony. The Lakay Basketball League Season II 2021-2022 Opening Ceremony, […]

BFI Launches INBL (Indian National Basketball League), Aiming To Raise Sport To Higher Standards In All Formats | NBA.com India

19/11/2021 Basketball and India On Thursday November 18, the Indian Basketball Federation (BFI) kicked off the country’s much anticipated basketball league. Named INBL – Indian National Basketball League, the mega project would be executed by Headstart Arena India in accordance with the visions of the BFI. https://images.daznservices.com/di/library/NBA_Global_CMS_image_storage/61/5c/yash_d3efdl0wl3071m9kqfe15kn9r.jpg?t=704941838&w=500 By Yash Matange @ yashmatange2694 On Thursday November […]

BFI launches new basketball league – The New Indian Express

Express press service BENGALURU: The Indian Basketball Federation has announced the launch of the Indian National Basketball League (INBL) with the aim of growing the sport in the country. There has been growing demand for a league over the past two years, but amid challenges, including Covid-19, the federation finally presented its plans on Thursday. […]

bfi: BFI set to launch national basketball league | Bangalore News

Bengaluru: The Basketball Federation of India (BFI) has planned for the Indian National Basketball League (INBL) to further popularize the game and provide more playing opportunities for the players.The league will feature two versions of the sport – regular 5×5 (five-a-side) and 3×3 (three-a-side) for both men and women.The FIBA ​​3×3 version will be played […]

ECBL President Tim Kendrick has a vision for a new professional basketball league in the Maritimes

SUMMERSIDE, PEI — Tim Kendrick has a vision for the Eastern Canada Basketball League (ECBL). “We literally aim to be recognized as one of the best leagues in the world of its size in three to five years, in terms of players, salaries, everything,” said Kendrick, president of the new professional league. . “We are […]

CEO Morreale believes CEBL is the perfect vehicle for the Canadian Women’s Basketball League

Count Mike Morreale among the supporters of a women’s basketball league in Canada. The commissioner and chief executive of the nine-team Canadian Elite Men’s Basketball League said he’s had conversations with Canada Basketball and others about the potential to develop a women’s league. “I certainly believe there is a place for a women’s league, like […]

JPD Promotes Youth Basketball League While Supporting Mississippi State’s Commitment on Signing Day

CLINTON, Mississippi (WJTV) – In 2006, the Jackson Police Department (JPD) started a children’s basketball program to help coach and guide young people in the right direction. One of the country’s top prospects, Kimani Hamilton of Clinton High School, was in that league as a child. Hamilton signed on to play basketball for the Mississippi […]

The Kitchener-Waterloo Titans will be back as the National Basketball League of Canada partners with the American League

The National Basketball League of Canada will kick off its 10th landmark season in February with four Ontario-based teams and cross-border competition against eight U.S.-based teams competing in the Basketball League. Canada’s oldest professional basketball league, inactive since March 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic, will return without a franchise to Atlantic Canada for the […]

Athletes Unlimited Basketball League hosted by WNBA players

The new US-based women’s basketball league of Athletes Unlimited may at first glance seem like a potential rival to the WNBA, but it is greeted by W players as a friend. The new league on Monday announced the signings of 10 players for its inaugural season set to begin in January, half of whom are […]

Athlete’s Unlimited’s Basketball League hosted by WNBA players – Sportico.com

Athletes Unlimited’s new US-based women’s basketball league may at first glance seem like a potential rival to the WNBA, but it’s welcomed by W players as a friend. The new league on Monday announced the signings of 10 players for its inaugural season slated to begin in January, half of whom are currently active in […]

2022 James Family Prescott YMCA Youth Basketball League

Presented by Beltone – A leader in audience health care. The 36th Annual James Family Prescott YMCA Youth Basketball League season is almost here. The League, which is sponsored by Foothills Bank, will start on January 8 and run through March 9. Did you know that YMCA basketball goes way back beyond tear-off pants and […]

St. John’s Edge will not be part of Canada’s National Basketball League when it returns to play

ST. JOHN’S, NL – The St. John’s Edge will not be part of Canada’s National Basketball League when its new season kicks off in early 2022. On Wednesday, the NBLC announced it will begin its 10th season on February 5, 2022, but only with four Ontario-based entries. It will be a return to action after […]

Three-on-three basketball league | Greensboro, North Carolina

Three-on-three basketball league | Greensboro, North Carolina Please enable JavaScript in your browser for the best user experience. Greensboro Parks and Recreation’s Active Adult Programs are designed to create a positive and competitive opportunity for men and women 50 and over to participate in fun activities in order to socialize, be active and develop positive […]

Jewish Men’s Basketball League tilts again

Steven Hertzberg scores a shot in a 2019 Jewish Men’s Basketball League game (Partners Detroit) The games will once again be played at the Beech Woods Recreation Center in Southfield. The The Jewish Men’s Basketball League is back after a one-season hiatus caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. That’s great news for guys like Jared Kohlenberg, […]

Exceeding Expectations: GRADSA Basketball League Ends Successful First Season | News

The Green River Area Down Syndrome Association basketball league held its final game of the year on Saturday, ending a successful first season for the players. GRADSA announced in March that it would form an All-Down Syndrome basketball league for the Green River District, which executive director Tiffany Thrash said was the first of its […]

boy from Tamil Nadu will play in the European elite professional basketball league | India News

CHENNAI: A young boy from Kancheepuram in Tamil Nadu, Ulhas KS, who has been living in New Delhi for a few years, is ready to play in the Moldovan National League Division 1 professional basketball league in Europe. Ulhas will represent the Gloria basketball team in the Moldovan national league. The season, which starts from […]

Tamil Nadu boy to play in Europe’s elite professional basketball league: The Tribune India

Chennai, October 15 A young boy from Kancheepuram in Tamil Nadu, Ulhas KS, who has been living in New Delhi for a few years, is ready to play in the professional basketball league of Division 1 of the Moldovan National League, Europe. Ulhas will represent the Gloria Basketball team in the Moldovan national league. The […]

Athletes Unlimited Basketball League debut: what you need to know

Image source: Courtesy of Athletes Unlimited From January 29 to February 28, 2022, Athletes Unlimited is launching a new female player-centric professional basketball league in the United States with 44 players. All matches will be played in one location, and there are no specific owners, GMs, or teams (more on that later). Rather, decisions are […]

Australian Basketball League sparks fan interest with help from LiveU

HACKENSACK, NJ—The National Basketball League (NBL) in Australia has reported the growing popularity of its professional semi-elite basketball league NBL1, even during the pandemic, with the deployment of 75 LiveU Solo wireless video encoders in arenas across the countries that have made games more accessible. to fans. Streaming via LiveU cloud platform to online video […]

Hempfield graduate Kason Harrell made an impact in Ireland’s professional basketball league again

If Kason Harrell is nothing else, he’s grateful. Reflexive. Humble. He literally stops to take stock of his blessings, and playing basketball is always high on his list. “God is good,” said Harrell, a Hempfield and Purdue Fort Wayne graduate who has returned to Ireland to play professionally. Harrell, 24, once again played for the […]

Inside the Philly Youth Basketball League strives to provide a better future for Latino children

It’s a long draft day for a 400-kid league on the Northeast side of Philadelphia, but every minute is worth it. One year old, a young boy showed up in costume for the momentous occasion and then walked over to his father’s gravestone at the cemetery, still dressed, to talk enthusiastically about his accomplishment. The […]

Athletes Unlimited to launch new professional women’s basketball league in 2022

12 October 2021 Mechelle VoepelESPN.com Close Mechelle Voepel covers WNBA, women’s college basketball and other college sports for espnW. Voepel started covering women’s basketball in 1984 and has been with ESPN since 1996. A new professional women’s basketball league is slated to debut in January 2022 and will be operated by Athletes Unlimited, which previously […]

Culpepper to lead Buttafaro Youth Basketball League | News, Sports, Jobs

Rob culpepper The Culpepper name will remain in youth basketball at the YMCAs of the Jamestown area. Rob Culpepper, son of longtime volunteer coach Mike Culpepper, will lead the Tom Buttafaro Youth Basketball League at the YMCA, for the 2021-2022 season. “I am delighted that Rob is joining the Y team”, said Mark Eckendorf, Managing […]

Medora Timberjacks joins 48-team basketball league

Timberjacks head coach Mark Morin and TBL CEO Evelyn Magley pose for a photo in front of the Timberjacks logo at Medora High School on Oct. 6. Photo submitted MEDORA – The Medora Timberjacks have joined the Basketball League. David Magley announced at a press conference at Medora High School last week that the Timberjacks […]

Professional basketball league backed by Jeff Bezos, Drake attracts young stars

At 16, Tyler Smith is 6-foot-9 and has the kind of basketball skills that make college coaches swoon. But he gave up his future NCAA eligibility — and his final two years of high school. Instead, he’s going pro. Smith, who hails from the Houston area, and 23 other of the brightest young players in […]

West Side women’s basketball league creates space for residents to come together and entrepreneurs to thrive

EAST GARFIELD PARK – It took a “leap of faith” for Ana Sierra to make her women’s basketball league a full-time job. The West Side resident was fired from her downtown job in 2019, staring at her computer and tweaking her resume. But Sierra has always loved the gym more than her office. She wanted […]

Cabarrus County Prep Basketball League Features LaMelo Ball’s Team Debut

The ABC Fall Basketball League kicks off its first four-week fall session on Sunday with a field of teams that includes three North Carolina State high school champions and Lamelo Ball’s new 1 of 1 Prep Academy. Games will be held at Cox Mill High in Cabarrus County. Ball, the Charlotte Hornets player who won […]

Bennett Koch returns for third season

Bennett Koch has signed for a third consecutive season with the B. Braun Sheffield Sharks. The 6’10” center from Ashwaubenon, Wisconsin returns to South Yorkshire following the 2020-21 campaign where he contributed 10.4 points per game with 4.8 rebounds and 1.4 assists on 59.4% of shots. Koch has many admirers on the British basketball circuit […]

Elementary Women’s Basketball League Launches in Longmont – Longmont Times-Call

Longmont now has a girls-only basketball program, the LoCo Girls Basketball League, for youth in grades three through five. The game starts on September 11. The newly launched non-profit organization aims to teach young girls the basics of basketball in a positive and nurturing environment which it hopes will foster a better attitude towards girls […]

Anuel AA becomes sponsor of Puerto Rico women’s basketball league

Fans will see a new design element on the National Women’s Basketball Superior League game uniforms in Puerto Rico when tuning in to their upcoming games. Anuel AA has announced that he has officially become the main sponsor of the women’s league, in which the players’ uniforms will now feature his widely known phrase and […]

Mangas, a Warsaw graduate, begins a professional career in the Czech National Basketball League

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Jack Animam takes his talents to the Serbian basketball league │ GMA News Online

Filipino basketball player Jack Animam is taking on another career challenge. On Monday, Animam handler East West Private announced at a press conference that she will play in Serbia after signing with Radnicki Kragujevac, a club in the First Women’s Basketball League of Serbia. “I am so happy, proud and honored to have come this […]

In Roxbury, basketball league bridges youth and law enforcement

John Jackson, administrative coordinator at the Tobin Center and recurring coach in the league, instructed his players during a break.John Tlumacki/Globe Staff They meet here at the Tobin Community Center in Roxbury every Tuesday and Wednesday as part of a new youth basketball league organized by local law enforcement in a bid to ‘bridge the […]

Former Sinagua star creates local basketball league | Local

ERIC NEWMAN Solar Sports Editor A former Flagstaff basketball star has dedicated his professional life to teaching locals the sport with his training business and upcoming youth league. Kiki Locket, a Sinagua High School graduate and former Grand Canyon Area Player of the Year, played on the Mustangs women’s basketball team before playing at Georgetown […]

Former UMaine star Blanca Millan signs with top professional basketball league in Spain

Blanca Millan stays at home. The former University of Maine women’s basketball star, fifth on the school’s all-time leading scorers list with 1,974 points, signed a one-year deal with CB Gran Canaria in her native Spain . CB Gran Canaria plays in the top professional league in Spain. Millan, who could have returned to UMaine […]

Youth Fall Basketball League Registration Opens | News, Sports, Jobs – SANIBEL-CAPTIVA

UPDATE: The City of Sanibel has reported that a new location has been designated for the Fall Youth Basketball League, hosted by Sanibel Recreation Center and Captiva Cruises. It will be held at the pavilion next to the Sanibel ball diamonds at 3840 Sanibel-Captiva Road, Sanibel. Masks will be optional during […]

Jazian Gortman Decision for Overtime Elite Basketball League

Jazian Gortman bypasses his senior year of high school and takes a leap in his professional basketball career. Gortman, the No. 1-ranked prospect in South Carolina and one of the top 10 national rookies, is leaving Keenan High School to join the new Overtime Elite League launching in September and billing itself as a “transformative […]

Syracuse Stallions’ first year in pro basketball league ends with championship series sweep

The Syracuse Stallions’ attempt to win a championship in their first season in the Basketball League failed by two games. The Stallions were swept in the two-game championship series by the Enid Outlaws, ending a successful first season for the Syracuse-based club in its first year in an all-pro league. The Stallions previously competed in […]

New youth basketball league focuses on developing life skills

League games will be played in Aurora and Lawrenceburg. Photo Shutterstock. (Aurora, Ind.) – A new youth basketball league is coming to Eagle Country with a focus on teaching and developing not just basketball skills, but life skills as well. Registrations are open for the Wave Basketball League. The league is organized by former college […]

Jalen Lewis, 16, signs with professional basketball league Overtime Elite

Jalen Lewis, a rising star for Oakland’s Bishop O’Dowd and one of the top prep basketball prospects for the Class of 2023, will forgo his final two years of high school and become one of the first players to sign with a new league that promises big money for the best young talent in the […]

The Trench League is a summer basketball league in Clarksville, TN

Jahmar Perkins-Ashford and Gary Estwick | Special for The Leaf-Chronicle, The Leaf-Chronicle Chris Moses created the Trench League to protect the young men of Clarksville from tragedies like this. Shelter, if only for a few hours, some of its participants from the realities of life in the city’s underprivileged neighborhoods. To show that teenagers in […]

As if 4A SPSL wasn’t already a good basketball league – Rogers de Puyallup taps ex-Cal Poly coach Joe Callero to lead the program

Rogers (Puyallup) coach Joe Callero. During his two years of inactivity, Joe Callero opened a point guard academy, began remodeling the new family home in Orting and reduced his golf handicap by six strokes – to 12. But it was time to get back to training. Callero, 58, was announced Monday as the new men’s […]

Book pays homage to Eastern Professional Basketball League history | Basketball

The Eastern Basketball League had some of the best players who were definitely talented enough to play in the NBA. The league operated from 1946 to 1978. They played games in eastern Pennsylvania towns like Wilkes-Barre, Allentown, Scranton, Sunbury, Hazelton, and Williamsport. The league also had games in Camden and Trenton, NJ and Wilmington, DE. […]

J. Cole’s time in the African Basketball League is over, but we’ll still get that hilarious highlight reel | This is the loop

In the past month, the entry into the ranks of professional basketball, quadruple platinum MC J. Cole, has probably been the least essential story in the sport. Ever since Cole stepped onto the pitch on his debut for the Rwanda Patriots, it was clear he was out of his depth, and there was little to […]

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