Tag: professional basketball

Nedim Hodzic’s record-breaking basketball career at the University of Waterloo is coming to an end

WATERLOO – It took two days for the reality to sink in that his spectacular basketball career at the University of Waterloo had come to an end. Nedim Hodzic played his last game Saturday night, an eight-point loss to Lakehead Thunderwolves at the Physical Activities Complex. The Warriors had already been knocked out of the […]

Hafthor Bjornsson: World’s Strongest Man’s Basketball Career, Game of Thrones Appearances and Eddie Hall Rivalry

Clayton’s Eddie Hall prepares for a boxing bout against nemesis Hafthor Bjornsson, also known as Thor, as the two square off this weekend. In a post on his Instagram page, Thor told fans he had seen Eddie and was “injury free”, meaning there was, in his words, “no excuse not to. show up” for Saturday’s […]

North Minneapolis Coach Creating Change Through CEO Program, Basketball League – WCCO

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – A Minneapolis coach invests in more than basketball games, he invests in people. Jamil Jackson is the head basketball coach for the Patrick Henry High School boys. When he’s not coaching the team in the field, he’s teaching lessons about life, trust and choices through Change Equals Opportunity (CEO). READ MORE: A […]

New pro basketball league paves way for NBA, big money for rising stars

New pro basketball league offers new path for rising stars Overtime Elite is based at Atlantic Station in Midtown Atlanta – If you walk around Atlantic Station, you might miss it. Tucked away next to shops and restaurants, beneath offices, is a glimpse of what a new league hopes will be part of the future […]

Truck Bryant ends his professional basketball career | WVU | West Virginia Mountaineers Sports Coverage

West Virginia Bryant Guard Truck (2009-12) MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — He mostly went under the radar around Christmas time, sort of a footnote to West Virginia basketball history. Most of the time it came in agate form, if at all, more of a social media ad than anything in mainstream media, but it tasted bittersweet. Truck […]

Company guard in Redding hits 1,000 points in basketball career

Lewis-Cooper takes a big step against Shasta Senior Demarreya Lewis-Cooper became the sixth Enterprise player to score more than 1,000 career points on Thursday night against Shasta. Redding’s Recording Projector Enterprise senior fullback Demarreya Lewis-Cooper had the ball in his hands as the clock dwindled to less than 10 seconds in the third quarter against […]

Holderness graduate recalls how school prepared him for a basketball career

3,600 miles from his home in Frankfurt, Germany, Roland Nyama’s first impression of life at Holderness School was: “New Hampshire is weird. “The school is in the middle of nowhere,” recalls Nyama, a 2013 graduate, with a chuckle. “The biggest adjustment was probably the language barrier and some cultural differences. You walk the streets and […]

Talks to bring the Canadian Elite Basketball League to town

Someone professional basketball in Winnipeg? Canadian Elite Basketball League commissioner Mike Morreale said Tuesday he expects his 10-team league to expand to Manitoba’s capital by 2024, adding that he has begun talks with three potential local ownership groups, including 50 Below Sports + Entertainment, Winnipeg owners of the WHL. Ice. RUTH BONNEVILLE / WINNIPEG FREE […]

Pro Bruin Rundown: Thomas Welsh wins Taiwan Basketball League’s December MVP

Sport is in full swing all year round – from the preparatory level to the professional ranks. Every Monday, Daily Bruin Sports will spotlight a few moments from former UCLA greats over the past week. Men’s basketball: Thomas Welsh, New Taipei Kings Years after his academic career on the West Coast, Thomas Welsh found a […]

Tracy McGrady to launch 1-on-1 national basketball league – Basketball Network

Tracy McGrady’s 1 on 1 basketball league The success of Ice Cube’s BIG3 showed that there was a hole in the market for alternate configuration basketball leagues. And now Tracy McGrady is trying to find one of her own. “Ones Basketball Association” Hall of Famers joined Jamal Crawford and Quentin Richardson on “NBA Hooper Vision,” […]

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 […]

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 […]

Net worth of Shaquille O’Neal after his NBA basketball career and successful business ventures

One of the greatest basketball players of all time has amassed outrageous income from his playing career, but since retiring in 2011, his smart business decisions have helped him continue to make a fortune. Video loading Video unavailable The video will start automatically soon8to cancel play now Shaquille O’Neal goes undercover for Lyft ad A […]

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 […]

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 […]

Karen Conlin reflects on Ursuline Academy basketball career as she enters Delaware Basketball Hall of Fame

Karen Conlin, who played basketball at the Ursuline Academy and the University of Delaware, speaks during her induction into the Delaware Basketball Hall of Fame on November 23. Photo of the dialog / Mike Lang NEWARK – Karen Conlin remembers playing basketball for the Ursuline Academy in the early 1970s in a uniform better suited […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

At Earl Monroe High School in the Bronx, students major in basketball – NBC New York

NBA commissioner Adam Silver told a group of high school students on Wednesday that for every player in the league, there are 100 professional basketball-related jobs. These students learn skills that may one day help them get one. They are part of the first freshman class of 110 New Yorkers at Earl Monroe New Renaissance […]

Pau Gasol announces his retirement after 23 years of basketball career | Basketball news

Pau Gasol won two NBA titles and three Olympic medals; He helped Barcelona win the Spanish title this year before competing in the Olympics; Gasol: “It’s a difficult decision after so many years but it’s a decision that I took with care” Last updated: 05/10/21 18:17 Pau Gasol in action for Spain at the Tokyo […]

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 […]

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 […]

Daishen Nix ready for next phase of basketball career

The 14-year-old boy who moved from Anchorage, Alaska to Las Vegas in pursuit of his basketball dreams has grown up now. All 19 years old, 6 feet 5 inches and 227 pounds. Prepared for playing professional basketball. “Sometimes I just look back like how far I’ve come,” Daishen Nix said Wednesday on the eve of […]

Evan Mobley Papa: Who is Eric Mobley? Professional basketball career + wife

American basketball fans have heard of Evan mobley for a long time. They heard he was like the best players in the world, Kareem Abdul Jabar, Kevin garnett, Kevin Durant and Giannis Antetokounmpo, but all in one great man. There are at least three people in Evan Mobley’s life who really know him. His brother, […]

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 […]

Reggie Miller Sister: Cheryl Miller’s basketball career was better

Cheryl miller is more than the greatest USC basketball player of all time. She is the biggest baller of all time with the Miller surname. Cheryl Miller is more than a former basketball player. She is the older sister of the NBA star Reggie Miller and MLB receiver Darrell miller. Cheryl played her college ball […]

J. Cole is working on his game again despite the end of his professional basketball career

J. Cole is back in the gym. Although the Dreamville rapper’s dream of playing professional basketball has come to an end, he is still a student of the game. A few months ago Cole went to Africa and played in the BAL, Basketball Africa League, with the Rwanda Patriots, but he didn’t play as he […]

Rapper J. Cole’s Short Basketball Career Joins a Long Legacy of Unlikely Crossovers | Music

It was quite strange pairing to start. On May 10, North Carolina hip-hop artist J. Cole announced that he had been signed with the Rwanda Patriots of the Basketball Africa League, a team that was looking for ways to make a name for itself on the scene. international. The plan worked, at least in the […]

Ahli is ready for Gulf basketball campaign | THE DAILY TRIBUNE

TDT | Manama The Daily Tribune – www.newsofbahrain.com Bahraini champions Al Ahli are finalizing their preparations for the 40th Gulf Basketball Association Championship, which kicks off in Dubai on Friday. The competition also serves as a qualifying tournament for this year’s FIBA ​​Asia Champions Cup. Ahli competes as the winner of the national league as […]

Myles Garrett “Retires” From Basketball Career – Like All Those NFL Stars

When the NBA playoffs end, many athletes’ hopes of winning the Larry O’Brien Trophy end with it. But the “dream” of a non-NBA athlete came to an unexpected end in the first round of the playoffs. Myles Garrett, the Cleveland Browns defensive end who has blown social media in recent months with his basketball exploits, […]

J Cole’s basketball career apparently ends after two weeks

And finally the news of the artists By Andy Malt | Posted on Thursday, May 27, 2021 Well, that didn’t last long. A little less than two weeks after debuting as a member of the Rwanda Patriots basketball team, J Cole has apparently quit the said team and returned to the United States. According to […]

J. Cole’s basketball career fits perfectly into his personal mythology

Over the weekend, J. Cole played his first professional basketball game as a two-man guard for Rwanda Patriots Basketball Club, which is part of the new Basketball Africa League. It was just a few days after the release of Off-season, J. Cole’s first album in 3 years. He scored 3 points in his team’s victory […]

Hollingsworth set to begin his professional basketball career

History links BOWLING GREEN, Ky. — WKU Hilltopper Basketball Senior Guard Taveion Hollingsworth announced on Monday that he would not use an additional fifth year of college eligibility and begin his professional basketball career. The 6-foot-2, 165-pound guard will leave The Hill with his name all over the program’s record books. Hollingsworth, who has started […]

Joshua Langford ends his basketball career, Kithier chooses Valparaiso

After a five-year stint in the green and white, Michigan State basketball’s Joshua Langford has ended his basketball career. Langford released a statement Monday saying he will not be pursuing a professional basketball career. “My college experience wasn’t what I imagined, but it exceeded all of my expectations and I wouldn’t change it for the […]

Blake Francis to pursue professional basketball career

History links RICHMOND, Virginia – Blake Francois will declare himself for the 2021 NBA Draft and begin his professional basketball career, the Spiders goaltender announced on Tuesday. Francis, who received his undergraduate degree in Richmond in May 2020, spent the last year pursuing a master’s degree in human resources management in Richmond. It will forgo […]

Millan of UMaine considers WNBA opportunity with imminent professional basketball career

Blanca Millan looks forward to the WNBA Draft next Thursday night. The University of Maine senior goaltender, who this season became the first player to be named East America’s player of the year and defensive player of the year twice in the same season , is one of 57 college players who entered the draft […]

Basketball, Business and Sales: Penn alum Andreas Schreiber’s Holy Trinity

Dual nationality custody competed for the Swedish national team By Carter Lynn 03/24/21 11:41 p.m. Penn Alumni Andreas Schreiber went from professional basketball to sales, which for him was natural. (Photo by Andreas Schreiber) The transition to sales after professional basketball is only natural, according to former Penn male basketball player Andreas Schreiber. After graduating […]

BBL and TikTok launch first-ever UK basketball campaign

the British Basketball League and Basketball England have entered into a partnership with ICT Tac to launch the #BritishBasketball hashtag challenge. The popular social media platform will ‘showcase the best of British basketball’ by inviting fans of the sport to post their best skills and tips on TikTok as part of Britain’s first-ever basketball-focused campaign. […]

Mount Saint Joseph, Villanova graduate, Alex Louin goes global with a basketball career – thereporteronline

Alex Louin still marvels at the distance traveled by an orange ball. An all-state artist at Mount Saint Joseph Academy and an All Big-East star in Villanova, Louin’s basketball career has continued prolifically overseas. Although her third year of professional career has been put on hold, Louin was in the middle of another very productive […]

Determination conquers pain in Bogut’s 15-year basketball career

Retirement had been on Andrew Bogut’s mind for much longer than we all knew. The seed of whether he should continue to play professional basketball had lingered for nearly a decade prior on Tuesday. [AEDT]the Australian center made it official: he was retiring from the sport, seven months before the Olympic Games in which he […]

Hasson ’20 begins his professional basketball career overseas – The Bowdoin Orient

Graduating amid the COVID-19 pandemic has led to many changes in post-graduate plans for the Class of 2020. However, for the former captain of the women’s basketball team and star of Division III (DIII) Maddie Hasson ’20, basketball has managed to remain a constant in its transition to post-Bowdoin life. But instead of working out […]

Friday Five: Men’s Basketball Career Score Leaders

By Ryan Frye, Morehead State Athletic Media Relations MOREHEAD, Ky. – With many historic record projects and updates underway, Morehead State Athletics wants to continue to take the time to highlight historic records and performances from the Athletic Department’s 93-year history. To do this, we bring you our weekly feature “The Friday Five” which highlights […]

Washington carves out a successful career as a professional basketball player abroad

Deron Washington enjoyed everything about Italy during his time in one of the most beautiful countries in the world – from mountains and culture to cities, food and wine. But he feels really lucky to be home with his family in Charlotte these days. Washington, who played for the Virginia Tech men’s basketball team from […]

Burbank Pope suspends professional basketball career in Europe amid pandemic

Overseas in Europe, Austin Pope was enjoying an impressive campaign for the Vaerlose Hawks basketball team when the unexpected happened. No, the former Burbank High boys basketball player did not suffer a late season injury. On the contrary, Pope found himself scrambling after BasketLigaen, a professional league in Denmark, called off the remainder of the […]

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