Bob Cousy to be honored with Presidential Medal of Freedom

Boston Celtics legend Bob Cousy received an important letter in the mail last week at his home in Worcester, Massachusetts. The letter officially informed him...

Rony Seikaly the subject of a new documentary

Thirty-one summers ago, Rony Seikaly was a top-10 pick in the NBA Draft -- No. 9 overall, to be precise. Now, he’s the subject of...

Basketball royalty Sam Jones turns 86

Basketball legend Sam Jones turned 86 this week. On Monday, to be precise. This remarkable player was an irreplaceable part of the Boston Celtics dynasty during...

Guiding principles: ‘Eleven Rings: The Soul of Success’ by Phil Jackson

If you still haven’t read Phil Jackson’s latest book, it’s well worth your time (and money) to do so this summer. It’s a tour de...

Words of wisdom: Coaching advice from Lenny Wilkens

Hall of Famer Lenny Wilkens was one of 52 individuals* listed in the Panel of Experts in Terry Pluto’s thoughtful 1995 book, “Falling From...

Hakeem Olajuwon reminisces about 1994 championship, legendary career

Twenty-five years after Hakeem Olajuwon led the Houston Rockets to their first of back-to-back NBA championships, he was a guest on the weekly radio...

Frank Layden is back in the spotlight

Rick Carlisle and Frank Layden addressed the media in a pre-game press conference on Sunday. As a result, decades of coaching wisdom and camaraderie were...

In remembrance of John Havlicek

Ten days ago, John Havlicek was memorialized by former teammates and other sporting greats who paid their final respects at Trinity Church in Boston. Havlicek,...

Real Madrid’s Arvydas Sabonis dominated in the ACB Finals

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The Legends That Paved The Way For European Players In The NBA

When Luka Dončić entered the 2018 NBA draft, he was arguably the most accomplished prospect ever to do so. Despite his accomplishments and proven...

The true beginning of American dominance: 25 years on

It was 25 years ago when the international basketball world was turned upside down. It was on this day when the United States of America...
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The Man Who Invented Basketball: A Brief History of James Naismith

Basketball is one of the world’s most popular games, and its origin is thanks to James Naismith. The Canadian-American sports coach is responsible for...

Quick brief about history and popularity of Basketball Game

The basketball game is usually played indoors on a rectangular court between two teams. The members of each team toss the ball through the...

A trip down memory lane: The 2012 EuroLeague Final Four

With the announcement that the 2017 EuroLeague Final Four will be held at the Sinan Erdem Dome. TalkBasket's John Hobbs thinks back to the 2012...

FLASHBACK 2004: Maccabi dominance in Tel Aviv

It's the third edition of TalkBasket's look back at the EuroLeague's title games as we build up to the start of the new season...

FLASHBACK 2003: Barcelona ends 19-year wait in-front of 16,670 fans

In the second edition of TalkBasket's EuroLeague Final Four flashbacks, we visit the 2003 Final Four, which was held at the Palau Saint Jordi...

FLASHBACK 2002: Panathinaikos win EuroLeague title as the new era in European basketball begins

As we gear up for the new EuroLeague season this October, TalkBasket will guide you back in time to the first EuroLeague championship match...

Brief history of Olympic basketball

Basketball in the Olympics debuted during the Berlin games of 1936. Now in 2016, we are celebrating its 80th year in this much awaited...

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