Juan Carlos Navarro ejected for flopping, says that he said nothing to referee

On a record setting 31st Olympic appearance for Spain, Juan Carlos Navarro was ejected in the win against Argentina for flopping. The ejection, carried out...

Spain reclaim EuroBasket crown, beat Lithuania

After a two-year absence, Spain are back on top of the mountain. Paced by Pau Gasol’s 25 points and 12 rebounds, Spain led to tip...

James Harden and Russell Westbrook withdraw from USA Olympic squad

Houston Rockets guard James Harden and 2016 NBA All-Star Game MVP Russell Westbrook of the Oklahoma City Thunder have added their names to the...

Georgios Printezis won’t play for Greece in Turin

Olympiacos veteran Georgios Printezis will not play for the Greece national side this summer due to injury. Printezis suffered plantar fasciitis (foot injury) in game...

Marc Gasol will not join Spain at Rio Olympics

Memphis Grizzlies' Marc Gasol has reportedly withdrawn his name from the Spanish national team for the Rio Olympics, which starts on August 6. A source...

Thomas Heurtel thinking about a move to the NBA

France guard Thomas Heurtel had a taste of what it was like to play against NBA stars at the Rio Olympics, and now the 27-year-old...

Spain names final 12-man roster for Rio Olympics

With Marc Gasol out of the picture, Spain have announced their final roster for the Rio Olympics that start in just over a week. Eurobasket...

LeBron James thinking about Tokyo 2020

LeBron James decided to skip Rio 2016 in order to give his body a rest, and the basketball universe understood that, in fairness, it...

Serbia’s Milica Dabovic calls it a day after capturing bronze

After 13 years on the international stage, Milica Dabovic will be hanging up her jersey for good. And she did it on the grandest stage...

Ettore Messina named new coach of Italy

Ettore Messina has been named as the Italian national side head coach replacing Simone Pianigiani, who is likely to remain with the Federation in...

Juan Carlos Navarro realises the long road to Olympic glory

Ahead of their flight to Rio de Janeiro, veteran Spanish guard Juan Carlos Navarro was quick to stress the importance of performing every night...

Three reasons why LeBron James might skip the Rio 2016 Olympics

It’s becoming a familiar scene for the United States before a major international tournament. All the major stars that many fans would love to...
Jesse Johnson-USA TODAY Sports

From sightseeing to potential gold medal in ten years: Steph Curry’s possible Rio adventure

NBA MVP and FIBA World Cup gold medal winner Steph Curry loved the Brazilian capital of Rio de Janeiro when he went on a...

Lindsey Harding admits that she is close to finishing career after Belarus’ Olympic exit

Belarus guard Lindsay Harding has admitted that her playing time in all forms of basketball is nearly at an end following the Eastern European...

Rio 2016 Women’s Basketball Tournament, quarter-finals

The Rio Olympic basketball tournament is now in straight knockout mode beginning with four intriguing women's encounters as the race for medals is getting...

Official balls for FIBA Olympic Qualifying and Summer Games revealed

FIBA has unveiled the official basketball for this summer's upcoming Olympic Qualifying Tournament and Rio Olympic Games for men and women. Molten's exclusively branded basketballs,...

Dante Exum to miss Rio 2016 for Australia

Utah Jazz and Australia point guard Dante Exum will not travel with the Boomers to the Rio 2016 Olympics, despite being cleared to participate...
K. Čachovskis

Lithuania played like schoolboys according to coach Kazlauskas

Lithuania coach Jonas Kazlauskas was bitterly upset at his side's humiliating 109-59 loss to Spain at the Rio Olympics, liking it to men against...

Alexis Ajinca and Nikola Jokic ejected in France-Serbia tune-up

A friendly encounter between France and Serbia turned ugly as Alexis Ajinca and Nikola Jokic were both disqualified. Jokic originally shoved France's Nando De Colo...

Shane Lawal out for remainder of Rio Olympics

Nigeria will be without big man Shane Lawal for the rest of the Rio Olympics after he was injured in their opening day defeat...

Celine Dumerc to miss Rio Olympics

After capturing so much attention at London 2012, France's Celine Dumerc will not be doing the same thing in Rio. Dumerc has been ruled out...

Belarus punch last ticket to Rio Olympics

Belarus booked the final spot at the women's basketball tournament for the Rio 2016 Olympics with a 56-39 rout of Korea in the fifth-placed...

NBC Olympics reporter Craig Sager to miss Rio Games

Veteran basketball reporter Craig Sager will not be roaming the Carioca Arena sidelines in Rio as he will remain in the USA to prepare...
Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports

Olympic Committee makes Scola Argentina’s flag-bearer

Luis Scola is going to add to his legendary status in Argentina sport by serving as his nation's flag-bearer at this summer's Olympics. The national...
- Advertisement -

STAY CONNECTED

11,843FansLike
314FollowersFollow
10,625FollowersFollow
164SubscribersSubscribe

HOT NEWS

- Advertisement -

IN THE NEWS THIS WEEK