Basketball

WNBA’s 2020 Regular Season Starts July 25 With Opening Weekend Dedicated to Black Lives Matter Movement

On Saturday, July 25, the WNBA will tip off with back-to-back days of national triple-header telecasts across ABC, ESPN, and CBS Sports Network. The spotlight will be focused on the league’s brightest stars as they bring women’s basketball back with an opening weekend dedicated to the Black Lives Matter movement. During the opening weekend, when […]

USA Basketball to Stream Classic National Team Exhibition Games

USA Basketball, beginning with Tuesday night’s successful stream of the Nov. 11, 1995, exhibition contest between the USA Women’s National Team and the defending NCAA champion University of Connecticut, will continue streaming classic men’s and women’s national team games every Tuesday and Thursday at 8 p.m. EDT through July 9. In addition to the games, […]

St. John’s Basketball Afternoon Chat with Bill Wennington Set for June 9

The St. John’s men’s basketball program will host An Afternoon Chat with Bill Wennington on Tuesday, June 9, at 1 p.m. virtually through the University’s WebEx platform. Wennington who is a three-time NBA Champion and St. John’s great will reflect on “The Last Dance” documentary as well as talk St. John’s hoops with Head Coach […]

St. Francis College Men’s Basketball Officially Announces Addition of Travis Atson to 2020-21 Roster

St. Francis College Brooklyn men’s basketball Head Coach Glenn Braica officially announced today the addition of Travis Atson. Atson was granted a waiver from the NCAA, which will allow him to join the Terriers’ roster for the 2020-21 season. “We are extremely excited to add Travis, another New York City player, who has a lot […]

Wilson To Become Official Game Ball of the NBA, WNBA, G League and more

The National Basketball Association (NBA) and Wilson Sporting Goods Co. announced a multiyear global partnership today that will make Wilson the official game ball of the NBA, Women’s National Basketball Association (WNBA), NBA G League, NBA 2K League and Basketball Africa League (BAL). The partnership will tip off at different times by league. The NBA […]

Complete field and home games set for 2020 Legends Classic

The field is complete and the home schedules are set for the 2020 Legends Classic (@legendsbball), which culminates with the Championship Rounds at Barclays Center from November 23-24. National programs UConn, Notre Dame, Southern California, and Vanderbilt headline the field which also features Eastern Washington, High Point, Liberty, and Monmouth. The 14th annual Legends Classic […]

Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame Class of 2020 Announcement presented by Fifty-Five South Ventures

The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame announced the nine honorees in the Class of 2020 presented by Fifty-Five South Ventures. The Class of 2020 will be enshrined in Springfield, Massachusetts, the Birthplace of Basketball, on Saturday, August 29, 2020. As previously announced, in light of the unique circumstance surrounding the Class of 2020, the […]