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USA Basketball Announces 57 Finalists for U.S. Olympic Men’s Team

Adding 15 players to 42 previously selected USA Basketball Men’s National Team finalists, 57 athletes today were announced by USA Basketball as finalists for the U.S. Olympic Men’s Basketball Team. The player selections were approved by the USA Basketball Board of Directors. The official 12-member U.S. Olympic Men’s Basketball Team roster will be announced later […]

USA Basketball and Mondelēz International Announce Multiyear Marketing And Licensing Partnership

Mondelez International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MDLZ), the National Basketball Association (NBA) and USA Basketball announced a multiyear partnership that makes the leading snacking company an Official Partner of the NBA, Women’s National Basketball Association (WNBA), NBA G League, NBA 2K League and USA Basketball. As part of the partnership, Mondelez International will create a variety of […]

St. John’s Men’s Basketball to Close Non-Conference Action with Utah Valley

The St. John’s Men’s Basketball team will close the non-conference portion of its regular season schedule on Saturday when it welcomes the Wolverines of Utah Valley University to Carnesecca Arena. Tip-off for the first-ever meeting between the two programs is scheduled for 4 p.m. on FS1 and 970 AM WNYM. John Fanta and Tarik Turner […]

St. John’s Men’s Basketball to Host Utah Valley on Saturday Afternoon

With a nine-day break between BIG EAST contests, the St. John’s men’s basketball team has scheduled its one remaining non-conference outing, as the Red Storm will welcome Utah Valley University to Carnesecca Arena on Saturday at 4 p.m. The game will air live on FS1. A radio destination for the game has not yet been […]

NBA Legend Kobe Bryant dies in a helicopter crash

Kobe Bryant reportedly found dead in a helicopter crash in Calabasas Sunday morning. The future hall of famer was traveling this morning via helicopter, where a fire broke out, sending the helicopter to the ground. A total of 5 people were found lifeless, including Kobe. He was known to travel around in a helicopter, showing […]

Starters Announced for 2015 NBA All-Star Game

Dramatic late runs by Stephen Curry of the Golden State Warriors and Kyle Lowry of the Toronto Raptors headline the final results of NBA All-Star Balloting 2015 presented by Sprint. Curry (1,513,324 votes) edged the Cleveland Cavaliers’ LeBron James (1,470,483) to become the top overall vote-getter after trailing by 13,285 votes in the most recent […]

Nets vs. Pistons 2/6/13

Here are some notes for those fans watching the Brooklyn Nets (28-20) who are on the road to take on the Detroit Pistons (18-31) in NBA action on Wednesday. If the Nets win it would be the second victory in a row against Detroit, while snapping a 10-game losing streak to the Pistons, which dates […]