Basketball

The ambitions of Dubai Sheikhs are to be a club in the Euroleague and to host three final fours

The sheikhs of Dubai have been generously supporting and managing football clubs for several years, and now they are determined to step into the highest level of basketball. SDNA.gr announces that the rich want to receive a personal invitation to the Euroleague matches and to organize the final four matches in the “Coca Cola” arena, …

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The Clippers crushed the Israeli second league club in Seattle

Across the Atlantic, the pre-season matches have started, where the National Basketball Association (NBA) clubs are preparing for the upcoming battles. Los Angeles Clippers in Seattle 121:81 (37:16, 28:14, 29:29, 27:22) defeated Ranana’s Maccabi club from Israel. The Clippers (37:21), who escaped by 21 points in the first half, could later afford to relax and …

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The 19-year-old with NBA potential had suffered cardiac arrest

Preparing for his debut season in the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA). Vincent Iwuchukwu faced serious health problems. The 216 cm tall nineteen-year-old revealed that he suffered a cardiac arrest during training during the summer. The tall athlete collapsed on the field on July 1, doctors were called for him and managed to stabilize the …

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Adding to his collection of passports, J. Embiid became an American

The Philadelphia 76ers’ big man Joel Embiid turned his one citizenship into three in the offseason. The Cameroonian midfielder became a French citizen in the summer and recently acquired a United States of America (USA) passport. Joel Embiid has been sworn in as a US citizen. Embiid, a native of Cameroon and holding French citizenship, …

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Women’s World Cup semi-finals – without European national teams

The Women’s World Cup held in Australia was very unthankful to the European national teams – none of them managed to go beyond the quarter-final stage. Bosnia and Herzegovina did not overcome the group stage battles in the tournament, which invited only twelve national teams. The team, led by naturalized American Jonquel Jones, did not …

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G.Bartzokas: this season 15-16 clubs will apply for the Euroleague playoffs

Head coach of Piraeus Olympiacos team Georgios Bartzok talked about the upcoming Euroleague season. The 57-year-old Greek said that the tournament has strengthened and 15-16 teams will claim the 8 playoff spots: “We will definitely not say that the goal is to win the Euroleague. I don’t think there is a team that can say …

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The “Suns” coach closed the season with the last game – after this he did not communicate with the players

The Phoenix Suns did not repeat their previous success last season and did not return to the National Basketball Association (NBA) finals. The journey of the “Suns” in 2022 was not long – in the first game they defeated the New Orleans “Pelicans” team 4:2, and in the second game they unexpectedly lost 3:4 to …

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D. Sabonis: about improving the shot, goals for the season and the firstborn in a hurry to live

After closing the national team in the summer Domantas Sabonis enters his first full season with the Sacramento Kings. The Lithuanian, who arrived in exchange from the Indiana Pacers last season, took part in the media day in Sacramento for the first time, introducing himself to the local audience. “I am happy to be here. …

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M. Gasol received permission to return to the Spanish premiership

In the coming season, the Spanish championship will have an additional object of attraction for fans – we will see the country’s legend playing in it. Portal “Marca” announces that the rule, which prevents club presidents from running onto the pitch with their teams’ shirts, has been unanimously changed at the meeting of the league …

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