Two All-Decade Teams add up to one great century – News

Any comparison of sporting greats from different eras is destined to be inconclusive, and that is especially true of the two Turkish Airlines EuroLeague All-Decade Teams chosen so far this century. Differences in formats, numbers of games and average...

2013-14, Semifinal: Classic rivals battle to the wire

This was the fifth time that Maccabi Tel Aviv and CSKA Moscow were meeting in the Final Four and this semifinal at Mediolanum Forum was as close as it could get. Source link

On This Day, 2019: CSKA wins its eighth crown – News

On this day last year, CSKA Moscow lifted its eighth EuroLeague trophy when it defeated Anadolu Efes Istanbul, 83-91, in the championship game at the Final Four in Vitoria-Gasteiz, Spain. The buildup Two heavyweight semifinals duels set the stage for the...

Barack Obama explains how Michael Jordan ‘changed the culture’

Photo: NICHOLAS KAMM/Getty Images Former United States President Barack Obama talked about how Michael Jordan revolutionized the game of basketball and the lives of players. Obama watched “The Last Dance” Documentary and said Jordan “changed the culture”. “Michael Jordan helped create a...

Pelicans’ David Griffin says New Orleans will embrace starting later the next season

Photo: Gerald Herbert/Associated Press No one knows when/if the current NBA season will return or when the next season will begin, but the New Orleans Pelicans president of basketball operations David Griffin believes starting the next season later will benefit...

Cavs’ Larry Nance Jr. hopes players could ‘get a pass’ in case the NBA...

Photo: Tony Dejak/Associated Press Larry Nance Jr. hopes the NBA will be understanding to the health concerns of the players in case the season is resumed. Nance Jr. has a pre-existing condition, Crohn’s disease, that could put him at greater risk...

Michael Jordan was willing to sign an 1-year deal with the Bulls in 1998

Photo: AP/Beth A. Keiser Michael Jordan revealed he was willing to sign an one-year contract with the Chicago Bulls in 1998 and remain with the team for another year. Jordan wanted to chase the “four-peat” and the seventh title in nine...

Ice Cube and the BIG3 league cancel the 2020 summer season

Photo: Amy Sussman/Associated Press Ice Cube and the BIG3 league decided to cancel the 2020 summer season and are planning to return in 2021. The league released a statement and announced its decision, with the summer season being cancelled due to...

Tobias Harris helps the city of Philadelphia during coronavirus crisis

Photo by Steve Mitchell-USA TODAY Sports Several NBA players will gradually return to their new normality of individual training in the next few weeks, after a two-month hiatus. At the same time, most of the NBA athletes were really active off...