Basketball

The Asociación de Clubes Españoles de Baloncesto (ACB), the governing body for the top-tier of Spanish domestic basketball, has concluded a three-season broadcast rights deal in Venezuela with telco I…

New date increases likelihood of 2021 start to league's next season

Automated sports video production company Pixellot has signed a deal with the Israeli Basketball Association (IBBA) to produce and distribute live games and additional content across the body’s media p…

Liga ACB, the top tier of Spanish basketball, has extended its exclusive official data partnership with Genius Sports Group

Lega Basket Serie A, the governing body of the top-tier of Italian domestic basketball, has completed its domestic media-rights sales process after agreeing a two-season renewal for its free-to-air rights…

Dutch basketball equipment supplier Schelde Sports has agreed a new multi-year deal with the International Basketball Federation (Fiba)

The Asociación de Clubes Españoles de Baloncesto (ACB), which organises the top tier of club basketball in Spain, has finalised a two-year broadcast rights deal in Argentina with DeporTV, the free-to-air s…

The National Basketball Association will reportedly allow its teams to place an additional sponsorship logo on practice jerseys for use during team practices and shootarounds.

Governing body says there are no plans to deviate from current format

Liu Jiadi, partner, and Jeffrey Wilson, counsel, at Chinese law firm JunHe, explain the significance of new player image rights rules in the Chinese Basketball Association League.

Frank Leenders, director general of Fiba Media and Marketing Services, is optimistic about the future of basketball, in spite of the 'invisible enemy' of Covid-19. He speaks to Kevin McCullagh about this and the other challenges the federation has faced in 2020, such as losing much-loved ambassadors of the sport Kobe Bryant, David Stern and Borislav Stankovic.

The NBA has taken fan engagement in the wake of Covid-19 to a new level by allowing at-home viewers to be seen and heard by their favorite players in Orlando. Bob Williams reports

Matthew Glendinning explores how NBA licensing revenues have fared during the Covid-19 pandemic, with the basketball league taking many positives from e-commerce and esports

Harris Blitzer Sports and Entertainment has suffered a fresh blow in its attempts to build a new stadium for its National Basketball Association team, the Philadelphia 76ers

Idea would expand national tournaments to nearly 350 schools

Digital terrestrial broadcaster L’Équipe TV is reportedly poised to acquire rights to the Ligue Nationale de Basket.

The National Basketball Association's Milwaukee Bucks have partnered with Madison, Wisconsin-based North Central Group (NCG) to bring a premium boutique hotel to the Deer District in downtown Milwaukee.

The Chinese Basketball Association League Sports Company has appointed Zhang Xiong as its new chief executive

Cologne’s Lanxess Arena is to stage the 2021 edition of European basketball’s Turkish Airlines EuroLeague Final Four, having been originally scheduled to host the 2020 event.

The German Basketball Bundesliga (BBL) has renewed its title sponsorship contract with financial services company TeamBank until the end of the 2023-24 season

The Asociación de Clubes Españoles de Baloncesto (ACB), which organises the top tier of club basketball in Spain, has finalised a rights deal in Iceland with pay-television broadcaster Stöð 2 Sport.

Basketball’s world governing body Fiba has agreed a major new four-year sponsorship deal with Chinese consumer appliances firm TCL, beginning immediately and running until the end of 2023.

The National Basketball Association G League has announced that its new team for elite prospects will be called NBA G League Ignite.

The city of Athens has been awarded the hosting rights to the Basketball Champions League Final Eight

The Korean Basketball League has been forced to postpone its planned 2019-20 season decider due to a second Covid-19 outbreak, with the October start of the 2020-21 season also under threat

The Tokyo Olympic flame went on display at the Japanese Olympic Museum next to the National Stadium, the main venue for next year's Games

Players, management develop several reform measures aimed in part on voter access

Basketball Australia have appointed Melissa King as chief executive of the local organising committee for the 2022 Fiba Women’s Basketball World Cup.

The UK government has detailed the latest sporting events that will be used to pilot the return of fans in England, with a friendly match between Premier League football clubs Brighton & Hove Albion and…

The former US ambassador to Singapore Kirk Wagar has resigned from the board of Axington, a firm linked to Bellagraph Nova Group, the company claiming to be bidding for English football club Newcastle…

Chinese police, working with the US Golf Manufacturers Anti-Counterfeiting Working Group, seized more than 120,000 counterfeit golf products in raids of online golf retailers in four cities

Audio project follows record-setting documentary series

Discovery-owned pan-European sports broadcaster Eurosport has renewed its pay-television rights to the Lega Basket Serie A for a further two seasons

Commissioner says target of December 1 "is feeling a little bit early to me"

NBA team looking to have partner in place prior to arena groundbreaking

New pan-regional club basketball league the East Asia Super League has secured the backing of world governing body Fiba in a 10-year deal

Non-qualifying teams to construct bubbles in respective markets