Basketball

Sports data and technology company Genius Sports Group has entered into a new 10-year agreement with the Polish Basketball League (PLK) and Polish Basketball Association (PZK) to serve as their exclusive…

The NBA’s New Orleans Pelicans has named cashback rewards platform Ibotta as the team’s official jersey patch sponsor for the 2020-21 season.

Indianapolis will now host the NBA All-Star weekend in 2024, after the league confirmed it is formally rescheduling the city’s plans to stage the 2021 edition as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic. 

Euroleague Basketball and Turkish nut and dried fruit brand Tadim have extended their association until the end of the 2022-23 season

The Utah Jazz will allow a limited number of fans to attend home games at Vivint Smart Home Arena to start the 2020-21 National Basketball Association season

The three-round qualification tournament before the first round of the Australian Open could be axed to guarantee the grand slam will only be delayed one week – The Age S

The Milwaukee Bucks have announced they will play home games at Fiserv Forum without any fans in attendance during the 2020-21 National Basketball Association season until further notice due to the ongoing…

Quick service restaurant chain Domino's Pizza has signed a central sponsorship agreement with Euroleague Basketball

The first Grand Slam of 2021 could be delayed by one or two weeks from the scheduled January 18 start, due to Covid-19

Scott Rochelle, president of the National Basketball Retired Players Association, discusses efforts to restructure the alumni group and embrace a more digitally-oriented future.

Barring another Covid-related disaster, EuroLeague's overall revenue will bounce back to about €70m in 2020-21.

Basketball Champions League CEO Patrick Comninos describes how the fledgling basketball competition has tried to maintain momentum during a troubled year and its plans to resume this year's season with a Final-Eight competition in Athens. Kevin Roberts reports.

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.

The Toronto Raptors will open the 2020-21 National Basketball Association season playing home games in Tampa, Florida, due to Covid-19 travel restrictions.

The National Basketball Association's Los Angeles Clippers have expanded their partnership with LA-based technology company Honey, which will become the team's new jersey patch sponsor.

The Hungry Jack’s National Basketball League has received a significant boost after former Next Stars player LaMelo Ball was selected No.

The National Basketball Association's Denver Nuggets have renewed their jersey patch sponsorship with Western Union in a multiyear deal

US telecommunications giant Verizon has secured the naming rights to the Phoenix Suns' new $45m state-of-the-art training facility as part of an expanded partnership with the National Basketball Association…

Upcoming campaign to feature play-in tournament, two-stage schedule release

There were contrasting fortunes in the last 24 hours for the reopening of two major Asia-Pacific sports markets, with Australia reported to be expecting the world's biggest crowd since the pandemic began…

The National Basketball Association's Boston Celtics have signed a wide-ranging partnership with Vistaprint, which will become the team's new jersey patch sponsor

The National Basketball Association's Sacramento Kings have expanded their digital presence by debuting a server on leading gaming chat platform Discord

Euroleague Basketball has announced plans for an aggressive licensing and merchandising programme after partnering with Amazon to launch a dedicated store on the e-commerce platform

Arizona's tribal-operated Gila River Hotels & Casinos has struck a wide-ranging partnership with the National Basketball Association's Phoenix Suns and sister team, the Women's National Basketball Association's…

The British Basketball League has been buoyed by the return of a rights deal with a domestic broadcaster in a two-year agreement with pay-television broadcaster Sky

The Golden State Warriors have submitted an ambitious plan to open Chase Center to 50 per cent capacity during the 2020-21 National Basketball Association season

The Toronto Raptors are in preliminary talks to relocate to Tampa, Florida, for at least part of the 2020-21 National Basketball Association season if they are unable to play in Canada due to coronavirus…

The National Basketball Association's Los Angeles Lakers have announced they will play games without fans "until further notice" at Staples Center during the 2020-21 season

Brazil’s National Basketball League (LNB) has signed up betting and online games operator Betmotion as an ‘Official Partner’ of the National Basketball League (NBB) for the 2020-21 season. B

League, union agree on salary cap, luxury tax, and escrow provisions

League, union now poised to begin next season before Christmas

Progress is made toward staging a 72-game season beginning December 22

Australian sports apparel brand iAthletic has inked an extension to be the official apparel partner of the Chemist Warehouse WNBL

The National Basketball Association is reportedly poised to loosen sponsorship restrictions in sports betting, hard alcohol and casino categories in order to boost cash flow into teams in the wake of the…

The International Basketball Federation (Fiba) has signed a three-year licensing deal with Chinese soft drinks company Henan Zhongwo Industrial Co

Keeping intended timetable will require deal with union in coming days

The National Basketball Association's Memphis Grizzlies have announced a multiyear partnership with FanDuel Group, which has been designated an official sports betting partner and the exclusive official …