Basketball

Alibaba co-founder deal gains full control of upstart NBA franchise, Brooklyn-based arena

The Dallas Mavericks have become the second team in the NBA basketball league to accept Bitcoin, a form of cryptocurrency, as a method of payment for game tickets and merchandise

Alibaba co-founder gaining 51 percent of the NBA team he did not already own

New term between Live Nation-owned company, Big 10 Conference school to incorporate Olympic sports, implement SafeTix technology

The NBA is looking to leverage the new – and much-hyped – in-town rivalry between the Los Angeles Lakers and Los Angeles Clippers by reportedly scheduling games between the city rivals on Opening Day of …

The host cities have been named for the inaugural Basketball Africa League, the NBA and Fiba’s new tournament in the continent which is scheduled to begin play in March 2020.

The Los Angeles Clippers NBA basketball franchise has revealed renderings and details of its planned new arena in Inglewood

Sports merchandising company Fanatics has taken over the Golden State Warriors’ on-site and online retail operations in a 10-year deal. Terms of the partnership were not disclosed.

The German city of Cologne has been awarded hosting rights to the Final Four stage of the EuroLeague basketball tournament in 2020. The event will be held at the 18,500-seat Lanxess Arena from May 22-24

Struggling NBA team looks well outside basketball for new ideas and approaches in its senior leadership

The Milwaukee Bucks are looking to host a range of events in the coming year, including multiple concerts and the 2020 Democratic National Convention. Eric Fisher talks to the Bucks president Peter Feigin about how the NBA team plans to leverage the Fiserv Forum as a venue for more than just basketball.

Euroleague Basketball's revenue has more than doubled over the past three seasons, and it's now expanding the competition across western Europe, Callum McCarthy delves into how the plan is being put into action.

Kim Bohuny, NBA senior vice-president of international basketball operations, spoke to Bob Williams about the Summer League's growing popularity and its increased role in the league's international expansion.

The Fiba Europe division of the International Basketball Federation (Fiba) has awarded hosting rights for the men’s EuroBasket 2021 tournament to Germany, Czech Republic, Georgia and Italy, while France a…

LeBron James's plans to give his No. 23 jersey to new Los Angeles Lakers teammate Anthony Davis has been postponed due to potential production and financial issues with manufacturer Nike.

On the day that Oklahoma City Thunder traded away superstar Russell Westbrook, it emerged that a 22-per-cent stake in the NBA team owned by the estate of late energy magnate Aubrey McClendon has been put…

The NBA continues to use the Summer League as a platform for experimentation.

Hiring of outgoing Twitch CMO to key league role further showcases NBA's accelerating technology interests

Training product HomeCourt will incorporate NBA assets, will be used to aid league youth development efforts

The Brooklyn Nets are already cashing in on the recent free-agency signings of NBA superstars Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving, with significant increases in ticket sales, merchandise sales, internet traffic,…

Fiba secretary general Andreas Zagklis says changes to the format of the Fiba Basketball World Cup and the organisation’s qualification criteria are designed to make competition more intense.

This year's Basketball Without Borders Africa event will take place in Senegal on July 28-31, the National Basketball Association and world governing body Fiba have announced

Basketball’s world governing body Fiba has extended its data and technology partnership with Genius Sports into a third decade.

Renovations to Bankers Life Fieldhouse, the home arena of NBA side the Indiana Pacers, will add several new features to the venue, but will also temporarily displace the WNBA's Indiana Fever.

The fallout from UConn's likely move from the American Athletic Conference (AAC) back to the Big East continues. UConn is likely to spend one more season in the AAC before moving to the Big East

In the wake of the Toronto Raptors' victory in the NBA Finals, two technology entrepreneurs have launched a bid to bring a WNBA team to the Canadian city

French Ligue 1 football club Olympique Lyonnais has completed a deal to acquire a minority shareholding in local LNB Pro A basketball team ASVEL, along with providing further details about plans to establis …