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This article was produced in association with Fiba Leaders of world basketball and the business of sport will be in Xi’an, China, on October 3 and 4 to take part in the inaugural World Basketball Summit, a...

China-based sports digital consultancy and marketing platform Mailman has today (Wednesday) released its NBA Red Card report, which analyses the online influence of the basketball league in China

The Milwaukee Bucks are already close to achieving their goal of receiving 10,000 full season-ticket packages for the first season in Fiserv Forum, their new $524m (€445m) arena.

Fintech firm based in Wisconsin, but the ‘backbone’ of financial transactions around world Fiserv will streamline payment provision in arena and use it as a ‘test lab’ for new ways to transact Rumour...

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The Milwaukee Buck's brand new Fiserv Forum opens on 26 August. Ben Cronin speaks to executives from the team about how the new arena and an adjoining entertainment district are designed to cater for a year-round calendar of sport, entertainment and festivals and how the inclusion of 100 residential properties will see the team transition to being a real estate company. 

US major leagues are tweaking their rules to make sure fans stay tuned in as concerns build about distracted audiences. Data is playing a critical role, with leading rights-holders employing sophisticated, data-led decision-making to make the changes.

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Ahead of his keynote address at the inaugural World Basketball Summit in Xi’an, China, on October 3 and 4, NBA Deputy Commissioner and Chief Operating Officer Mark Tatum discusses the global impact of t...

Euroleague Basketball has today (Thursday) confirmed expansion plans for its club competitions, with two-year licenses being granted to teams in Germany and France.

North American basketball league the NBA has furthered its commitment to the African market by agreeing a partnership with Agence Française de Développement (AFD), France’s public development bank.

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In this week's China sports industry round-up: China invests in its basketball legacy | Klay Thompson launches charity project in Guiyang | World Cup sponsors Hisense could face fine in wake of new partnership

The NBA has awarded a five-year contract extension to commissioner Adam Silver.

Brooklyn’s gentrification was well under way in 2012, when Russian billionaire Mikhail Prokhorov brought the nets back to New York for the first time since 1977.

The International Basketball Federation (Fiba) has today (Wednesday) signed off on a licensing deal for the 2019 World Cup in China and also revealed plans to open a new basketball academy in the country.

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The NBA basketball league has today (Wednesday) confirmed the Washington Wizards will play the New York Knicks in a regular-season meeting at its NBA London Game 2019.

At the heart of the popularity of the NBA is how the organisation drives its social media strategy by engaging players and attracting younger audiences.

German Basketball Bundesliga powerhouse Brose Bamberg has defected from the EuroLeague competition to join the Basketball Champions League.