The former Ohio University standout was handed a two-year suspension from FIBA for failing a drug test.
The Basketball Africa League will be the first time the NBA collaborates to operate a league outside of North America.
It’s about time! Muslim women can now wear hijabs when they play basketball, according to the Federation of International Basketball Association.
"It's time to really show what we can do with the hijab on," Muslim basketball star Indira Kaljo says.
The reason you won't see any hijab-wearing basketball players at the Olympics.
Sport has always been a part of Jamal Khalil Atkins' life. The second son of Albert William Atkins and Jeannette Sykes Atkins, Jamal's parents incorporated a philosophy of life that exalted and combined a high respect of body, will and mind.
Team USA center DeMarcus Cousins and Jonas Valanciunas of Lithuania were jockeying for position under the basket in the first
A humor site with 797,000 Twitter followers posted a picture of me in my Trinity basketball jersey and maroon dastaar (it was a home game) with a caption that read: "I'm not guarding him. He's too explosive."
Indiana's Paul George had yet to be wheeled into the operating room, and the naysayers and sports pundits were speculating as to the response of the Pacers' Larry Bird and his fellow NBA front office cohorts.
As the first turbaned Sikh American to play basketball for an NCAA program, I knew I needed to voice my opinion when I learned Sikh players on India's team were told by FIBA they must remove their dastars before playing at the Japan-India game.
Angela Salvadores was incredible for Spain, keeping them in contention with a 40-point performance and was named the tournament MVP.
The rightful inclusion and the Hall of Fame's recognition of former NBA Deputy Commissioner Russ Granik is a wonderful message for the many behind-the-scenes contributors to the global game of basketball.
The ABL is the first professional basketball league in the United States to play FIBA rules with the aim of placing players on teams of international professional leagues. And there is no shortage of talent in the new league.
The best young team of the world, reigning u18 European champion Lithuania won the u19 World Championship in Riga to confirm their domination among the 92-93 generation players.
The United States (5-0) defeated Lithuania (3-2) 107-105 in OT at the FIBA U19 World Championships in Latvia. This was the game of the tournament thus far.
By Michelle Chabin Religion News Service JERUSALEM (RNS) The international basketball federation has decided to permit an
Turkey's Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan is no Dr. Oz. Yet, his animosity towards tobacco and alcohol consumption reached a new height last week.
Interestingly whilst in the last decade we've witnessed rapid advances in technologies with knock-on effects on social behavior