Tag: Basketball

  • Does the NBA deserve Becky Hammon?

    Becky Hammon assistant coach for the San Antonio Spurs against the Philadelphia 76ers at Wells Fargo Center on January 7, 2022. (Tim Nwachukwu/Getty Images) participation in Nation Subscribe now for as little as $2 per month! Thank you for registering NationWeekly Bulletin. Thank you for registering. for more NationVerify Latest version. participation in Nation Subscribe […]

  • Former Opal Tully Bevilacqua takes basketball to new heights in New Zealand

    One of Australian basketball’s greats helped develop the women’s game in New Zealand, making her mark as head coach. Basketball champion Tully Bevilacoa has just exited her first season to take the reins at Burland Bokai in the new-look 2022 New Zealand Women’s Basketball League, called Tawehi Basketball Aotearoa. “Watch this space” when it comes […]

  • Trail Blazers hire Billups on Dawn Staley and Becky Hammon

    Becky Hammon (right, with Las Vegas owner Mark Davis)picture: Getty Images Becky Hammon and Don Staley were literally there. But instead of making history by being the first NBA team to hire a woman as a head coach, the Portland Trail Blazers chose former point guard Chauncey Billups — and led them to one of […]

  • Masai Ujiri and Pascal Siakam take Africa’s giants to new heights

    wild birds president Maasai Ujiri He got a little emotional while recounting a moment from his childhood in which his mother asked about his worn-out shoes and wondered if sports would feed him. “It’s feeding a lot of people now,” Ojiri said Monday at the United Nations Conference on Unstoppable Africa in New York. Aogiri […]

  • WNBA star Diddy Richards makes her fashion week debut as Doo

    NEW YORK – Tuesday marks Game Two of the WNBA Finals series, as the Las Vegas Aces battle the Connecticut Sun for the coveted championship title. With the door closed for another season, pre-game players will be shown at the entrances to the WNBA tunnel. However, the perennial Discussion on the failure of fashion To […]