NBA 2022-23: LeBron James scores 39 for sizzling Los Angeles Lakers

LeBron James scored a season-high 39 points — 16 of them in a decisive stretch — as the visiting Los Angeles Lakers defeated the San Antonio Spurs 143-138 on Saturday … Read More

Spain overtakes USA for No. 1 spot in FIBA men’s rankings

For the first time in 12 years, USA Basketball is not atop the world men’s rankings. FIBA, the sport’s governing body, updated its rankings on Friday — and Spain moved … Read More

Basketball’s new home in Shillong

The North Eastern Indira Gandhi Regional Institute of Health and Medical Sciences, or NEIGRIHMS as it is colloquially called, has stood on the outskirts of Shillong since 1987. Over the … Read More

LeBron James says Nets’ Kyrie Irving should be allowed to play

NBA superstar LeBron James said on Thursday that Brooklyn guard Kyrie Irving should be allowed back on the court after the anti-semitism furore that saw the Nets suspend him. Fallout … Read More

Jailed WNBA star Brittney Griner moved to a penal colony in Russia

Jailed American basketball star Brittney Griner has been moved to a penal colony in Russia, her legal team said on Wednesday. A Russian court rejected her appeal of her nine-year … Read More

LeBron out as Lakers seek revenge against Utah Jazz

In an interesting scheduling quirk, the Utah Jazz and Los Angeles Lakers will meet Monday night in Salt Lake City after the two teams both played a pair of games … Read More