Tuesday, June 30, 2015
Jeremy Lin (林書豪), the first NBA player of Taiwanese descent, said Monday that he hopes to spend more time at Taiwan's night markets -- his favorite places in the country.
Sunday, June 28, 2015
It is a rare day in India when basketball makes the front page of newspapers, yet Satnam Singh Bhamara achieved that feat when he became the first Indian to be drafted to the NBA this week.
Saturday, June 27, 2015
In his first offseason leading the New York Knicks, Phil Jackson came up short trying to land Pau Gasol. Jackson may have landed his multifaceted forward a year later with Kristaps Porzingis of Latvia.
Teen big man Karl-Anthony Towns was chosen by the Minnesota Timberwolves with the first pick in Thursday's NBA Draft, while Satnam Singh Bhamara made history as the first India-born selection.
Eighteen years to the day after selecting Tim Duncan, the San Antonio Spurs chose another former swimmer in the first round of the NBA draft by taking Serbia's Nikola Milutinov with selection 26 on Thursday.
Thursday, June 18, 2015
Wednesday, June 17, 2015
Stephen Curry and his Golden State teammates face the biggest game of their careers Tuesday as the Warriors visit Cleveland with a chance to capture their first NBA title in 40 years.
Tuesday, June 16, 2015
The Golden State Warriors are a win away from ending one long championship drought and extending another.
Saturday, June 13, 2015
Golden State held LeBron James scoreless in the fourth quarter and pulled away for a 103-82 win at Cleveland on Thursday to tie the NBA Finals at 2-2.
Golden State forward Andre Iguodala had been consigned to a reserve role for 100 games during the season and playoffs, but he made his first start a memorable one Thursday.