Is the 2023 NBA experience the future of sports broadcast?
Rooftop basketball court in Braamfontein is for the culture, by the culture
Amid the trials the country faces in rebuilding after the long struggle for its independence, its success in basketball is hopeful
After hard-fought qualifiers, featuring teams from all over the continent, the 2023 teams have been confirmed
24 August is Kobe Bryant Day and we celebrate his life by remembering some of his unforgettable moments in his illustrious career.
The bulk of Sindiso Nyoni’s work involves brands. Making the concept translate is a tight balancing act
What happened on the continent this past week
The semifinals tip off on Saturday, with a champion to be crowned on Sunday
Joel Embiid gets the nod, and though Curry has performed well lately, there are doubts that the Warriors will prevail
Is a Lakers back-to-back a lock? And which Christmas Day game will be the most exciting?
The African Blogtable brings together some of the top basketball minds from across the continent to share their thoughts on the Heat-Lakers matchup in the NBA finals. After the Heat’s win in the latest game, here are their predictions ahead of game four.
The African Blogtable brings together some of the top basketball minds from across the continent to share their thoughts on the Heat-Lakers matchup at every stage of the best-of-seven series. Here are their predictions ahead of the second game
The NBA finals African Blogtable brings together some of the top basketball minds from across the continent who share their thoughts on the Heat-Lakers matchup at every stage of the best-of-seven series. Here are their predictions ahead of game one
Would-be professionals have taken to technology into their own hands to arrange fixtures and tournaments for their favourite sport
This year’s NBA Western Conference finals sees the Lakers face off against the Nuggets, a matchup that last recalled a decade ago. We asked our team of experts for their predictions
The Toronto Raptors and Boston Celtics meet in the Eestern Conference playoffs this week. Our African Blogtable contributors weigh in on which team they think will take it
Nigerian basketball players Austin Akpejiori and Ukamaka Okoh are keeping busy during their Covid-mandated time off court — with interior design and shoemaking, respectively
The NBA playoffs have officially begun and the race to the championship is tight. African sports journalists from all over the continent share their answers to some burning questions about this season’s potential winner
Twelve teams. Seven cities. One champion. The first BAL season is about to tip off, and we’re here for it (as soon as coronavirus fears abate)
Masai Ujiri, a Nigerian sports executive, has put the continent on the basketball map
Games were not shown on the Chinese network on Wednesday morning.
Basketball is progressing in Africa and so is the talent of the youth playing it
Canada’s NBA franchise, and Africa’s biggest influence on the league, is one of those special stories that only comes around once every few years
Basketball’s big-name heroes are taking a back seat as resurgent role players make the game sing
The Milwaukee Bucks’ 2.11m star player is redefining our conception of greatness
The 59-year-old Lakers legend’s decision follows the failure of the LA franchise to make the playoffs for a sixth consecutive year.
The NBA is already invested on the continent. It has organised Basketball Without Borders in various African countries over the past 16 years
African basketball fans may no longer have to look solely to the United States for fandom
James agreed to terms on the Lakers deal, leaving the Cleveland Cavaliers after four seasons in which he led them to four NBA Finals
Will the Cavaliers’ previous finals win give them the ego boost they need to win or will hindsight’s 20/20 vision give the Warriors the extra edge?
A spat with higher-ups is casting a shadow over the local league, which starts this weekend
Tony Parker has led five San Antonio players in double figures as the Spurs beat the depleted LA Lakers 103-82 to knock them out of the NBA playoffs.