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Kentucky-Michigan clash in London delayed

Perennial US college basketball powerhouses Kentucky and Michigan have postponed their scheduled December 6 matchup in London until 2022 because of the coronavirus pandemic, the university teams announced. The inaugural Basketball Hall of Fame London Showcase will be played at the O2 Arena on December 4, 2022 as part of a three-game series that will […]

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PBA stars back protocols

By Waylon Galvez         Several superstar players support the idea of the PBA board to have teams stay in quarters as part of protocols to maintain safety if and when the league resumes the Philippine Cup later this year. Barangay Ginebra San Miguel guard LA Tenorio said Thursday that if staying in […]

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FIBA moves 3×3 OQT to 2021

With the Tokyo Olympics being moved to 2021, the International Basketball Federation (FIBA) has decided to move the two 3×3 basketball Olympic Qualifying Tournaments to next year as well. This as last March 12, FIBA 3X3 has deemed that no official 3×3 tournament will take place before August 2020 at the earliest due to the […]

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NBA leaning heavily toward Disney World

Disney World has emerged as the frontrunner to host NBA teams and games if the 2020 season resumes, The Athletic reported Wednesday. “The NBA has Orlando/Disney World as a clear frontrunner for return-to-play site for resuming 2019-2020 season. Orlando has gained significant seriousness among other cities such as Las Vegas,” Shams Charania reported via Twitter. […]

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NBA to issue guidelines on recalling players

LOS ANGELES (AFP) – NBA teams expect the league office to issue guidelines around June 1 allowing teams to begin recalling far-flung players in anticipation of resuming the coronavirus-disrupted season, ESPN reported Wednesday. The US sports broadcaster said teams expect to be told about the same time when they can expand individual workouts ‒ already […]

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Board discusses ways for PBA return

By Waylon Galvez       The PBA board is now discussing key factors and protocols that will be presented to government officials for possible resumption of the Philippine Cup later this year. Alfrancis Chua, who represents Barangay Ginebra San Miguel, said that board representatives are now “brainstorming” in order to find ways for an […]

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