Basketball

Utsunomiya to host FIBA 3×3 World Tour Final 2019

The Japanese city of Utsunomiya will host the final event of FIBA 3x3’s professional season on November 2-3, 2019. After organizing a World Tour Masters for the last 3 years, the capital of the Tochigi prefecture ...

SENIOR MEN’S NATIONAL TEAM SEPTEMBER 2018 TRAINING CAMP ROSTER ANNOUNCED

Canada Basketball is pleased to announce the roster for training camp ahead of September’s FIBA Basketball World Cup 2019 Americas Qualifiers. Canada resumes the FIBA Basketball World Cup 2019 Americas Qualifiers on Thursday, September 13 at 7:30 p.m. EDT in Laval ...

Novi Sad Al Wahda’s historic streak continues at FIBA 3×3

Novi Sad Al Wahda (SRB) won their 4th Masters of the season in Debrecen, Hungary on August 30, 2018. The number one team in the world extended its winning streak to 22 games in a row  after defeating Riga (LAT) 21-10 ...

SENIOR WOMEN’S NATIONAL TEAM PHASE 3 TRAINING CAMP INVITES ANNOUNCED

Canada Basketball is pleased to announce the invites for training camp ahead of the FIBA Women's Basketball World Cup 2018. Head Coach Lisa Thomaidis (University of Saskatchewan) will lead Canada and be joined by assistants Steve Baur (Canada Basketball) and ...

2018 ONE Basketball Organization Hall of Fame Golf Classic

The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, in conjunction with ONE Basketball Organization and Audi, will host its third annual Golf Classic on Friday, November 16th at Monarch Beach Golf Links in Dana Point, California. This ...

CANADA DEFEATS PANAMA IN QUARTER-FINAL PLAY AT FIBA U18 AMERICAS

Team Canada's U18 team defeated Panama 105-39 on Thursday evening during the Quarter Finals of the FIBA U18 Americas Championship tournament. With the win, Canada earns their fourth straight victory of the tournament and improve to a 4-0 record as they look ...

BHOF Announces Four Matchups for Fourth Annual Hoophall Miami Invitational

The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame announced today the matchups for the fourth annual Hoophall Miami Invitational presented by Citi, a premier college basketball showcase held in conjunction with AmericanAirlines Arena on Saturday, December 1. The one-day quadruple-header ...

BHOF Reveals Renovations

Early in 2015, Jerry Colangelo, Chairman of the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame’s Board of Governors, announced the launch of the Basketball Hall of Fame’s “It’s Time to Step Forward” Capital Campaign to support the renovation ...

CANADA’S YOUTH MEN RISE TO NO. 2 IN FIBA WORLD RANKING

Following a historic summer, Canada's youth men have risen to a program-high No. 2 in the FIBA World Ranking presented by Nike. When the revised rankings were revealed earlier this week following the completion of the FIBA U16 ...

CANADA WINS SILVER IN MEN’S BASKETBALL AT COMMONWEALTH GAMES

Canada's men's Commonwealth Games team fell 87-47 to hosts Australia in the gold medal game on Sunday afternoon to finish second at the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games. Munis Tutu led Canada with 10 points and six rebounds, ...

Canada’s Kia Nurse Named Finalist For BHOF Award

 The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame and Women’s Basketball Coaches Association announced today the five finalists for the 2018 Nancy Lieberman Award. Named after the Hall of Famer, three-time All-American and two-time National Champion ...