Friday, January 15, 2021

Basketball

In France, the NBA unfolds its show and its business

Posted today at 4:46 p.m. Reserved for our subscribers StoryDecember 22 marked the start of the 2020-2021 season of the National Basket Association, the North American ultra-media basketball league. ...

NBA and Boston Celtics legend KC Jones is dead

KC Jones in Washington, in 2006. CHIP SOMODEVILLA / AFP Boston Celtics legend K. C. Jones, twelve-time North American Basketball League (NBA) champion as a player and coach, has died at the age of 88. “The Celtics...

the NBA already forced to postpone a game

The Houston Rockets on Dec. 17 against the San Antonio Spurs. Mark Mulligan / AP It did not take long for the Covid-19 to disrupt the new NBA season: the Houston-Oklahoma City match, scheduled for Wednesday...

for indoor sports, the compensation for ticket office losses is “insufficient”

The Astroballe Arena, in Villeurbanne near Lyon, during the Euroleague basketball match between Asvel Lyon-Villeurbanne and Maccabi Tel-Aviv, on December 16. OLIVIER CHASSIGNOLE / AFP During this holiday season, the crisis hits the “BHV”. As...

The NBA relaunches its match against the Covid-19

It is private from the public in most of the rooms and governed by a very strict protocol that the new NBA season begins. (Here, a preseason game at Capital One Arena, Washington, December 19,...

“I would rather do a daily test than leave in a sanitary bubble”

French player Evan Fournier (left), January 1, 2020, during a game at Capital One Arena in Washington. BRAD MILLS / USA TODAY SPORTS / AP After many negotiations, the NBA (National Basket Association) finally resumes Tuesday,...

Tony Parker, the art of rebounding

Posted today at 02:28, updated at 06:19 Reserved for our subscribers PortraitThe former star of French basketball and the NBA, "retired" since 2019, is today a very busy businessman, constantly...

Killian Hayes drafted by Detroit in 7th position, a record for a Frenchman

Killian Hayes with the Cholet jersey. AP“The Detroit Pistons choose in 7e position… Killian Hayes ” : at the announcement of NBA boss Adam Silver, the 19-year-old leader became, Wednesday, November 18, the highest drafted player...

NBA season kicks off on December 22

In Game 6 of the 2020-2021 NBA Season Finals between the Los Angeles Lakers and the Miami Heat on October 11 in Lake Buena Vista, Florida. MARK J. TERRILL / APThe 2020-2021 season of NBA, the...

“If the confinement continues beyond a month, few clubs will survive”

This weekend, Asvel and Orléans played a French basketball championship match behind closed doors. OLIVIER CHASSIGNOLE / AFPConfined, like the rest of the country, in the face of the second wave of the Covid-19 pandemic, French...

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salaries, transfers, training, competition format

The matches of the French championship continue to take place behind closed doors. PASCAL ROSSIGNOL / REUTERS The “League of Talents”...

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Tribune. The Chinese government is seeing a very noisy opponent leave with Donald Trump. But Beijing knows that its real problem will remain:...