Saturday, April 10, 2021

Basketball

Joakim Noah withdraws from court after thirteen seasons in NBA

Joakim Noah, August 13, 2020 in the NBA health bubble in Florida, in the jersey of his last club, the Los Angeles Clippers. MIKE EHRMANN / AFP "It was a hell of an adventure" : Joakim...

Rudy Gobert selected for the second time in the NBA All-Star Game

Pivot Rudy Gobert performs with the Utah Jazz, Monday, February 22, in Salt Lake City. Rick Bowmer / AP Rudy Gobert will have gone through all the emotions in a year: anguish and embarrassment caused by...

Luol Deng, former NBA superstar who wants to make South Sudan a basketball powerhouse

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imbroglio during an NBA game that a player must leave in the middle

The Nets player, Kevin Durant (black jersey) just had time to score 8 points in 19 minutes of play, before having to leave the floor for health reasons, Friday, February 5, in New York. Frank...

Dozens of basketball fans celebrate Kobe Bryant in Los Angeles one year after his death

Posted today at 04:09, updated at 04:20 In images, in picturesCovid-19 pandemic requires, no rally was organized for this anniversary. Neither the city nor the “angeleno” club had planned a celebration. A few dozen basketball...

the in-between of French basketball faced with the constraints related to Covid-19

A closed-door meeting between Lyon-Villeurbanne and Chalon-sur-Saône, January 17, 2021. OLIVIER CHASSIGNOLE / AFP The policy of small steps of French basketball in the face of the crisis linked to the new coronavirus continues. Meeting on...

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...

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the bloodshed continues, the United Nations urged to act

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