Former NBA players Yi Jianlian and Will Bynum combined 72 points to lead Guangdong past Shanxi 129-112, extending their winning streak to 17 games in the Chinese Basketball Association (CBA) league on Sunday.
Guangdong had 16 wins against one loss in their match record with Shanxi. Their sole defeat came with 121-128 road loss in the 2011-2012 season.
Oct 16, 2014 | by Jill Painter Lopez, Fox Sports West
Joe Ingles probably knew he was starting to fit in with the Clippers when Blake Griffin started to imitate him. In front of him, of course.
Ingles, the 6-foot-8 Australian guard/forward, signed a one-year deal with the Clippers in his first run at making an NBA roster. He most recently played in Europe for the last five years.
He's never lost that ...
Ryan Broekhoff has surprised even Boomers coach Andrej Lemanis by forcing his way from 12th player into the starting line-up for this World Cup campaign.
Melbourne-born Broekhoff, 24 and 201cm, saw daylight midway through the Boomers’ nine-game European preparation and shot with such sniper-like accuracy, he made it impossible to ignore him as a starter.
Aug 08, 2014 | by Roy Ward, The Sydney Morning Herald
Ryan Broekhoff may have been the last player picked in the Boomers team for this month’s FIBA basketball world cup in Spain but he plans on having an impact on the campaign.
The Frankston-born and raised forward doesn’t know for sure if he was last picked but he does acknowledge he was the very last player coach Andrej Lemanis informed of ...
BARCELONA, Spain -- After leading Maccabi Electra Tel Aviv to a pair of dramatic wins at the Turkish Airlines Euroleague Final Four in Milan, Italy, and bringing the title back to Israel for the first time in eight seasons, new Cavaliers coach David Blatt has been voted the 2013-14 Euroleague Basketball Alexander Gomelskiy Coach of the Year by his peers.
That became one of the subjects in my long talk with new Cavaliers coach David Blatt this week.
Blatt came to the Cavs after coaching for 22 years in as Russia, Israel, Greece, Turkey and Italy. Yes, he's from the Boston suburb of Framingham, and he played at Princeton. But Blatt is unique among NBA coaches. Not only has he never ...