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Jul 13, 2021

Gregg Popovich Has Tense Exchange With Reporter After Team USA’s Latest Loss (VIDEO)

Team USA basketball suffered its second straight embarrassing exhibition loss while warming up for the Tokyo Olympics, and Gregg Popovich was not pleased with the team’s performance. After losing to Nigeria over the weekend, Team USA lost yet again to...

Jun 29, 2021

Quentin Hillsman, Syracuse WBB Coach, Accused Of Abuse, Unwanted Contact By Players

Quentin Hillsman, head coach of the Syracuse women’s basketball team, has been accused of abuse and unwanted contact by players. In a scathing report from The Athletic, nine former players and 19 former staffers or managers accused Hillsman of abuse,...

Jun 8, 2021

Duke Basketball Returning To Full Capacity For Coach K’s Final Season

Duke basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski announced earlier this month that he will be retiring following the upcoming season. And this week, the Blue Devils announced that the Cameron Crazies will be back in full force. According to a video posted...

Duke’s Mike Krzyzewski Will Reportedly Retire After Season

The upcoming season will reportedly mark the end of an era for the Duke basketball program. According to Jeff Goodman of Stadium, head coach Mike Krzyzewski has decided he will retire following the 2021-22 campaign. Goodman also noted the leading...

Jun 2, 2021

Iowa Basketball Player Jordan Bohannon Assaulted; Suffers ‘Serious Head Injury’

Iowa basketball player Jordan Bohannon was reportedly assaulted over the weekend and has suffered a “serious head injury,” according to the university. Bohannon was assaulted on Sunday morning in Iowa City, but very few details surrounding the incident have been...

May 25, 2021

Rapper J Cole To Play Professional Basketball In Africa

Rapper J. Cole is continuing to pursue his dream of being a professional basketball player. On Monday, it was announced that the Grammy-winning rapper has signed a deal to join Rwanda Patriots BBC of the Basketball Africa League (BAL). The...

May 10, 2021

Apr 23, 2021

Kentucky Basketball Player Terrence Clarke Killed In Car Accident

Terrence Clarke, a freshman guard for the Kentucky Wildcats basketball team, was tragically killed in a car accident in Los Angeles on Thursday. Clarke was just 19 years old. The driver of the other vehicle did not suffer any injuries....

Apr 19, 2021

Chet Holmgren: No. 1 Recruit Commits To Gonzaga

Chet Holmgren, the No. 1 basketball recruit in this year’s class, has announced his decision. The 7-footer announced that he will be committing to the Gonzaga Bulldogs, who are fresh off of an appearance in the NCAA Tournament championship game...

Apr 16, 2021

AAU Ref Gets Into Brawl With Players, Coaches, & Parents (VIDEO)

It’s not every day that you see a ref get involved in a brawl, but that’s exactly what happened during an AAU event over the weekend at the Pacers Athletic Center in Westfield, Indiana. A coach decided to argue a...

Apr 15, 2021

High School Basketball Coach Killed In Shootout With Drug Cartel

Barney Harris, a high basketball coach at Union Academy in North Carolina, was shot and killed in what authorities are calling a shootout with a Mexican drug cartel. According to reports, Harris died last week after attempting to rob a...

Apr 9, 2021

Ref Bert Smith Collapsed During NCAA Tourney Due To Blood Clot In Lung

Bert Smith, veteran NCAA official, just collapsed on the court. He's now on his feet. pic.twitter.com/BOhBvJT01U — Timothy Burke (@bubbaprog) March 30, 2021 Referee Bert Smith collapsed while working during the first half between USC and Gonzaga in the Elite...

Apr 7, 2021

Arizona Basketball Coach Sean Miller Fired Amid NCAA Bribery Scandal

The Arizona basketball program is moving forward. On Wednesday, the Wildcats announced that head coach Sean Miller has been fired as the fallout continues following the NCAA bribery scandal and investigation. Arizona had previously self-imposed a postseason ban which was...