Basketball

The magic of the triangle

NEW YORK — The triangle. To most, the triangle is simply a three-sided shape. For long-suffering fans of the New York Knicks, though, the triangle has come to mean something...

S$30b TV deal means new ballgame for NBA

S$30b TV deal means new ballgame for NBA

NEW YORK — For the longest time, the cash infusion that the NBA was expected to gain from a renegotiated television contract was nothing more than a whisper, a mythical figure...

Silver the best man to fight racism: Grant

SINGAPORE — Retired Chicago Bulls star Horace Grant believes the problem of racism in professional basketball will not go away anytime soon, but is confident the NBA has got it...

Clippers can crack Spurs-Thunder reign

Clippers can crack Spurs-Thunder reign

NEW YORK — Once again, the NBA’s Western Conference is so deep there is a reasonable chance it will take 50 wins just to make the playoffs. In the Eastern Conference, only the...

Gallery: Shaq making big business bigger

Shaq making big business bigger

ATLANTA — Shaquille O’ Neal arrived at Turner Studios in Atlanta wearing a tailored suit, size 60XL, and carrying a leather briefcase. He sat at a table at the front of the room...

France stun Spain as Serbia rout Brazil

France stun Spain as Serbia rout Brazil

MADRID – Huge upsets lit up the basketball World Cup on Wednesday (Thursday morning, Sept 11, Singapore time) as France beat hosts Spain 65-52 while Serbia thumped Brazil 84-56...

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