International Basketball

Japanese men’s basketball traditionally does not have many players make the NBA. In the history of the NBA, there have only been five players to make the league and one of them played only four games in the NBA. The Five Best NBA Players from Japan 5. Yuta Tabuse (2004) and 4. J.R. Henderson (now […]

Team Canada or the Canadian women’s basketball team gets a vital win against the South Korean women’s basketball team. They now have a 1-1 record in their group. It was a close game in the first half, however, Canada pulled away in the second half. Team Canada gets a first win in Tokyo 2020 against […]

Canada vs Serbia in Tokyo will take place on July 26. The Canadian women’s basketball team will face the Serbian women’s basketball team to open their FIBA Women’s Olympic campaign. Serbia will be a tough team as they are defending bronze medalists. Canada vs Serbia – Tokyo 2020 Olympic Basketball Canadian Women’s Basketball – Miranda […]

Kevin Durant of USA Men's Basketball

The Tokyo Olympics opening ceremony is just around the corner. As usual, the United States are massive favorites to win both the men’s and women’s gold medals. Before any exhibition games were played, the men were -2000 favorites, meaning you would need to bet $2,000 to win $100. However, the men’s USA basketball team is […]

Late on Tuesday, the medal-seeking Canadian women’s basketball team was revealed. This included three current WNBA players on the roster. This team will now look to win their first-ever medal in the Tokyo 2020 Summer Olympics. Canadian Women’s Basketball Team Roster Revealed Canada’s 🇨🇦 Tokyo 2020 women’s basketball team announced. Read more: #Tokyo2020 […]

It was a slow start for the Canadian men’s basketball team. However, Canada had a much better second half and ended up winning the game 97-91. Credit goes to Greece, who were missing a lot of their players in the Olympic qualifiers and put up a valiant fight. Canadian Men’s Basketball Team wins because of […]

Richard Nurse - Jun 28, 2021

The Dream Team, Dream Team II and the Redeem Team. The team USA Olympic stage has birthed some of the best basketball moments in history. This summer will be no different as a myriad of stars will look to showcase their talents to the world. For Kevin Love, that also means the chance to escape […]

Tokyo Olympic qualifiers preview: Canada vs Greece

Canada vs Greece will be Canada’s first game in the Olympic qualifying tournament. They will face possibly their biggest adversary in Greece. Greece is one of the three teams that might prevent Canada from making it to the Tokyo 2020 Summer Olympics. Canada vs Greece in Men’s Olympic Qualifier Canada Players on the Canadian Men’s […]

Canada men's basketball looks to qualify for the Tokyo Olympics

The Canada men’s basketball team will look to qualify for the Summer Olympics for the first time since 2000. They will open their Olympic qualifying tournament against Greece. All the Olympic qualifying games will take place at Save-On-Foods Memorial Centre in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada. Canada Men’s Olympic Qualifying Basketball Roster Analysis Eight NBA Players […]

Landen Secrest - Jun 23, 2021

Due to a shortened NBA season, many players had doubts about playing in the Olympics. In a season full of injuries, some players will decide to prioritize their health this summer. Although there will be plenty of stars missing from the roster, Team U.S.A. looks better than expected. Kevin Durant and Damian Lillard headline a […]

The WNBA has had only three Japanese players in its history. These players have come in the first three decades of the WNBA’s existence. Japanese players can be seen in the WNBA since the inaugural season of the league. None of them are currently in the WNBA, but there is still one former WNBA player […]

The Canadian women’s basketball team will be making their fourth straight Olympics appearance in Tokyo this year. They are currently ranked fourth in the world and will be looking to get their first-ever medal in the Tokyo Olympics. Canada currently has the third most WNBA players by nationality, only behind Australia and the U.S. Despite […]

Japanese basketball players have traditionally failed to make the National Basketball League. However, there has been a lot of positive trends in the right direction for the Japanese basketball team. This includes being the co-hosts of the 2023 FIBA World Cup with the Philippines and Indonesia. Japanese Basketball Players: Making their Name in the NBA […]

Tokyo Olympics Basketball

The Tokyo Olympics men’s basketball groups were recently revealed on February 2nd. There will be three groups of four teams each in the Olympics, totalling 12 teams. The top two teams from each group make it to the knockout stage along with the best two of three third-place finishers in the 2020 Summer Olympics. Tokyo […]

Justė Jocytė, the Lithuanian international player, is making quite a big name for herself. The teenage phenomenon is only 15 years old and is just starting her basketball career. However, she has already reached the Lithuanian national team and is already a professional basketball player. The Rise to the Professional Level for Justė Jocytė The […]

The British women’s basketball team hosted the 2012 Summer Olympics and almost qualified for the 2020 Summer Olympics. They did not win a game in the 2012 Summer Olympics but have steadily improved into one of the top European basketball nations in the world. Throughout the WNBA, they had three players represented in the WNBA, […]

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