Basketball


College basketball's three-point shot moving back to international distance

firefoxAn NCAA rules committee approved the move of the three-point line in college basketball back to the international distance of 22 feet, 1 ¾ inches.        


On Pro Basketball: The Knicks at Midseason: Full Arena, No Plan

Frank Ntilikina’s dwindling minutes are a troubling sign that the Knicks have given up on yet another player, and yet another year.


College basketball recruiting: Five-star guard RJ Hampton to play in Australian NBL, rejects Kansas, Memphis, Texas Tech

Hampton spurned some college basketball bluebloods for a chance to play in Australia


NBA DFS: Kyle Lowry and top picks for Bucks vs. Raptors, Game 5 FanDuel, DraftKings daily fantasy basketball lineups

Mike McClure, a DFS pro with almost $2 million in career earnings, gives optimal lineup advice


Study finds most sudden deaths in youth sports were in basketball

firefoxThe majority of sudden deaths in youth and middle school sports happen to boys at an average age of 13 on the basketball court, a NATA study found.        


NBA DFS: Kawhi Leonard and best picks for Warriors vs. Raptors, Game 1 FanDuel, DraftKings daily fantasy basketball lineups

Mike McClure, a DFS pro with almost $2 million in career earnings, gives optimal lineup advice


Top basketball recruit R.J. Hampton skipping college to play in New Zealand

firefoxHigh school basketball star R.J. Hampton is passing on Kansas, Texas Tech and Memphis to play professionally in New Zealand.


EKU Men’s Basketball Adds 6-10 Forward Tariq Balogun

Tariq Balogun – a 6-10 forward from London, England – has signed to play basketball at Eastern Kentucky University, head coach A.W. Hamilton announced on Monday. The post EKU Men’s Basketball Adds 6-10 Forward Tariq Balogun appeared first on LEX18.com.


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Why a top basketball prospect chose to play professionally in New Zealand over college

"I enjoy watching it and stuff like that, but ... college basketball is not my main goal," said RJ Hampton, a highly ranked pro prospect for the 2020 class. "My main goal is the NBA.”