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IK Iroegbu Joins German Basketball Club

Nigerian basketball men’s senior national team, D’Tigers  guard, IkIroegbu has joined German Bundesliga side, Science City Jenain a year’s deal. The product of Washington State played his rookie season as a pro in G-League with Agua Caliente Clippers averaging 12.2 points, 4.1 rebounds and 3.9 assists per game. He becomes the second Washington State basketball player to join the German ...

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LeBron James Begins Los Angeles Lakers’ Spell

American basketball icon, LeBron James signed his new four-year NBA contract worth $154m with Los Angeles Lakers, whose president, Earvin “Magic” Johnson said the team has taken a huge step forward with the sealed deal. James’ agents, The Klutch Sports Group, tweeted a photo of the four-time NBA Most Valuable Player with “officially signed with the Lakers” as the caption. ...

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FIBA-AFRICA 2019 Qualifier: D’Tigers Off To China Training Tour

…Adelanwa So Sure Of Nigeria Nigeria’s D’Tigers are finalizing plan to travel to China this weekend for a 10-day training tour to prepare the team ahead of their FIBA-Africa 2019 World cup Second-round Qualifiers against Senegal, Cote d’Ivoire, Central Africa Republic, Rwanda and Mali. Nigeria Basketball Federation’s First Vice-President Babs Ogunade who unfolded the planned trip to Sports Day in ...

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FIBA-AFRICA 2019 WORLD CUP QUALIFIER: D’TIGERS ON TRAINING TOUR TO CHINA

Nigeria’s D’Tigers are finalizing plan to travel to China this weekend for a 10-day training tour to prepare the team ahead of their FIBA-Africa 2019 World cup Second-round Qualifiers against Senegal, Cote d’Ivoire, Central Africa Republic, Rwanda and Mali. Nigeria Basketball Federation’s First Vice-President, Babs Ogunade who unfolded the planned trip to SportsDay in a telephone chat in Abeokuta, said ...

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D’Tigers Star Celebrates Growth Of Nigerian Basketball

Nigeria men’s basketball national team, D’Tigers point guard, Ben Uzoh is celebrating what he believes has been accelerated growth of the giants’ sport in the country, and believes the slam-dunk game has surged higher than ever before. Uzohreflected on strides by D’Tigers, as well as the female team, D’Tigress and other levels of the game in recent time, to which ...

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D’Tigress Star Hails B’ball Surge In Nigeria

D’Tigers point guard, Ben Uzoh is thrilled with the recent acceptance of basketball culture and its overall growth in Nigeria. A member of the 2015 Afrobasket winning team in Tunisia said coming home to see the level of acceptance during the last 2019 FIBA World cup qualifiers hosted in Lagos was a great feeling which was indescribable. Uzoh who plays ...

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LeBron James Signs Sealed Deal With LA Lakers

American basketball icon, LeBron James signed his new four-year NBA contract worth $154m with Los Angeles Lakers, whose president, Earvin “Magic” Johnson said the team has taken a huge step forward with the sealed deal. James’ agents, The Klutch Sports Group, tweeted a photo of the four-time NBA Most Valuable Player with “officially signed with the Lakers” as the caption. ...

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D’Tigers’ Coach Sets FIBA Programme In Motion

Nigeria’s male senior basketball national team, D’Tigers’ coach, Alex Nwora has declared that last weekend’s victory over Uganda has set the stage for the commencement of preparations for the final round of the 2019 FIBA World Cup qualifiers. Nwora said after his side became the first team in Africa to qualify for the final round of the qualifiers with a ...

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LeBron James Relives Rags To Riches Story

American basketball star, LeBron James is basking in the euphoria of his recent giant strides with Cleveland Cavaliers in the NBA, but will forever remember that he has a quintessential rags to riches story. James was born in Akron, Ohio, moving from apartment to apartment in rough neighborhoods until his mother allowed him to move in with a prep football ...

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Choosing Nigeria over USA was easy- Jordan Nwora

The latest golden boy of Nigerian basketball, Jordan Nwora said the decision to play for the D’Tigers rather than wait for Dream Team was pretty easy because of the love for his fatherland. The University of Louisville undergraduate who has been tipped by many as a first round pick in the NBA draft next year said it was a great ...

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