Pros

Al Farouq Aminu – “As long as they want me to play, I’m going to play every time.”

Nigerian International Al Farouq Aminu recently signed a 2 year deal with the 2012 NBA Champions the Dallas Mavericks. Aminu who was a member of the Nigerian squad that participated in the 2013 Afrobasket competition averaged [...]

NBA Summer League Round-Up (Nigerian Athletes)

  By Zion Olojede While the basketball world was focused on forecasting and analyzing the future of superstar LeBron James, the NBA showcased their future stars in the Orlando and Las Vegas summer leagues during the [...]

NBA Dreams For Melvin Ejim, Thanasis Adetokunbo & Talib Zanna.

As we count down to the 2014 NBA Draft, three athletes of Nigerian heritage will be hoping to hear their name called by new NBA commissioner Adam Silver at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York [...]

Ike Diogu Wastes No Time In Puerto Rico…

After a successful campaign with Bakersfield Jam in the NBA Development League where he earned honorable mention, Ike Diogu rejoined Puerto Rican powerhouse Ponce De Leones last week in a bid to strengthen their front-court. Diogu [...]

Pro: Starting Five (Week 18)

1. Victor Oladipo – NBA Player of the week goes to Victor Oladipo who had 30 points and a career high 14 assists in the 129-121 win over the New York Knicks. Oladipo who is a [...]