Pro – Starting Five (Week 1)

1. Trevor Mbakwe gets the highest rating of last weekend’s action after coming off the bench to score 18 points as his side Maccabi Tel Aviv defeated Bnei Hertzeliyya 85-70 in the top tier of the Israeli [...]

Pros: Top Nigerian Signings

With several professional leagues getting ready to tip of their basketball season this weekend, quite a number of Nigerian athletes will be playing in some of the biggest leagues across the globe. A handful of athletes have [...]

Pro Season Update – Nigerian Athletes

With various professional leagues tipping off their season across the globe, we take a look at some of the Nigerian athletes who will be plying their trade for new teams in the 2014-15 season. After spending [...]

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 [...]