FIBA World Cup 2019: USA coach Gregg Popovich singles out Australia as major title threat ahead of tournament
Australia, led by Patty Mills, who is coached by Popovich at San Antonio, lost the bronze medal final at the 2016 Olympics to Spain
NBA Playoffs 2019: Kawhi Leonard leads Toronto Raptors to gritty overtime win over Milwaukee Bucks in Game 3
Kawhi Leonard scored eight of his 36 points in the second overtime period to lead the Toronto Raptors to a gritty 118-112 victory over the Milwaukee Bucks.
NBA Playoffs 2019: Brook Lopez's impressive late run sparks Bucks' hard-fought victory over Raptors in Game 1
Brook Lopez scored 29 points as the Milwaukee Bucks staged a late rally to defeat the Toronto Raptors 108-100 in the opening game of their NBA Eastern Conference finals clash
NBA: Giannis Antetokounmpo or James Harden? A deep-dive to examine the claims of this season's MVP contenders
Racing towards the coveted MVP trophy, Giannis Antetokounmpo and James Harden represent two sides of a philosophical battle.
NBA Rundown Week 16: The Anthony Davis-sized question mark confronting the league, Rudy Gobert's dashed dreams and more
Bits and bobs from another exciting week in the NBA
NBA: Bucks topple Raptors in marquee Eastern Conference clash; Spurs continue dominance at home with win over Nets
Giannis Antetokounmpo finished with a team-high 19 points and nine rebounds as the Milwaukee Bucks beat the Toronto Raptors 105-92 in a showdown between the two top Eastern Conference teams.
NBA: Kawhi Leonard's career-high 45 points inspires Raptors to comeback win; Bucks continue impressive run by beating Pistons
Kawhi Leonard excelled, making all seven of his field goal attempts in the third quarter as he scored 19 points in the period and the Raptors — who trailed by two at halftime — pulled away.
NBA: Los Angeles Lakers edge past Atlanta Hawks; James Harden scores season-high 40 points as Houston Rockets beat Indiana Pacers
LeBron James powered Los Angeles Lakers to a 107-106 victory over the Atlanta Hawks as James Harden orchestrated Houston Rockets' win over the Indiana Pacers.
NBA: LA Lakers' Brook Lopez on weight of expectations at the franchise, LeBron James' potential arrival and more
In an interview with Firstpost, LA Lakers centre Brook Lopez discusses the weight of expectations at the legacy franchise and what went wrong in the last season.
The Junior NBA National Finals has brought together eight boys and eight girls teams, comprising top 10 players from each Junior NBA city tournament in Bengaluru, Chennai, Delhi, Hyderabad, Kerala, Kolkata, Mumbai and Punjab.
The Lakers improved to 11-18 on the season with Kuzma scoring 24 of his 38 points in the first half on nine-of-nine shooting.
Kyrie Irving is picking up right where he left off last season, displaying the same late-game composure that allows him to sink clutch baskets.