If the NBA India Games 2019 was about giving the popularity of basketball a push in the country, the organisers will return with smiles on their faces as Mumbai showed great enthusiasm, love and knowledge for the game,
In the NBA debut in India, the Pacers had eked out a 132-131 victory against the Kings on Friday, but on Saturday it was altogether a different ball game and the Pacers had a comfortable outing, as they dominated all the four quarters in the match
The Pacers edged the Kings in a thriller in Mumbai with the final score reading 132-131. Kings dominated the first quarter of the match and they went into the break with a lead of 39-29.
NBA India Games 2019: Indiana Pacers spring late comeback to edge past Sacramento Kings in pre-season game
After the regulation time ended at 118-118, the match was decided in the extra five minutes when the Pacers, who were trailing throughout the match, went ahead for the first time and managed to eke out a close win
NBA India Games 2019: Sacramento Kings coach Luke Walton says his team will 'fly' in upcoming season
Sacramento Kings missed out on the playoffs spot by a whisker last season and two-time NBA champion Luke Walton has been hired to to make it possible in upcoming season, something that they have not achieved since 2006.
NBA India Games 2019: From biggest names on court to Indian connection, all you need to know about showpiece games
With 10 days to go for the NBA India Games, here’s a ready reckoner on what fans can expect from the basketball showpiece between Sacramento Kings and Indiana Pacers.
NBA India Games 2019: All you need to know about Indiana Pacers ahead of landmark Mumbai matches against Sacramento Kings
With just a few days remaining until they meet the Sacramento Kings in the NBA India games, here's everything you need to know about the Indiana Pacers
NBA India Games 2019: Behind Buddy Hield's success, improvised hoops made from milk crates and plywood backboards
A rim made out of milk crates. A backboard made out of old, misshapen plywood pieces. And a dream to join just the five men before him to make it to the NBA from Bahamas. Here's the Buddy Hield story:
NBA India Games 2019: Mumbai-born Sacramento Kings owner Vivek Ranadive touts basketball to become India's second-favourite sport
Vivek Ranadive's Sacramento Kings will taking on Indiana Pacers in first NBA pres-season games to be held in India on 4 and 5 October.
NBA India Games 2019: All you need to know about Sacramento Kings ahead of landmark Mumbai matches against Indiana Pacers
With just a few days remaining until they meet the Indiana Pacers in the NBA India games, here's everything you need to know about the Sacramento Kings
Women's NBA legend Ebony Hoffman on Monday said the US-based National Basketball Association (NBA) was coming to India with the intention of popularising the sport.
NBA India Games 2019: League to start series of grassroots, youth basketball and elite development events in Mumbai
Ahead of the NBA India Games, NBA Cares, Jr NBA, Her Time to Play and NBA Academy programming will feature basketball clinics, community impact projects and special events.
NBA India Games 2019: Indiana Pacers, Sacramento Kings to use long-haul flight to India to strengthen team chemistry
The NBA India Games will see Indiana Pacers and Sacramento Kings take long-haul flights across multiple time zones. But both teams will use this 'historic' trip for team bonding.
FIBA World Cup 2019: Kobe Bryant says days of 'Dream Team' are gone after Team USA's quarter-final ouster
After Team USA's failed FIBA World Cup campaign, Kobe Bryant said: "The days of the 1992 Barcelona 'Dream Team' are gone so it's going to be tough."
NBA India Games 2019: 3,000 students to be invited for first game between Sacramento Kings and Indiana Pacers
3,000 students from over 70 schools in Mumbai will be invited to watch the October 4 game of the NBA India Games between Sacramento Kings and Indiana Pacers.
The Los Angeles Lakers confirmed that former Indiana Pacers and Orlando Magic coach Frank Vogel had signed a multi-year contract to coach the storied NBA franchise.
Harrison Barnes interview: NBA star talks about the mid-game trade to Sacramento Kings, the NBA India Games and more
Harrison Barnes spoke to Firstpost about *that* trade which changed his life, his stint with the Golden State Warriors, the Sacramento Kings’ chances of making it to the Playoffs next season and the upcoming NBA India Games in October.
Sacramento Kings forward Harrison Barnes will visit India on Sunday. Barnes’ visit comes ahead of the NBA India Games 2019 in October this year, where the Kings will face the Indiana Pacers in two games.
NBA Playoffs 2019: Celtics complete first-round sweep of Pacers; Raptors, Warriors secure victories to go 3-1 up
The Boston Celtics swept their way past Indiana, while the Golden State and Toronto registered road victories over Orlando and the Los Angeles Clippers to take commanding leads in their first-round playoff series on Sunday
NBA Playoffs 2019: From Warriors' quest for elusive record to DeMarcus Cousins' unwanted streak, 10 facts about postseason
As always at NBA Playoff time, there are some familiar things and some not-so-familiar things. With the postseason set to begin on Saturday, here's 10 things to know going into the best time of the NBA year: