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May 24, 2019
From Prayagraj to Pensacola State: Vaishnavi Yadav sets sights on WNBA after grafting budding career against all oddsVaishnavi Yadav has been signed up by Pensacola State after a string of strong performances for the Indian youth basketball teams.
Jan 26, 2019
Jennifer Azzi interview: Hall of Famer talks about NBA Academy India women’s programme, Sanjana Ramesh's success and moreAzzi spoke to Firstpost about Sanjana Ramesh’s success, how India can improve the path for young prospects, and which players have already caught her eye as the next “big things”.
Nov 17, 2018
NAU coach Loree Payne believes Sanjana Ramesh's potential is limitless as Indian teen gets NCAA basketball scholarshipNorthern Arizona University coach Loree Payne talks about the challenges facing India’s Sanjana Ramesh when she moves to Flagstaff after winning a NCAA basketball scholarship.
Jul 01, 2018
NBA: India is taking the right steps in development of basketball, says senior league official Kim BohunyFirstpost got in touch with Kim Bohuny, NBA's senior vice-president for International Basketball Operations, during the recently-concluded Basketball Without Borders Asia camp. Here are some of the excerpts from the interaction.
May 30, 2018
NBA star Corey Brewer sees bright future for basketball in India with improved skills among youthIndians are starting to get better at basketball, and the game is starting to get a lot more acceptance in the country, if NBA player Corey Brewer is to be believed.
May 28, 2018
Eighteen female prospects from pan India take part in inaugural NBA Academy Women's CampEighteen top female prospects ages 17 and under from throughout India took the court for the NBA Academy women's camp, and had the opportunity to learn from 1996 Olympic Gold Medalist and Women’s Basketball Hall of Fame member Jennifer Azzi, 2004 Olympic Gold Medalist and two-time WNBA Champion Ruth Riley, former WNBA player Ebony Hoffman and former college coach Blair Hardiek, among others.
Dec 12, 2017
Reliance Foundation's Junior NBA program to engage with 4.5 million youngsters and coachesThe National Basketball Association (NBA) announced the return of the Reliance Foundation Junior NBA program for the fifth consecutive year
Jul 29, 2017
Kevin Durant hopes Kyrie Irving finds happiness, picks Gordon Hayward to Celtics as biggest tradeNBA star Kevin Durant talks about the off-season trades and transactions during his trip to India to promote basketball in the country.
Jul 20, 2017
Golden State Warriors' Kevin Durant to coach India's top prospects at the NBA Academy on visitDurant averaged 25.1 points, 8.3 rebounds, 4.8 assists, 1.6 blocks and 1.1 steals per game during the 2016-17 NBA season while leading the Golden State Warriors to the franchise's fifth NBA Championship.
Mar 18, 2017
NBA Academy attempts to woo cricket loving India and finds new admirers from unexpected quartersKids from unassuming places like Guna, Rewa, Ratlam, Kota and Salem have made it to the NBA India Academy, which throws open its doors in May.