Tag Archives: National Basketball Association

23Apr/21

NBA to reach new fans in Europe and Africa with landmark international mobile payment partnership

The National Basketball Association (NBA) has partnered with mobile payment and marketing specialists PM Connect on an international deal for its premium live game subscription service, NBA League Pass. Continue reading

30Sep/17

Russell Westbrook signs richest contract in NBA history with Thunder, according to team

Russell Westbrook signs richest contract in NBA history to stay with Oklahoma City Thunder, the team announced. Continue reading

26Sep/17

NBA star Lebron James says Trump trying to “divide us”

CLEVELAND, OHIO, UNITED STATES (SEPTEMBER 25, 2017) (NBC) – Basketball player Lebron James lashed out on Monday (September 25) against U.S. President Donald Trump over his verbal battle with the National Football League (NFL) over players who drop to one knee during the national anthem. Continue reading

23Nov/16

Obama presents his final Medal of Freedom at star-studded event

U.S. President Barack Obama presents his final Presidential Medal of Freedom, the Nation’s highest civilian honor, to Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Ellen DeGeneres, Robert De Niro, Bill and Melinda Gates, architect Frank Gehry, Tom Hanks, Michael Jordan, Robert Redford, Diana Ross, and Bruce Springsteen among others.
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15Feb/15

Dikembe Mutombo announced as Basketball Hall of Fame finalist

Defensive great Dikembe Mutombo is announced as one of twelve finalists for entrance into the Basketball Hall of Fame.
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13Feb/15

NBA All Stars hold court before the big game

“Winning is everything,” says LeBron James ahead of the NBA All-Star game.
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