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Travel hoops team disqualified for playing a girl despite rules allowing it

The parents of players on the U-11 Charlottesville Cavs boys basketball team were extremely unhappy at a Myrtle Beach youth basketball tournament. As it turns out, they had every reason to be, too. 300 more words


70 years later: Springfield’s 1945 football team still holds record

They were called “the untouchables.”

In 1945, the Springfield Senior High (now Central) Bulldogs won 10 games and suffered no losses.

In Springfield, where teams start practices today, players can look back at the 1945 Bulldogs as the city’s last truly undefeated team. 710 more words


That had the crowd roaring early at Ellis Park Arena in downtown Johannesburg. It got even louder when African NBA legends Hakeem Olajuwon and Dikembe Mutombo stripped off their business suits to don their old team uniforms again and play for a little while in the second quarter. 499 more words



This is just a quick introductory post for my basketball blog that I’m starting. I started this blog so I could write my thoughts about basketball and share them with the world in a format that anybody could access them. 119 more words


Giannis Antetokounmpo Doesn't Understand Anthony Davis' Trash Talk

Trash talking in the NBA. This shouldn’t come as a surprise to annoying that it happens, but Bucks rising star Giannis Antetkounmpo was confused when Pelicans star Anthony Davis started trash talking him, while calling him young. 156 more words


Hudson Valley boys lose to Rochester in BCANY final

After defeating Buffalo 83-79 in the BCANY Summer Hoops Festival at Johnson City earlier in the day, Hudson Valley came up one game short of repeating as the tournament champions on Sunday, losing to Rochester 75-66. 338 more words