The National Basketball Association (NBA) has confirmed it will hold the All-Star Game as planned on March 7, despite criticism over staging the game amid the coronavirus pandemic.
Two-time National Basketball Association (NBA) All-Star Ben Simmons headlines the Australian men's basketball squad for this year's Olympic Games in Tokyo.
The National Basketball Association (NBA) has made its COVID-19 protocols stricter after a number of players tested positive for the virus for a second time.
International Basketball Federation (FIBA) secretary general Andreas Zagklis has claimed the best National Basketball Association (NBA) players will feature at the postponed Tokyo 2020 Olympics, despite the tight turnaround between the end of the finals and the start of the Games.
National Basketball Association (NBA) League star Karl-Anthony Towns admits it is going to be "hard to play" the game after revealing the loss of seven members of his family to coronavirus - including his mother.
United States Olympic basketball coach Gregg Popovich has acknowledged that picking a roster for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics will be difficult, particularly with the scheduling conflicts caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.
The National Basketball Association (NBA) has reported that 48 basketball players from the league have tested positive for COVID-19 since testing resumed last week.
Walter “Buddy” Davis, the 1952 Olympic high jump champion, has died at the age of 89, it has been announced.
Players competing in next season's National Basketball Association (NBA) Finals are likely to miss the Olympic Games.
International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach has described the decision to start the National Basketball Association (NBA) season in December to accommodate Tokyo 2020 as "excellent news".
The 2020-2021 National Basketball Association (NBA) season is now reportedly set to accommodate the postponed Tokyo 2020 Olympics after previous doubts over whether the sport's top stars could represent their nations at the Games.
French basketball player Vincent Poirier says he would choose an Olympic gold medal at Tokyo 2020 over winning the National Basketball Association (NBA) Finals, following suggestions that NBA stars will not be able to compete in Japan next year.
Nigeria Basketball Federation President Musa Kida revealed he is considering asking National Basketball Association (NBA) rising star Bam Adebayo to represent the country at next year's Olympic Games in Tokyo.
A piece of the floor signed by the late Kobe Bryant after his last match in the National Basketball Association (NBA) in 2016 has been sold for $631,200 (£487,400/€536,900) at auction.
National Basketball League (NBA) Commissioner Adam Silver has warned players who are hoping to represent their country at the postponed Olympic Games that it is "unlikely" the league will accommodate Tokyo 2020 by pausing their delayed 2021 season.