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All about basketball: stats, history, and profiles of some of the best players of all time.

Spanish Basketball: The ACB League

Spanish basketball is now better than ever. In fact, many people now watch the ACB league. ACB is the main basketball tournament in Spain, according to specific regulations of the Spanish Basketball Federation. Here, we’ll tell you a little more…

The NBA: The All-Star League

The National Basketball Association, better known as the NBA, is the most important basketball league in the world. Everyone who plays this sport aspires to play at least one season among the all-star rosters of that league’s teams. In this…

The Best Basketball Players in History

Even if you’re not a fan of basketball, the names of the best basketball players in history will resonate in your head as you read them. Find out which are the first positions in the Hall of Fame of this…

NBA Teams with the Most Championships

Just like other leagues, the NBA has its own biggest winners. Want to learn which NBA teams boast the most championships? Read all about them in our post today. NBA teams with the most championships Some of the teams on…

The Benefits of Basketball

Basketball is one of the most practiced sports worldwide. Among other things, it’s an activity that brings many positive consequences for the athletes who practice it. In today’s article, we’ll talk about the benefits of basketball. Are you ready to…

James Harden, The Beard of the NBA

James Harden is one of the highest level point guards in the NBA. Commonly known as ‘The beard’, he’s a 29-year-old basketball player for the Houston Rockets. In this season, he’s set a historical record: over 30 points during 32…

The Most Common Injuries in Basketball

Basketball is one of the most popular sports in the world. It’s also one of the most physically demanding and consequently, potential injuries are always waiting to strike. In today’s post, learn about the most common injuries people suffer in basketball.…

European Players in the NBA

The NBA is, without question, the most important basketball league in the world. When the league first began in the United States, home players filled the courts. But, over the years, Europeans have been joining the game, positioning themselves next…

The Pick and Roll: an Iconic Technique

In basketball, there’s an infinite number of technical and tactical variants. As we’ve mentioned before, this is a sport in which teamwork reigns over individual talent. The pick and roll is perhaps one of the clearest demonstrations of this statement.…

Shooting Perfect Three-Pointers

Not many people can brag about shooting perfect three-pointers. They’re tricky shots that need to be studied both on and off the court. And they’re not just interesting to basketball players but to physics professors as well. You might not…

The Future of European Basketball

Due to the way in which European basketball has been evolving these last few years, it seems clear that the major leagues are looking for a way to approach the American competition model. This is good because they’re an example…

Attacking a Zone Defense in Basketball

Zone defense is a resource that’s commonly used by basketball coaches. It’s used when, for whatever reason, their defense is being outplayed and the other team is enjoying easy baskets. Within zone defense we find different types used in basketball.…

Basketball Zone Defense

If you want to be a competitive basketball team in your region and category, you must learn to master zone defense. This is for those times when man to man is not enough to stop your rivals. Those moments will come…