Antoine Douglas

DC Native Antoine Douglas faces Bruno Sandoval for the NABA & WBC Middleweight Titles

The NABA & WBC Middleweight titles will be on the line when Antoine Douglas squares off against Bruno Sandoval. The bout will take place on July 14th at the Buffalo Run Casino in Miami, Oklahoma. The fight will be featured on ShoBox: The New Generation. Douglas (21-1-1), the Washington D.C. native, is on a two […]

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Georgetown Announces Coaching Staff

Georgetown’s new coach, Patrick Ewing, announced his coaching staff today. Louis Orr, Robert Kirby and Akbar Waheed will be joining Ewing at Georgetown. All three bring a lot of experience. Orr was the head coach at Seton Hall from 2001-2006 and Bowling Green from 2007-2014. Kirby has been an assistant for 33 years including a […]

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FIBA 3x3

Executive Committee calls for National Federations to increase 3×3 programs after urban discipline achieves Olympic status

Press Release: Courtesy FIBA on June 23rd, 2017 MIES, Switzerland – FIBA’s Executive Committee on Wednesday met for the second time in 2017 at the House of Basketball. Here are the main takeaways from the meeting. 3×3 becomes part of Olympic Games The Executive Committee expressed its great pleasure following the International Olympic Committee (IOC)’s […]

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FIBA conditionally lifts Brazil suspension, outlines steps for Mexico to avoid sanctions

Press Release: Courtesy FIBA on June 22nd, 2017 MIES, Switzerland – FIBA’s Executive Committee decided at its meeting on Wednesday June 21 to lift, under a set of agreed upon conditions, the suspension on the Brazil Basketball Confederation (CBB) and warned the Mexican Basketball Association (ADEMEBA) that it could face sanctions if it does not […]

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Serbia’s men and Russia’s women win FIBA 3×3 World Cup 2017

Press Release from FIBA on June 21st, 2017 Serbia’s men and Russia’s women struck gold in the fourth edition of the FIBA 3×3 World Cup in Nantes, France on June 17-21 2017. Just 12 days after 3×3 was officially added to Olympic program starting with the Tokyo 2020 Olympics, Serbia continued their domination of 3×3 with a third world title. […]

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Strong Turkish lineup confirmed for Basketball Champions League

Press Release from the Basketball Champions League on June 21st, 2017 MIES, Switzerland (Basketball Champions League) – Basketball Champions League has confirmed today that four top clubs from Turkey have signed-up for the second season of the competition. Season one runners-up Banvit are among four leading Turkish clubs to be confirmed for the 2017-18 Basketball […]

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USA’s U19 Team has trimmed down to 18

Team USA’s U19 World Cup squad has cut down to the final 18. The team is being coached by Kentucky’s John Calipari. Like all coaches, Calipari lamented the fact that some player’s dreams of playing with Team USA would end with the latest cuts. “There was anxiety this morning for me because you know you’re […]

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