Indian hoopsters start favourites in basketball championship
Indian hoopsters start favourites in basketball championship

Despite missing several key players, India appear certain to win the three-day South Asia Basketball Association (SABA) qualifying competition beginning here on Friday and make it to the Asian Championship to be held in China in September.

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Satnam Singh Bhamara thanks his coaches for support
Satnam Singh Bhamara thanks his coaches for support

 Satnam Singh Bhamara, who made history by becoming the first Indian to make the NBA draft, has thanked his coaches for supporting his efforts to make it to the top-level American basketball league.

Will Satnam Singh's entry into NBA popularise basketball in India?

Satnam Singh on Friday created history as he became the Indian-born player ever selected in the National Basketball Association (NBA) draft. Will Satnam Singh's entry into NBA popularise basketball in India?

Satnam Singh becomes first Indian to be selected in NBA Draft

Satnam Singh on Friday created history as he became the Indian-born player ever selected in the National Basketball Association (NBA) draft.

Satnam Singh Bhamara: Meet the first NBA player from India

Satnam Singh on Friday created history as he became the Indian-born player ever selected in the National Basketball Association (NBA) draft.

Sporting fraternity hails Satnam Singh on his historic achievement
Sporting fraternity hails Satnam Singh on his historic achievement

The sporting fraternity on Friday congratulated hoopster Satnam Singh Bhamara after he became the first Indian to be picked for a NBA (National Basketball Association) League team, hailing his historic achievement as an "inspiration" for the youth of the country.

Satnam Singh becomes first Indian to be picked in NBA Draft

Satnam Singh on Friday created history as he became the Indian-born player ever selected in the National Basketball Association (NBA) draft.

My NBA entry will give many Indians hope: Satnam
My NBA entry will give many Indians hope: Satnam

 On cloud nine after becoming the first Indian to make the NBA draft for Dallas Mavericks, Satnam Singh Bhamra on Friday said his entry will open the doors for more Indians to play basketball at the highest level in America.

Not easy getting into NBA: Satnam Singh
Not easy getting into NBA: Satnam Singh

A day before the National Basketball Association (NBA) draft arrives to confirm or leave out India's talented player Satnam Singh, the 19-year-old said it was not easy getting into the tournament.

NBA to build more basketball courts in China
NBA to build more basketball courts in China

The National Basketball Association (NBA) will spend 10 million yuan (about $1.6 mn) in financing construction and refurbishing of public basketball courts in Chinese cities, media reported on Thursday.

Satnam Singh hoping to become first India-born player in NBA
Satnam Singh hoping to become first India-born player in NBA

India-born Satnam Singh Bhamara may be included in this year's draft of America's National Basketball Association (NBA) as the 7ft-2inch, 290-pound Indian has taken part in training sessions of top teams - Sacramento Kings and Boston Celtics - this week.

NBA: Barnes, Noah fined for incidents with fans
NBA: Barnes, Noah fined for incidents with fans

The National Basketball Association`s disciplinary committee slapped Los Angeles Clippers forward Matt Barnes and Chicago Bulls forward Joakim Noah with hefty fines Friday for separate incidents involving fans.

Scott Brooks out as coach of Oklahoma City Thunder
Scott Brooks out as coach of Oklahoma City Thunder

Scott Brooks has stepped down as coach of the Oklahoma City Thunder, the National Basketball Association team announced Wednesday.

Golden State Warriors hold off New Orleans Pelicans to launch playoff race
Golden State Warriors hold off New Orleans Pelicans to launch playoff race

The Golden State Warriors powered to a big lead Saturday, but had to battle late to hold off the New Orleans Pelicans 106-99 in the first game of the NBA Western Conference playoffs.

Washington Wizards down Toronto Raptors to open playoffs
Washington Wizards down Toronto Raptors to open playoffs

The Washington Wizards, led by a strong performance from Paul Pierce, held on for a 93-86 overtime win over Toronto on the Raptors` home floor on Saturday to open the NBA playoffs.

Players to be tested for HGH next NBA season
Players to be tested for HGH next NBA season

National Basketball Association is stepping up its drug testing programme by having the players undergo blood testing for Human Growth Hormone (HGH) beginning next season, the league announced on Thursday.

Dallas Mavericks outlast Denver Nuggets in double overtime
Dallas Mavericks outlast Denver Nuggets in double overtime

Raymond Felton scored the winning basket with 1.5 seconds left in the second overtime as the Dallas Mavericks outlasted Denver 144-143, spoiling a 47-point performance by Nuggets` Danilo Gallinari.

Sim Bhullar makes long-awaited NBA debut
Sim Bhullar makes long-awaited NBA debut

Sim Bhullar on Wednesday became the first player of Indian descent to play in the National Basketball Association (NBA) often regarded as the pinnacle of competitive club basketball.