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SA Men’s Basketball National Team coach appointed

By on September 27, 2014 in News with 0 Comments
SA Men’s Basketball National Team coach appointed

Following back-to-back Basketball National League title success with the Tshwane Suns, team coach George Makena has been handed a new challenge by the country’s basketball governing body. Basketball South Africa has given Makena the task of guiding the men’s national team, a role that the veteran coach is relishing.

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The best dunk ever

By on September 25, 2014 in News with 0 Comments
The best dunk ever

14 years ago today, Vince Carter took to the stage during the 2000 Olympic Games and gave the world this: Yes, that french dude is 7’2 (about 2.18 metres tall), and Vinsanity jumped right over him. Whether you think it’s the best dunk ever or not, there’s no denying that this is incredible to watch, […]

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The Mogul’s Insight : BNL season 2014

By on September 20, 2014 in BNL with 1 Comment
The Mogul’s Insight : BNL season 2014

The sophomore season of the Basketball National League has been a great testament that basketball is indeed taking its place in professional sports in South Africa. Wembley Arena has been a great home for the league and big credit should go out to the Department of Sports and Recreation for their hand in having the […]

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The other side of the court

By on September 17, 2014 in Resources with 0 Comments
The other side of the court

With most of the winter leagues done or almost done, I figured its good time to look at other aspects of the game that might have been covered before but that we need to be reminded of. I have been an avid basketball fan for a few years now and when I go to games […]

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BNL 2014: Suns’ Mabiza chosen League MVP

By on September 9, 2014 in BNL with 0 Comments
BNL 2014: Suns’ Mabiza chosen League MVP

WHEN Tshwane Suns point guard Tichifara Mabiza was announced as the league’s Most Valuable Player, he was shocked. Amid the celebration of his team’s second league title win, Mabiza who had also been included in the Basketball National League end of season all star team, had a bemused look on his face after he was […]

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