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.
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 […]
Nigerian-born Masai Ujiri is treading on terrain no African involved in the NBA has dared to venture – being involved in the administrative side of the game. Ujiri, president and general manager of basketball operations of NBA franchise Toronto Raptors, is a pioneer of basketball on the African continent and abroad. Through his involvement in the globally acclaimed Basketball […]
“Some say the latest move around BSA is politically motivated (looking at the interim board with old PBL faces and SAFA executives it makes you wonder), some say that it is the usual cull that happens after a few years of one board being in charge; please read the article below and make your own […]