Watch: Golden State vs Oklahoma Highlights

Watch: Golden State vs Oklahoma Highlights

Kevin Durant led Golden State Warriors with 39 points and 7 rebounds (7/11 from 3) in a win against his former team Oklahoma Thunder, 122-96.

Genius Sports and FIBA unveil new LiveStats Webcast

Genius Sports and FIBA unveil new LiveStats Webcast

With the 2016-17 basketball season underway, Genius Sports, in partnership with the International Basketball Federation (FIBA), is proud to announce the launch of its new and improved 2017 LiveStats Webcast product.

New features include an updated Live Video tab that creates a full second screen viewing experience, new statistics including comparisons between team leaders throughout the duration of a game as well as several new languages, all creating a responsive and easily navigable layout across all devices.

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Watch: Russell Westbrook 51 point Triple Double Highlights

Ljubljana win 2016 FIBA 3×3 World Tour Final

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Team Ljubljana (SLO) won the 2016 FIBA 3×3 World Tour Final after defeating Hamamatsu (JPN) (21-12) in the title game in Abu Dhabi on 27-28 October.

Ljubljana had a perfect 5-0 record in the state-of-the-art International Tennis Complex at Zayed Sports City.

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2016 Class of FIBA Hall of Fame inducted

 2016 Class of FIBA Hall of Fame
2016 Class of the FIBA Hall of Fame (from left to right): Juan Antonio San Epifanio (Spain); Pablo Tortella (grandson) and Silvia Canavesi (daughter) attending on behalf of Jorge Canavesi (Argentina); Panagiotis Fasoulas (Greece); Hakeem Olajuwon (Nigeria/USA); FIBA President Horacio Muratore (Argentina); David J. Stern (USA); Manuel Raga (Mexico); Michele Timms (Australia).

The 2016 Class of the FIBA Hall of Fame was inducted on Saturday night at the House of Basketball, FIBA’s headquarters on the outskirts of Geneva.

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Watch: Cleveland Cavaliers Top 10 Plays of the 2015-2016 Season

USA take third gold medal in a row in Olympic Tournament

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The USA won the Olympic Basketball Tournament for the third consecutive time by beating Serbia, 96-66, in Sunday’s Gold Medal Game at Carioca Arena 1.

USA beat Spain to claim sixth consecutive gold medal in Women’s Olympic Tournament

The United States of America (USA) topped the podium of the Women’s Olympic Basketball Tournament for a sixth consecutive time after beating Spain, 101-72, in Saturday’s Gold Medal Game at Carioca Arena 1.

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The Americans have won gold in the competition at every Olympics dating back to the Atlanta Games in 1996.

Geno Auriemma’s side led 21-17 to end the first quarter and outscored Spain 28-15 in the pivotal second period for a 49-32 advantage at half-time. With the momentum clearly on their side, the USA remained in the ascendancy in the second half and registered a resounding win.