Posts Tagged ‘basketball’

Iran wheelchair basketball fall short against Britain

TOKYO – Iran wheelchair basketball team lost to Britain 69-57 in Group B of the 2020 Paralympic Games on Sunday. Mohammadhassan Sayari led Iran with 27 points while Briton Terry Ibywater scored 18 points. Iran had previously suffered two losses against Australia and the U.S. and defeated Algeria. The Iranian team will meet Germany on […]

Tokyo 2020: France defeat Iran basketball

TEHRAN – France secured a 79-62 comfortable win over Iran in Group A of the Olympic men’s basketball on Saturday to qualify for the quarter-finals and remain undefeated in the preliminary round. Thomas Heurtel led France with 16 points at the Saitama Super Arena, north of Tokyo. Former NBA center Hamed Haddadi had 18 points and […]

Tokyo 2020: Iran basketball to meet the U.S. in super tough match

TEHRAN – Not an easy job to play the 15-time Olympics gold medal winners the U.S. but the Iranian team have no way to put fear aside. Iran and the U.S. suffer losses against France and the Czech Republic in Pool A, respectively and need to win all their remaining group-stage games to advance to […]

Iran fall short against Lithuania at FIBA U19 Basketball World Cup

TEHRAN – Iran suffered a heavy 96-53 loss against Lithuania at the 2021 FIBA U19 Basketball World Cup on Wednesday. Every Lithuanian scored while Azuolas Tubelis led the way with 13 points, 6 rebounds, 3 assists and 2 steals. Iran’s Parsa Fallah scored 11 points. “We made it look easy but it’s difficult to play […]

Iran basketball depart for Japan

TEHRAN – Iran national basketball team will play Japan three friendly matches as part of preparation for the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games. The Iranian team left Tehran on Saturday. Iran have been drawn in Group A of the Olympics along with the world’s No. 1 the U.S. and France. Mehran Shahintab’s team will play Japan […]

Australia’s Largest Dinosaur Revealed To Be As Long As A Basketball Court!

Australotitan cooperensis , nicknamed Cooper, was the largest dinosaur species to have walked the ancient land of Australia, a new study in the  PeerJ journal has revealed. This giant sauropod, unnamed and unidentified since its discovery between 2005 and 2007, was between 25-30 meters (82-98 feet) long, 5 and 6.5 meters (16.4-21.3 feet) tall, and weighed between […]

Iran wheelchair basketball team drawn in Group of Death: Tokyo 2020

TEHRAN – Iran have been drawn in Group of Death in the men’s wheelchair basketball tournament at Tokyo 2020. The Persians are pitted against reigning world champions Great Britain, 2016 Paralympic champions US, world bronze medalists Australia, Germany and Algeria in Group B. Group A consists of hosts Japan, Rio 2016 silver medalists Spain, Paralympic […]

17 Year Old Healthy American Basketball Player Develops 3 Blood Clots In His Brain After Covid Vaccine

by Brian ShilhavyEditor Health Impact News The local corporate media in Draper, Utah, is reporting that a 17-year-old student from Corner Canyon High School ended up in the ICU with blood clots in his brain just after receiving an experimental COVID injection. The day after his COVID-19 vaccine shot, 17-year-old Everest Romney felt his neck swelling. In the […]

Iran learn fate at FIBA U19 Basketball World Cup

TEHRAN – Iran knew their rivals at the summer’s FIBA U19 Basketball World Cup 2021 on Wednesday. In the 15th edition of the FIBA U19 Basketball World Cup 2021, which will take place in the cities of Riga and Daugavpils from July 3 to 11, teams were divided into four groups of four teams each. […]

Review: Legal writer John Grisham pens a basketball thriller

“Sooley,” by John Grisham (Doubleday) When you’ve written 35 novels and are working on a streak of 43 consecutive No. 1 New York Times bestsellers, you can write abut whatever you want. That’s probably the simplest way to explain why John Grisham’s latest is a basketball story and doesn’t feature a single courtroom scene. It’s […]

Shahrdari Gorgan claim Iran Basketball League title

TEHRAN – Shahrdari Gorgan won the Iranian Basketball Super League (IBSL) for the first time ever on Saturday. Shahrdari Gorgan defeated most-decorated team Mahram 110-103 in the fourth match. They had already defeated Mahram twice and lost one time in their last four matches. The Iranian Basketball Super League (IBSL) is a professional men’s basketball […]

Jewish NBA Commissioner Fines White Basketball Player $50K For Using The Word ‘Kike’

The NBA has fined one of its last remaining White players — the Miami Heat’s Meyers Leonard — $50,000 two days after he was caught saying “kike” during a video game stream in the privacy of his own home: NBA commissioner Adam Silver, who is Jewish, said Leonard spoke Wednesday with Anti-Defamation League officials, the […]

Yeshiva University men’s basketball is on a 35-game winning streak

Yeshiva University’s men’s basketball team is riding a 35-game winning streak, picking up from last season when the Maccabees reached the Sweet 16 of the NCAA’s Division III national tournament before the pandemic shut down the rest of the event. The unbeaten streak is the third longest in Division III men’s basketball history, and the […]

College Basketball Coach Apologizes for Telling Team to ‘Stay on the Plantation’

A college basketball coach is apologizing after using an analogy during a recent locker room talk in which he told his players that they needed to “stay on the plantation.” Creighton men’s basketball coach Greg McDermott made the comments following a tough loss to Xavier last week. McDermott apologized for the remarks in a statement […]

Arsalan Kazemi invited to Iran basketball team

TEHRAN – Iran power forward Arsalan Kazemi was invited to the National Basketball Team after two years. Iran coach Mehran Shahintab announced his 16-man squad for the training camp of the third and final window of the FIBA Asia Cup 2021 Qualifiers. The upcoming window is scheduled for February 18 to 22 in Doha, Qatar. […]

American-Israeli basketball star shares thoughts on antisemitism in sports

American-Israeli basketball star Tal Brody hosted a conference led by the World Zionist Organization geared towards fighting antisemitism in the run-up to International Holocaust Remembrance Day.Brody spoke about being the only Jewish player at his college in the United States, and his efforts to encourage more Jewish participation in basketball as an goodwill ambassador to […]

Yemen’s disabled women basketball players overcoming adversity on court

In Yemen’s capital Sanaa, women in long-sleeved athletics shirts raced down a basketball court in wheelchairs, dribbling and passing as a small crowd cheered them on. “If the Yemeni people are suffering from the war, then those with disabilities are suffering twice as much,” said Amal Hizam from the sidelines, herself also in a wheelchair. […]

Israeli men’s team beats basketball powerhouse Spain in EuroBasket qualifier

Continuing a strong run, the Israeli men’s national basketball team beat Spain Saturday night in a qualifier game for the FIBA EuroBasket 2022 tournament, placing them in a prime position to make it to the quadrennial competition. The game, held on Spanish home turf in the coastal city of Valencia, finished 95-87 to Israel after […]

College basketball player dies in Thanksgiving Day car crash

A  Pennsylvania college basketball player described as a “team leader” has died in a Thanksgiving day car crash. Jermaine Knight, of Stewartsville, New Jersey, died on Thursday after the car he was travelling in overturned in Harmony Township, authorities said. Knight, 20, represented Philadelphia‘s Rosemont College as a point guard. Before that, he played for […]

Trump saved basketball player from Chinese prison, now he is leaving the country

     Suspended UCLA basketball player LiAngelo Ball is going to play in Lithuania after a very public feud between his father Lavar Ball and the president over his role in saving his son and two other players from imprisonment in China. Where is Lithuania? The country of Lithuania is located on the coast of the […]

Subversive US Media Jew Denied Entry Into Russia

ZeigerDaily Stormer July 14, 2016 Throw the Jew down the well, so my media can be free! It has to be said that any media Jew is a de facto spy for world Jewry. Thus keeping them out of your country is always justified, as they are sure to be a national security threat. That […]

Woman cures cancer by drinking five pounds of raw carrot juice daily

(NaturalNews) A cancer diagnosis can be devastating, and the prospect of chemotherapy can be extremely off-putting to those who are concerned about its ravaging effects on the body and its questionable efficacy. Some people are taking their health into their own hands, and stories abound of people who have found success with natural […]

Netanyahu agonistes

“You’ve lost your mind for some reason and you need to be replaced” — Former Israeli PM Barak on current PM Netanyahu Benjamin Netanyahu’s days are numbered. There is near unanimity among people that matter from the hawkish right to the left that Benjamin Netanyahu remaining Prime Minister is the biggest national security  threat to […]

Iran Central Bank chief hails outcome of JCPOA

Karaj, Alborz prov., June 15, IRNA – Chief of Central Bank of Iran Valiollah Seif on Wednesday hailed the outcome of Joint Comprehensive Plan Of Action in the banking sector, but he called on other party to fulfill all commitments. Speaking in a local ceremony, he noted that JCPOA is a big achievement, but Iran […]

New state of water: Strange 6-sided molecule found

     A strange new behavior of water molecules has been observed inside crystals of beryl, a type of emerald, caused by bizarre quantum-mechanical effects that let the water molecules face six different directions at the same time. Under normal conditions, the two hydrogen atoms in each water molecule are arranged around the oxygen atom in […]

The Driverless Truck Is Coming, and It’s Going to Automate Millions of Jobs

The Driverless Truck Is Coming, and It’s Going to Automate Millions of Jobs April 26th, 2016 Via: Tech Crunch: A convoy of self-driving trucks recently drove across Europe and arrived at the Port of Rotterdam. No technology will automate away more jobs — or […]

Rising malnutrition & death linked to low wages, welfare cuts in Britain

     Foodbank use has risen to record highs in the UK, with over a million three-day emergency food supplies being handed out by the Trussell Trust charity last year. Government figures also indicate a shocking rise in deaths linked to malnutrition. The charity’s latest figures point to delays and changes to benefits as the biggest […]

Open Records Win: Wauwatosa Police Re-Release Annual Reports Following FOIA Requests

The Wauwatosa Police Department recently re-released their yearly annual online reports following a series of open records requests. Their return to public access, after nearly two years of unexplained obscurity, marks a decisive victory for police transparency. This victory, however, displays the unusually thick veil Tosa PD has erected between itself, those it polices, and […]

The Israeli military should be grateful for the New York Times

I know it’s the Times after all, and pointing it out, like we did in hundreds of other cases, might not change anything. But still one can not, and should not, skip such outrageous journalistic practices. The New York Times chose this headline “Israel Soldier Detained in Shooting of Palestinian” to cover a crime that was filmed […]

‘Disaster is Imminent’… Constitutional Attorney: "States Have The Legal Authority To Defend Border Under Constitution"

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