More.. Profiles Archive Search The News Wire
Interactive News by Email Hoopchat Frequently Asked Questions
You might recognise Yao Ming from the Apple commercials on the telly. You remember? He was the guy who transformed Mini-Me into Itsy-Bitty-Teeny-Weeny Me when the vertically distinct duo sat side by side on the plane. But can the Houston Rockets star act like one on the court?
Kobe's trial by reputation
You’ll have heard the well-known fairytale of the kid who went from rags to riches and moved from the projects of the inner city to the palatial mansions of Beverley Hills – just because he could fire a ball through a hoop. Kobe Bryant was never that guy. So who is he?
Mims moves on
You either love or loathe Billy Mims. But won't you miss him when he's gone? Heading for a new challenge in the outback of Texas, the ex-Leicester boss laments how things have changed in the UK since he first sailed into the Docklands amid much fanfare.
The Original Unknown
Chris Harris was the first Briton ever to play in the NBA nearly fifty years ago. And in our exclusive interview, we learn how the world of the pros has altered beyond recognition.
Duke, Deng seem perfectly matched
Luol Deng is headed for Cameron and instruction under Coach K. Yet despite a destiny which seems sure to take him to the heights of the NBA, he remains firmly planted on the ground.
Dublin boy Burke waits journey's next stop
Pat Burke ventured all the way from Dublin to Orlando. His long route there has given him the patience to wait his next move
Billy from the Bronx
You can take the boy of the Bronx, if you must. Yet unlike the big-bottomed Ms. Lopez, no-one has managed to remove the traces of New York’s most notorious borough from the veins of Billy Singleton.
Amaechi largesse leaves centre in wake
John Amaechi has never been shy of opening his mouth and speaking his mind. Now the Utah Jazz centre has put his money in the same place to fund a state of the art hoops dream in Manchester.
Robert Archibald used to dream of playing of the NBA. That step is closer to reality now, admits the 22 year old Scot, after he was selected by the Memphis Grizzlies in this year's NBA Draft
Copyright Britball. Download is subject to Britball's Terms of Service.