NBA Players Want to Know Why 18-Year-Olds Barred from the League

National Basketball Association owners and players are in negotiations for a new collective bargaining agreement and an old subject is on the table: What...

Leonard, King Named United States Sports Academy May Athletes of the Month

By United States Sports Academy | A pair of top American athletes have won the United States Sports Academy’s...

Wilt’s NBA Isn’t Today’s NBA

On March 2, 1962, Wilt Chamberlain scored 100 points in a National Basketball Association game for a team that no longer exists playing in...

Give Thanks to the Gipper

The recruitment of Kevin Durant became legal 1 July 2016.  On this date, NBA owners and personal people begin the process of "wooing" free...

Charles Barkley to Sell 1996 Olympic Basketball Gold Medal for Charity

By Duncan Mackay | Charles Barkley, one of the most recognizable names in basketball, has announced he plans...

Just a Kid from Akron

LeBron James attracts a lot of attention, especially on the court. Whether you think he is better than Michael Jordan or a “crybaby” probably...

French NBA Star Tony Parker Named Paris 2024 Education Ambassador

By Mike Rowbottom | Tony Parker, France's National Basketball Association (NBA) star, was named as the Paris 2024 education ambassador. The announcement was made beneath the...

James, Duffy Named Academy April Athletes of the Month

By Eric Mann | American basketball star LeBron James and Bermudan triathlete Flora Duffy have been named the United States Sports Academy’s Male and Female...
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Ben Billman’s NBA Email Exchange

Below is a transcript of an email exchange between United States Sports Academy doctoral teaching assistant Ben Billman with Sherif Mansour, a healthcare consultant...

An Ad Won’t Soil An NBA Uniform

National Basketball Association owners have decreed that ads will become part of NBA uniforms starting in 2017.  After all there is money to be made from...

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