Basketball

Jayhawks pull level in WBA Division One finals

Monday, August, 5 2019    

MONTEGO BAY, St James — University of the West Indies-Western Jamaica Campus (UWI-WJC) Jayhawks pulled level at 1-1 in their best-of-three finals of the Western Basketball Association Men's Division One after beating Montego Bay Community College Gladiators 82-73 at Montego Bay... Read More

Gladiators could snatch title with win over Jayhawks today

BY PAUL A REID Observer writer | Friday, August, 2 2019    

MONTEGO BAY, St James — Montego Bay Community College Gladiators can win the Western Basketball Association Men's Division1 title this evening when they take a one-game lead into Game Two of their best-of-three finals against UWI-Western Jamaica Conference Jayhawks at the Montego... Read More

Majesty Gardens Legends hold off Real Lions in community basketball

Tuesday, July, 30 2019    

DEFENDING champions Majesty Gardens Legends held off a late fourth-quarter challenge from Real Lions to secure a 62-57 win in their best-of-three quarter-finals of the 2019 Sports Development Foundation (SDF)/National Integrity Action (NIA) Howard McCatty Community Basketball... Read More

Cricket Club Knights hunt first WBA Elite League title

Saturday, July, 27 2019    

MONTEGO BAY, St James — Cricket Club Knights will be a game away from their first Western Basketball Association Elite League title when they take a one-game lead into today's Game Two of the best-of-three finals against Falmouth Saints, at Montego Bay Cricket Club starting at 7:00... Read More

Knights draw first blood in best-of-three finals

Friday, July, 26 2019    

MONTEGO BAY, St James — Cricket Club Knights have taken the lead after winning Wednesday's first game of their best-of-three Western Basketball Association Elite League finals against Falmouth Saints by two point (76-74) at the Cricket Club Courts. Read More

Cricket Club Knights to face Falmouth Saints in WBA Elite League finals

Wednesday, July, 24 2019    

MONTEGO BAY, St James — Cricket Club Knights are back in the best-of-three finals of the Western Basketball Association Elite League, after completing a come-from-behind 2-1 series victory over Montego Bay Boys Club Warriors, with a 75-63 win in Game Three of their semi-finals at... Read More

Women's basketball a big deal at KFC Star Search Camp

Tuesday, July, 23 2019    

The KFC Star Search Basketball and Life Skills Development Camp 2019 came to a close on Friday with a presentation ceremony at G C Foster College. Read More

Former NBA player Butler for Digicel Jumpstart Elite Camp

Friday, July, 19 2019    

CASTRIES, St Lucia — Digicel and the National Basketball Association (NBA) announced yesterday that former NBA player Caron Butler will participate in the Digicel NBA Jumpstart Elite Camp at Centre of Excellence in Macoya, Trinidad and Tobago July 20-21. Read More

Local basketball fuels Olympic dream

Friday, July, 19 2019    

The Jamaica Olympic Association has big plans for sports in Jamaica, one of which is to see most if not all of the sports that are played on the island being represented at the Olympic Games at some stage in the future. Read More

Russell Westbrook trade to Houston Rockets sends ripple through NBA — reunites with James Harden

BY MARCH ARCHER Contributor | Friday, July, 19 2019    

Just when we thought all the high-profile shakes-and-bakes of the NBA offseason were over, the Houston Rockets officially announced last Tuesday that they have acquired guard Russell Westbrook from the Oklahoma City Thunder in exchange for guard Chris Paul, two future first-round picks... Read More

KFC Star search Basketball Camp launched at G C Foster College

Thursday, July, 18 2019    

The KFC Star Search Basketball and Life Skills Development Camp 2019 was launched ate G C Foster College Monday afternoon. Read More

Saints lead Jaguars going into Game Two of semi-finals

BY PAUL A REID Observer Writer | Tuesday, July, 16 2019    

MONTEGO BAY, St James —Falmouth Saints are on the verge of qualifying for their first-ever final of the Western Basketball Association (WBA) Elite League as they take a one-game lead into this evening's Game Two of the best-of-three semi-finals against Granville Jaguars at the... Read More

Jumpball Basketball Programme celebrates 25 Years

Friday, July, 12 2019    

The Jumpball Basketball Programme has always played an integral role in the sport's development in Jamaica through their KFC-sponsored annual summer camps, and this year marks a milestone in the programme's history. Read More

NBA – Despite the many high-profile trades, no clear favourite for title

BY MARK ARCHER Contributor | Friday, July, 12 2019    

The 2019 NBA free agency period has been very active and eventful, if nothing else, and may go on record as the largest move of 'big-name' players in the history of the league. Although there was no shortage of deals (and rumours of deals) over the past few weeks, players couldn't... Read More

WBA Elite League semis tip off

Thursday, July, 11 2019    

MONTEGO BAY, St James — Cricket Club Knights, last season's losing finalists, will start their quest to go a step further in this season's Western Basketball Association Elite League when they take on promoted Boys Club Warriors in the first game of a double header at the Montego... Read More



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