Derrick Rose was in Chicago's starting lineup for the second straight game. He finished it on the bench, nursing another leg injury.
The last 3-point shot was hoisted by the Houston Rockets, missing the rim altogether. Kobe Bryant went high to snatch the rebound with one paw, slamming the ball loudly into the palm of his other, nodding his head in victory as he turned to walk off the court.
The sixteenth encounter of the Carlton Basketball Championships 2014 was held today between Avant Garde BC and Otters BC as Hendry Pedris Basketball Complex.
The twenty second match of the Carlton Basketball Championships was played between Avant Garde BC and HSC Blacks BC in the middle of a full house. It was the type of encounter where the leading point scorer of the tournament was up against the leading rebounding king of the tournament.
France and Serbia created a couple of seismic shocks in the FIBA Basketball World Cup on Wednesday by knocking Brazil and tournament hosts Spain out of the tournament.
From 18 to 21 September, the Brazilian city of Salvador, Bahia, will be home of the second edition of the World University Championship (WUC) 3x3 Basketball, organised by the International University Sport Federation (FISU) and the Brazilian University Sport Association (CBDU).
The eighteenth match of the Carlton Basketball Championship 2014 was played between Otters BC vs. Sri Lanka Navy BC in front of a full house. Otters BC losing their fourth consecutive match put the sailors on a winning course when the score board read in favour of Sri Lanka Navy BC 83-56.