Egyptian-American NBA Star Abdel Nader Just Signed a 6 Million Dollar Contract

Egyptian-American NBA Star Abdel Nader Just Signed a 6 Million Dollar Contract

The rumors are true; Egyptian-American NBA star Abdel Nader just signed a four years contract to switch from Cyclones to Boston Celtics, and it’s worth six-million dollars! Yup, you just read that.     Nader, 23, was the NBA D-League’s Rookie of the Year in 2016-17 where he scored at least 30 points in five […]

Q&A: Sani Sakakini, Palestine’s First Pro-Basketball Player

Q&A: Sani Sakakini, Palestine’s First Pro-Basketball Player

With good news coming out Palestine becoming unfortunately rare, one Palestinian’s story offers a glimmer of hope for anyone with a dream. Despite coming from a country constantly being pulled apart, Sani Sakakini has not only made a name for himself on the court, he’s managed to put Palestinian sports on the radar. The 6’9” […]

Egyptian Basketball Player Stands Out at Minnesota State

Egyptian Basketball Player Stands Out at Minnesota State

Egypt is not known for basketball and so when an Egyptian stands out and shows tremendous talent, he deserves to be recognized. Assem Marie comes from a family where basketball is in their genes. Marei’s father, Ahmed Marei, averaged 2.3 points for the Egyptian Olympic team at the Los Angeles Games in 1984 before going […]

Kobe Bryant In Dubai This Weekend For A Good Cause

Kobe Bryant In Dubai This Weekend For A Good Cause

Ever wondered what it would be like to see Kobe Bryant coach a game of celebrity basketball? No need to wonder anymore: The Lakers MVP (most valuable player) and NBA superstar Kobe Bryant is going to Dubai this weekend to do exactly that. In honor of Health and Fitness weekend, Dubai Multi Commodities Centre (DMCC)  […]