Author Archives: Benjamin Nketsia

Durant won’t visit white house


Kevin Durant says he will not visit President Donald Trump at the White House if the NBA champion Golden State Warriors are invited. “Nah, I won’t do that,” said Durant, the 2017 NBA Finals MVP. “I don’t respect who’s in office right now.” Durant spoke to ESPN on Thursday as his hometown of Seat Pleasant celebrated Kevin Durant Day for all of his ...

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Hoops,Leadership and Legacy: West and company send strong message


Right from the moment when they landed in Ghana,the sense of oneness and group focus was clear as far as the contingent from Africa All Access were concerned. Among them,14 year NBA veteran and now champion David West,budding small forward from the Phoenix Suns Anthony Warren Junior,the recently retired Pops Mensah-Bonsu and founder of Zoetic Energy Jerome Ringo. Their objectives ...

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West and Warren led Africa All Access basketball camp underway


Leadership,Basketball Fundamentals and a possible opportunity to pursue the sport at a higher level awaits the youngsters selected to receive instruction and training from NBA Champion David West and his mentee from the Phoenix Suns T.J Warren. Founder and Chairman of Zoetic Energy,Jerome Ringo emphasized that his organisation’s vision went far beyond just sponsoring basketball camps and developing the youth ...

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HFC Bank present items to GES ahead of National Youth Sports Festival


This year’s National Youth Festival which will see top talent from around the country compete in various disciplines has received a huge boost following the decision of HFC Bank, to support the competition with kits and trophies. The Bank reached an agreement with the Ghana Education Service (GES) last year to support the festival for the next three years. The ...

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T.J Warren excited ahead of basketball clinic at Legon


Phoenix Suns small forward T.J Warren appears eager to share with kids in Ghana the values and skills that have served him well at the professional level when he takes to the courts at the University of Ghana on August 15. The one day clinic will see him team up with NBA Champion David West as well as a number ...

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Trapped in two places: Daniel Amartey’s Leicester predicament


Ahead of Leicester City’s trip to Arsenal on the opening weekend of the 2017/2018 Premier League season, Citi Sports’ Benjamin Nketsia wonders if Daniel Amartey is being properly utilised by the Foxes. Making a quick stop at both the Leicester City official website as well as the Premier League website before putting anything down was essential. I needed to fully ...

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Mensah-Bonsu to join David West camp in Ghana


Former Houston Rockets power forward Pops Mensah-Bonsu is set to team up with NBA Champion David West in a training camp for kids in Ghana according to reports from West and some other NBA players including Rashual Butler and T.J Warren will join some locally based coaches to carry out the clinic at the University of Ghana courts on ...

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Agyemang Badu’s message to Bursaspor fans


Ghana and Bursaspor midfielder Emmanuel Agyemang Badu has highlighted the fan-base of his new club as a critical factor to their possible success or failure this season. The former U-20 World Cup winner is set to begin life with his new club after joining on a season’s long loan following his lengthy stay with Italian side Udinese which spanned eight ...

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Clippers remove Rivers from front office role

NBA: Los Angeles Clippers at Portland Trail Blazers

LA Clippers owner Steve Ballmer is returning Doc Rivers to the primary duty of head coach, freeing him of front-office responsibilities, the owner told ESPN on Friday. Rivers, who held the title of president of basketball operations, will continue to have a strong voice in personnel and organizational matters and will partner with Lawrence Frank, the team’s executive vice president ...

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Sources: Kwadwo Asamoah close to Galatasaray switch


Ghana and Juventus midfielder Kwadwo Asamoah is weighing up the possibility of signing for Galatasaray according to reports emerging from the Turkish and Italian press. The versatile midfielder has seen less than fifty matches in the last three seasons and has emerged as a prime target for Galatasaray boss Igor Tudor who himself featured for Juventus during his playing days. ...

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