US basketball "Dream Team" lights up London 2012 in front of First Lady

By Tom Degun at the Basketball Arena on the Olympic Park in London

Kevin Durant_29_JulyJuly 29 - Glitz, glamour and style hit the London 2012 Olympics today as the formidable United States men's basketball team, widely dubbed the "Dream Team" because of the array of superstars in their ranks, got their gold medal campaign off to a perfect start with a huge win over France.

Akabusi appointed first BMBA patron

By David Gold

Kriss Akabusi_April_8April 9 – Britain's former European champion athlete Kriss Akabusi (pictured) has been announced as the first ever patron of the British Masters Basketball Association (BMBA).