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J Cole
11 May
Platinum-selling American rapper J Cole is set to play professional basketball with Rwanda side Patriots BBC in the new Basketball Africa League. The Grammy-winning rapper, whose real name is Jermaine Lamarr Cole, is currently in quarantine in Rwanda ahead of the season opener on Sunday. Patriots will be facing Nigeria's Rivers Hoopers, Tunisia’s US Monastir,…
9 May
Nigeria’s flag bearer at the inaugural edition of the Basketball Africa League (BAL) billed holding from May 16 to 30, 2021, in Kigali, Rwanda, Rivers Hoopers, have been drawn in group A of the championship.
23 Apr
Rivers Hoopers Basketball Club have signed Ugandan international Robinson Odoch Opong as replacement for the injured Festus Ezeli ahead of the Basketball Africa League in Kigali, Rwanda.
26 Feb 2020
Nigeria’s representative at the maiden edition of the Basketball Africa League (BAL), Rivers Hoopers have signed American Kaylon Deshaun Tappin for the tournament, which tips off in March.
24 Feb 2020
Rivers Hoopers’ Head Coach, Ogoh Odaudu has expressed confidence in his team’s chances of making it to the single-elimination playoffs of the Basketball Africa League (BAL) in Kigali
21 Feb 2020
Nigeria’s representatives at the inaugural edition of the Basketball Africa League, Rivers Hoopers have been drawn in the Nile Conference alongside Zamalek of Egypt, Union Sportive Monastirienne of Tunisia
18 Nov 2019
Rivers Hoopers Basketball Club of Port Harcourt beat Raptors of Lagos 97 to 57 to win the 2019 President’s Cup, which ended at the indoor sports hall of the National Stadium, Lagos yesterday.
13 Nov 2019
The 2019 NBBF President Cup Final Eight Championship began yesterday inside the indoor sports hall of the National Stadium, Lagos with defending champions, Rivers Hoopers, drawn with Niger Potters, Civil Defenders and Benue Braves in Group A.
2 Nov 2019
The 2019 President Cup National Final Eight has been slated to hold between November 12th and 17th at the Indoor Sports Hall of the National Stadium in Surulere, Lagos.
25 Oct 2019
Rivers Hoopers’ Center, Victor Anthony was the star of the day as he led the two-time league champions past Lagos Islanders to a fourth straight win in the ongoing NBBF President Cup in Ilorin yesterday.
4 Mar 2019
Nigeria’s representatives at the on-going FIBA Africa Basketball League were yesterday knocked out of the competition by JS Kairouan of Tunisia...
23 Feb 2019
The management of Rivers Hoopers Basketball Club has threatened that the club may withdraw from the median FIBA Africa Basketball League (ABL), if fund is not made available for the team to travel.


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